Istanbul, February 07 (KMS): A big protest demonstration was organized by Pak-Turk Institute in front of the Indian embassy in Istanbul, Turkey, against Indian occupation of Kashmir.

The demonstration was participated by Pakistani, Kashmiri and the Turk citizens. The participants of the demonstration raised the slogans like “Pak-Turk doosti zindabad”, “Pakistan, Tukey bhayee, bhayee,” and “Hindu zahniyat kahan say ayee.”

The chief patron of the organization, Dr Nadeem Chaudhry, addressing the gathering said, “We will keep exposing India’s true face and unveil its fascist mentality at every nook and corner of peaceful world.” »

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Illegal detention of Mian Abdul Qayoom under PSA extended

Srinagar, February 07 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the All Parties Hurriyat Conference Chairman, Syed All Gilani, the Hurriyat forum led by Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and other pro-freedom organizations have urged the people to observe complete shutdown on Sunday and Tuesday on the martyrdom anniversaries of liberation leaders, Muhammad Afzal Guru and Muhammad Maqbool Butt to reaffirm the pledge to carry forward the martyrs’ mission and the freedom movement.

India had hanged Muhammad Afzal Guru on 9th of February in 2013 in New Delhi’s Tihar Jail and Muhammad Maqbool Butt on 11th February in 1984 in the same jail for their role in the Kashmir freedom movement. Their bodies remain buried in the premises of the jail.

Syed All Gilani in a statement issued in Srinagar described the executions of Muhammad Afzal Guru and Muhammad Maqbool Butt as the most shameful acts of the Indian government and a blot on the so-called democratic face of India. »

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Srinagar, February 07 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the authorities have slapped draconian law, Public Safety Act (PSA), on former puppet Chief Ministers, Omar Abdullah and Mehbooba Mufti.

Under the Public Safety Act, National Conference leader, Omar Abdullah and Peoples Democratic Party leader, Mehbooba Mufti, can be jailed for 3 months without trial. Both the leaders, who are already under detention since 5th August 2019, the day when India revoked the special status of occupied Kashmir, will continue to be detained.

National Conference, General Secretary, Ali Mohammed Sagar, was also served a PSA notice by the authorities.

Similarly, senior PDP leader, Sartaj Madani, was also booked under the PSA. Madani is the maternal uncle of Mehbooba Mufti. »

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Srinagar, February 07 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir Young Men’s League has said that it held protest demonstrations in Srinagar against the continued human rights violations by Indian troops in the territory.

The Jammu and Kashmir Young Men’s League in a statement issued in Srinagar said that activists of the party gathered at various places outside masaajid after Juma prayers in Srinagar, raising pro-freedom and anti-India slogans.

The speakers in their speeches denounced the state terrorism and the continued siege that was causing huge hardships to the people of the territory. The participants of the protests vowed to carry on their sacred resistance till complete success. »

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Srinagar, February 07 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the All Parties Hurriyat Conference Chairman, Syed All Gilani, has called for complete shutdown on the occasion of martyrdom anniversaries of liberation leaders, Muhammad Afzal Guru and Muhammad Maqbool Butt (on February 9 and 11) to reaffirm the pledge to carry forward the martyrs’ mission and the freedom movement.

Muhammad Maqbool Butt was hanged by India in New Delhi’s Tihar Jail on 11th February in 1984. Muhammad Afzal Guru was executed in the same jail on 9th February, 2013, for their role in the Kashmir freedom movement. The bodies of the two leaders remain buried in the premises of the jail. »

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Calls for observing complete strike in IOK on Feb 9, 11

Srinagar, February 07 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyat forum led by Mirwaiz Umar Farooq has paid glowing tributes to prominent Kashmiri liberation leaders, Muhammad Maqbool Butt and Muhammad Afzal Guru, on the eve of their martyrdom anniversaries.

Indian authorities had hanged Muhammad Maqbool Butt in New Delhi’s Tihar Jail on 11th February in 1984 while Muhammad Afzal Guru was sent to the gallows in the same jail on 9th February, 2013, for their role in the Kashmir freedom movement. Their bodies remain buried in the premises of the jail. »

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Srinagar, February 07 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, hundreds of posters have surfaced before the martyrdom anniversaries of prominent Kashmiri liberation leaders, Muhammad Maqbool Butt and Muhammad Afzal Guru, appealing people to observe complete strike on their anniversaries.

India had hanged Muhammad Maqbool Butt in New Delhi’s Tihar Jail on 11th February in 1984 and Muhammad Afzal Guru in the same jail on 9th February, 2013, for their role in the ongoing Kashmir freedom movement. Their bodies remain buried in the premises of the jail.

These posters have been pasted at all important places including Srinagar, Budgam, Ganderbal, Baramulla, Bandipora, Pulwama, Shopian and the highways and streets of other districts of the territory. »

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Jammu, February 07 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Internet ban since August 5, last year, has badly affected the sale of smartphones as it requires registration of an email-ID and Internet to get started.

Though the all sections of society including traders were badly affected after the imposition of lockdown and communications blockade by the Indian government when it repealed the special status of Kashmir on August 5, the smartphone sellers were among the worst hit. Due to snapping of mobile telephone and Internet in Kashmir, all mobile phone sellers have faced a major slowdown in sales. »

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Birmingham, February 07 (KMS): Different events were held in different areas of the United Kingdom (UK) in connection with the Kashmir Solidarity Day with the pledge that British Kashmiris and Pakistanis would continue to support the people of Kashmir in their just struggle for securing their right to self-determination.

A conference in this regard was organised by Tehreek-e-Kashmir, UK, at Pakistan Community Centre in Derby to express solidarity with the oppressed people of occupied Kashmir. Maulana Mufti Fazal Ahmed Qadri chaired the conference.

On the occasion, Vice Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Salvation Movement (JKSM), Altaf Ahmed Butt, said that the people of the UK, by making human chains, arranging seminars and Kashmir solidarity conferences, showed the world that India was an occupying force and committing war crimes against the innocent Kashmiris fighting for their basic rights in the occupied territory. »

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Srinagar, February 07 (KMS): A young Kashmiri was beaten to death in Indian state of Rajisthen, today.

A19-year-old youth, identified as Basit Ahmed Khan of Kupwara district after being beaten up by a Hindu communal group, succumbed to his injuries in Hassanpora-Hathwada area of Rajasthan.

Aadil Ahmed Thoker, a colleague of the deceased youth, told media men in Srinagar over phone that after completion of day’s work, he, along with his co-workers, was on way to his room that the Hindu extremists beat up Basit to pulp resulting into serious injuries. He was later rushed to a hospital where he was admitted but succumbed to his injuries. »

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