Srinagar, June 12 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Tehreek-e-Wahdat-e-Islami (TWI), has lamented that Indian forces have continued various forms of state terrorism on the innocent Kashmiris who have been striving hard to achieve their inalienable right to self-determination as per the relevant UN Security Council resolutions.

TWI leaders said this during a meeting of its Bandipora unit at Nowgam in Bandipora district, today. Besides the party leaders and activists belonging to the Bandipora unit, some central leaders including Mohammad Maqbool Magami, Fayaz Ahmad and Imtiyaz Hussain Bahar also participated in the meeting. »

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Srinagar, June 12 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyat leader, Javaid Ahmed Mir, has said that the Kashmiri people have rendered unparalleled sacrifices in their struggle for securing their right to self-determination during the last over seven decades.

Javaid Ahmed Mir in a statement issued in Srinagar paid rich tributes to the Kashmiri youth who had given their hot blood for the sacred cause of freedom from Indian subjugation.

He said Kashmir is a nuclear flashpoint in the region and Pakistan and India have fought wars over the territory. He said it the responsibility of international community to play role in a peaceful resolution of the Kashmir dispute »

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Srinagar, June 12 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, justice continues to elude the family of the 12th class student, Tufail Mattoo, despite the passage of a decade to his cold-blooded murder.

According to Kashmir Media Service, Tufail Mattoo had died on the spot after a teargas shell fired by Indian police hit him near Ghani Memorial College in Srinagar on June 11, 2010. His killing had led to the mass uprising in the occupied territory in that year.

Five years later, the occupation authorities had closed the case on the basis of witnesses being untraceable. Tufail Mattoo’s father, Muhammad Ashraf Mattoo, fought a legal battle for reinvestigation of the case. The case was re-opened but a conclusion is still not in sight.

“My son has completed ten years in the grave. He has not got justice so far. But I am undeterred. I will fight. Despite my case being strong, there was no fair trial. Our struggle has exposed them, at least,” Muhammad Ashraf Mattoo said in an interview in Srinagar. »

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Srinagar, June 12 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, National Conference Additional General Secretary, Mustafa Kamal, has admitted that the All Parties Hurriyat Conference Chairman, Syed Ali Gilani, always speaks truth about Kashmir.

Mustafa Kamal talking to reporters on the sidelines of a function at the NC Headquarters in Srinagar said that whenever Syed Ali Gilani talked about the UN resolutions about Kashmir, it was based on facts and he always spoke truth.

He said that situation in Kashmir would have been totally different today, if the UN resolutions had been implemented in letter and spirit. He added that Kashmir had never acceded to India like other states.

Mustafa Kamal said that the BJP-led Indian government murdered the democracy not only in Kashmir but across India. “This party abrogated special status of Jammu and Kashmir without taking elected representatives into confidence and jailed them. »

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Islamabad, June 12 (KMS): Vice Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Pir Panjal Freedom Movement (JKPPFM), Qazi Muhammad Imran, while paying tributes to the Kashmiri youth recently martyred by Indian troops in Shopian has said that India has crossed all the limits of oppression in occupied Kashmir.

Qazi Imran in a statement issued in Islamabad said that India was killing innocent Kashmiris every day to eradicate the Muslim majority identity of occupied Kashmir.

He said, if India thinks that it will achieve its desired results by massacring the Kashmiri people, then it is mistaken. Kashmiris only want freedom from India and they will one day succeed in their struggle, he added. »

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Srinagar, June 12 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, political parties have criticized the new Media Policy-2020, terming it a direct assault on the free press and akin to suppress the voices of dissent.

The Jammu and Kashmir Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) spokesman in a statement issued in Srinagar termed the media policy a step towards demolishing the democratic institutions, militating against journalists and killing free voices with absolute impunity.

He said that by bringing in the new media policy, the Modi government is actually implementing yet another element of the agenda it embarked on August 05, last year, to disenfranchise and disempower the people of the occupied territory. »

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New Delhi, June 12 (KMS): Professor Wali Akhtar Nadwi, head of the Arabic Department at the Delhi University died after he was denied treatment at around six private hospitals in New Delhi and Noida.

Professor Wali Akhtar Nadwi had shown COVID-19 symptoms but the hospitals refused to admit him.

On June 2 Professor Wali Akhtar found out that he was having a fever. Since then his family members approached around six private hospitals including Delhi’s Bansal Hospital, Fortis Hospital, Holy Family Hospital, Moolchand Hospital and Kailash Hospital in Noida but all of them refused to admit him. Some of them said they don’t admit patients having fever and some said they don’t have a bed available. »

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Srinagar, June 12 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, as many as 28 troops of Indian Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) posted in Kulgam district tested positive for coronavirus.

Officials said that the CRPF personnel were found infected during a contact-tracing exercise after the death of a 44-year-old coronavirus-infected constable on June 6.

They said that they had collected samples of 75 personnel from the 90th battalion, where the deceased constable, a nursing assistant, was posted. The reports of 28 of them returned positive for coronavirus, the officials added.

All the affected personnel have been isolated and other results are awaited, they said.

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Srinagar, June 12 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, a delegation led by APHC leader and the Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Social Peace Forum (JKSPF), Advocate Devinder Singh Behl, visited Shopian and expressed solidarity with the family members of the martyred youth and illegally detained Hurriyat leader.

The delegation visited the house of illegally detained Hurriyat leader, Shakeel Ahmed, whose mother passed away with the wish to see her son one last time.

It is to worth mentioning here that Shakeel Ahmed has been languishing in Lucknow Jail in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh for the past over ten months following his arrest, last year. Shakeel Ahmed is among the thousands of Kashmiris who were arrested by the Indian authorities after Narendra Modi-led fascist government in New Delhi repealed the special status of occupied Kashmir on August 05, 2019, and placed the territory under military lockdown. »

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United Nations, June 12 (KMS): A top Pakistani diplomat has urged the world community to intervene and hold India accountable for its “grave” breaches of international humanitarian law and war crimes in occupied Kashmir, as he highlighted the decades of Kashmiri people’s sufferings now compounded by the coronavirus pandemic.

“Our efforts to fight COVID-19 and its humanitarian impact must not remain oblivious to challenges posed by the pandemic in situations of protracted conflicts, foreign occupation and alien domination,” Ambassador Munir Akram told the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC), the economic arms of the United Nations. »

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