2020 June 27 » Kashmir Media Service

Srinagar, June 27 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir Students Youth Forum has said that its activists held protest demonstrations in Srinagar and Islamabad districts against the Indian government’s move to allow opening of liquor shops in the territory.

The Jammu and Kashmir Students Youth Forum in a statement issued in Srinagar said that a large number of party activists gathered in Srinagar and Islamabad areas, protesting against the Indian decision. The protesters raised anti-India and pro-freedom slogans. »

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Jammu, June 27 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Pir Panjal Peace Foundation (JKPPPF), Muhammad Hanif Kalas, has denounced issuance of domicile certificates to Indian citizens.

Muhammad Hanif Kalas in a statement issued in Jammu deplored that the Indian government, under the new coercive law, has started issuing domicile certificates to non-state subjects. He said that the move was violation of international law and was aimed at turning the Muslim majority of the territory into a minority.

Hanif Kalas strongly condemned the Indian move and called upon the international community, in general, and the United Nations, in particular, to intervene immediately and stop the Indian government from its illegal actions in the occupied territory. »

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Srinagar, June 27 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir Democratic Freedom Party (JKDFP) has said that the new Media Policy-2020 is an atrocious assault on the press freedom in the territory.

A DFP spokesman in a statement issued in Srinagar termed the new policy as yet another attack on journalists and the freedom of press in the territory. He said that the media policy was a crafty move on the part of the occupation authorities and a malicious attempt to bring down the free-media and journalists, who played a crucial role in exposing Indian brutalities and bringing Kashmir into international limelight despite suffocating military siege and communication blockade imposed by the Indian government on 5th August 2019. »

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Srinagar, June 27 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the family of illegally detained ailing Hurriyat leader, Shahid-ul-lslam, has urged the Indian authorities to shift him from New Delhi’s Tihar jail to the Kashmir Valley to save him from getting affected with the coronavirus.

The family members of the detained leader in a statement issued in Srinagar said that Shahid-ul-lslam was diabetic and had not been feeling well at Tihar jail. They said that spread of COVID-19 inside the prison had made his life even vulnerable to the deadly infection as several inmates were infected with the virus.

“We have learnt from reliable quarters that one inmate at Tihar has already died of coronavirus,” the family members said. »

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Srinagar, June 27 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, an Indian Army vehicle crushed a 12-year-old boy to death in Kupwara district.

The boy, Farhan Ahmad Sher Gojri, was critically injured after the Indian Army vehicle ran over him in Shadipora, Kigam area of the district. The boy was shifted to a nearby hospital where doctors declared him brought dead. »

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Islamabad, June 27 (KMS):  Federal Minister for Information and Broadcasting Senator Shibli Faraz has said that due to the diplomatic offensive of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf government and exposure of Indian crimes in Occupied Kashmir by the international media, the world community has refused to buy Indian narrative on the Kashmir issue.

Shibli was speaking at a seminar marking the ‘International Day in Support of Victims of Torture’ organized by Ministry of Information and Broadcasting here titled ‘Humans without Human Rights in Indian Occupied Jammu and Kashmir.’ »

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Jammu, June 27 (KMS): Senior leader of Indian national Congress and Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha (upper house of Indian parliament), Ghulam Nabi Azad, has said that Modi government is misleading the nation on Chinese advancements in Ladakh and subsequent killing of Indian soldiers in Galwan Valley.

Ghulam Nabi Azad in a video message said, “We were hopeful that our Prime Minister would give a befitting reply to China, but instead of this PM gave a certificate to the Chinese troops that they did not intrude into India territory.” »

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Islamabad, June 27 (KMS): The Institute of Strategic Studies Islamabad (ISSI) organized a Webinar on Illegal Use of Pellet Guns in Indian Occupied Jammu and Kashmir to mark the International Day in Support of the Victims of Torture.

The webinar brought together distinguished speakers and legal experts on the issue. Ambassador Zahoor Ahmad, Additional Secretary (Asia-Pacific), Ministry of Foreign Affairs was the Chief Guest at the occasion.

The panellists included: Mr. Ahmer Bilal Soofi, President, Research Society of International Law (RSIL) and former federal Minister for Law and Justice, Parliamentary Affairs and Human Rights, Barrister Ali Sultan, Vice-President, RSIL and Dr. Andreea Stoian Karadeli, an independent expert, on Human Rights and national security, Istanbul. »

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Islamabad, June 27 (KMS): All Parties Hurriyat Conference Azad Jammu and Kashmir chapter leader and Vice-Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Peoples Movement (JKPM), Abdul Majeed Malik, has condemned the ongoing killing spree unleashed by Indian troops in occupied Kashmir.

Abdul Majeed Malik talking to a delegation from Kotli, Azad Kashmir, which met him in Islamabad, deplored that India had further escalated its state terrorism in the occupied territory and every day Kashmiri youth were being martyred during cordon and search operations. »

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