Flays Aasiya Andrabi’s illegal detention in Tihar jail

ISLAMABAD, January 04 (KMS): Federal Minister of Human Rights, Dr Shireen Mazari has said that the Narendra Modi government has violated Article 76 and 83 of the Geneva Convention by moving the Kashmiri Hurriyat activist, Aasiya Andrabi to Tihar jail in New Delhi.

Addressing a press briefing alongside Aasiya Andrabi’s son, Shireen Mazari said, called out the Indian government for committing war crimes by moving prisoners from Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir to India and violating the Geneva Convention through ill-treatment of women prisoners.

“Article 76 says that women shall be confined in separate quarters and shall be under the direct supervision of women… and the detainees have the right to be visited by the Red Cross but Indian authorities don’t even provide doctors,” said Mazari. “Andrabi and two other women with her are unwell but the Indian government is denying her medical assistance.” »

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Srinagar, January 04 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, families of three martyred youth, who were killed in Srinagar fake encounter by the Indian troops on Wednesday, staged a protest in Srinagar, today.

The families during a protest at Press Enclave in Srinagar demanded action and the culprit troops and return of bodies of the youth.

The families, shouting “We want justice”, “We want justice”, “impartial probe” slogans, said that Indian troops are killing Kashmiri youth for getting promotion and medals.

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Srinagar, January 04 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, the All Parties Hurriyat Conference Vice Chairman Ghulam Ahmad Gulzar in a letter to the UN General Secretary, António Guterres, said that people of Jammu and Kashmir seek his help and attention for settlement of the Kashmir dispute as World Body’s resolutions and aspirations of the Kashmiri people.

In the letter written on behalf of the people of Jammu and Kashmir, Ghulam Ahmad Gulzar said, “We also seek your legitimate and obligatory intervention to take needful steps to stop gruesome and brutal initiation of ethnic cleansing in Jammu and Kashmir by the Indian Hindu imperialism since August 5, 2019.” »

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Jammu, January 04 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, a truck driver was killed in police custody in Kahtua district of Jammu region.

The family members of the deceased truck driver, Amandeep Singh, said that he was murdered by police for not paying a bribe. Amandeep Singh was arrested by Hiranagar Police on December 22, 2020 for transporting bovine, said family members during protest outside Kathua hospital, where the body of the deceased has been kept. »

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Srinagar, Jan 04 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, Kashmiri brides from Azad Kashmir origin on Monday reiterated that Kashmir is not a safer place for them and demand repatriation to their homeland.

Addressing a news conference in Srinagar, the Kashmiri brides said, “We want the Government of India to allow us to return home to meet our dear ones there. The government has rejected us as citizens and it makes no sense for the authorities to stop us from deporting to our residential places,” they said. »

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New Delhi Jan 04 (KMS): In India, four more farmers died over the past 24 hours, raising the toll to sixty during the farmers’ protest against anti-farmers laws passed by Modi government.

The four Indian formers died at Tikri and Singhu near Delhi border over the past 24 hours. The toll of farmers from Punjab and Haryana alone crossed 50, union leaders slammed the ruling Haryana BJP-JJP alliance leadership for their silence on the loss of lives. No condolences have come from the ruling alliance leaders, said BKU leader Gurnam Singh Charuni. »

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Srinagar January 04 (KMS): Kashmiris on both sides of the Line of Control and the world over will observe the Right to Self-Determination Day, tomorrow, with the pledge to continue their liberation struggle till it reaches its ultimate goal.

It was on 5th January in 1949 when the United Nations Security Council passed a resolution supporting the Kashmiris’ right to decide their future by themselves through UN-sponsored plebiscite.

The day will be marked by various activities including rallies, seminars and conferences across the world to remind the UN that it must implement its relevant resolutions to settle the Kashmir dispute to save the Kashmiris from the Indian brutalities.

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Srinagar, January 04 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, Hurriayt leaders and organizations have called upon the United Nations and the international community to fulfill their pledge by granting the Kashmiris their basic right, right to self-determination.

Senior Hurriyat leader Ghulam Muhammad Khan Sopori, in a statement issued in Srinagar on the eve of the adoption of January 5, 1949, UN Security Council’s resolution on Self-Determination of the Kashmiris urged international human rights organizations to investigate the grave human rights violations by Indian troops in occupied Kashmir, including the January 6, 1993 Sopore massacre when the occupation troops martyred 57 innocent Kashmiris and detonated more than 400 houses and shops in the town. He said that India is violating basic human rights of Kashmiris as the international community, including the United Nations, has maintained a criminal silence on its crimes against Kashmiris. He said that inhumane treatment of Kashmiri detainees was part of India’s aggressive and cruel policy. Khan Sopori said that the resolution of the Security Council dated January 5, 1949 guaranteed a lasting and peaceful resolution of the Kashmir dispute but lamented that the United Nations had not yet implemented its own resolution. »

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Srinagar, January 04 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, an elderly man injured in a grenade blast succumbed, today, in Pulwama district.

A 70-year-old man, who had suffered injuries in his leg following a grenade blast at bus stand Tral two days ago, died at his residence on Monday.

The man was among eight civilians injured in a grenade blast at bus stand in Tral on January 2.

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Jammu, January 04 (KMS): The Jammu and Kashmir People’s Association (JKPA) has said that fake encounters have become a new norm in occupied Jammu and Kashmir and the world should take notice of it.

In a statement issued in Jammu, JKPA Chairman Aquib Wani said that Indian authorities were involved in ethnic cleansing of Kashmiri Muslims. “It’s high time for peace loving civilised nations to take notice of gross human rights abuses and growing trend of fake encounters in Kashmir,” he added. »

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