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Srinagar, April 21 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, posters with pictures of Prime Minister of Pakistan, Imran Khan, and Pak Army Chief, General Qamar Javed Bajwa, have appeared in Srinagar and other parts of the valley.

The posters released by Haq-e- Khudiradiat Forum said, “We, Kashmiris, are grateful to Pakistan for its political, diplomatic and moral support.” The posters also featured pictures of Pakistan’s Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi, Parliamentary Committee on Kashmir Chairman Sheharyar Khan Afridi and other leaders. »

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#ConcernRaisedOverHRViolationsInIndia

Brussels, April 21 (KMS): India under Modi-led fascist government is facing growing criticism for its human rights records in Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir and against minorities in the country.

An analytical report released by Kashmir Media Service, today, said that despite admonition by the global human rights watchdogs like Amnesty International, Human Rights Watch and Reporters Without Borders, Indian forces are flouting fundamental rights of the people during nocturnal raids in IIOJK. »

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Srinagar, April 21 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, Tehreek-e-Muzahamat Chairman, Bilal Ahmed Sidiqui, has ridiculed the childish moves by Indian Army like changing the colour of convoy flags in the name of ‘addressing alienation among Kashmiri people’ saying that the same army is involved in killing hundreds of thousands of innocent Kashmiris in the territory.

Bilal Siddiqui was commenting on the Indian Army spokesman’s recent statement that Indian Army is going to change the colour of flags on its vehicles in Kashmir from red to white and blue to address the feeling of alienation among (IIOJK) citizens. The Hurriyat leader said, “The brave people of Jammu and Kashmir remember vividly the thousands of sons killed in fake encounters and in custody, thousands disappeared, tens of thousands tortured and molestation of hundreds of mothers, sisters and daughters by this same occupational army.” »

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Srinagar, April 21 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, Hurriyat leader Javaid Ahmed Mir, has appealed to the International Committee of Red Cross and other human rights organizations to play their role in the release of all illegally detained Kashmiris languishing in different jails of the territory and India.

According to Kashmir Media Service, Javaid Ahmed Mir in a statement issued in Srinagar deplored the silence of the international community over India’s brutal policies in the occupied territory. He urged the global community to come forward in a big way for the peaceful settlement of the Kashmir dispute. »

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Amritsar, India, April 21 (KMS): The Border Security Force (BSF) has sought registration of an FIR against a pigeon from Pakistan.

The pigeon perched itself on the shoulder of a BSF jawan at the Rorawala post in Amritsar last Saturday, apparently after flying across the border, an official said.

The BSF personnel handed over the bird to the police with a demand in writing for taking legal action. »

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Srinagar, April 21 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, National Conference President Farooq Abdullah and Vice President Omar Abdullah, today, paid glowing tributes to the Pakistan’s national poet, Allama Muhammad Iqbal, on his death anniversary.

A statement issued by National Conference in Srinagar said that Farooq Abdullah paid tributes to Allama Iqbal in these words: “Iqbal craved for socio-political and economic emancipation of Kashmiris. His love for his ancestral land is apparent in his poems. On his death anniversary, I pay my earnest tributes to him. There is a lot the present generation can learn from the writings of the great poet, thinker and philosopher.” »

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Srinagar, April 21 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, Indian police arrested two youth in Bandipora district.

The police arrested the youth, Mushtaq Ahmed and Sajjad Ahmed, in Hjin area of the district.

A police spokesman claimed that the youth were over-ground workers of a mujahid organization. »

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Bhagawangola/ Farakka (West Bengal), April 21 (KMS): The Chief Minister of Indian state of West Bengal, Mamata Banerjee, has said that Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has allowed open market sales of coronavirus vaccines after shipments made by him to foreign shores have depleted stocks in India.

Addressing an election meeting at Bhagwangola in Murshidabad district, Mamata Banerjee said that Modi had exported vaccines to other countries to boost his image while states like Maharashtra, Delhi, Rajasthan and West Bengal had struggled to get doses they required to combat the COVID-19 pandemic. »

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Srinagar, April 21 (KMS): Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday recorded highest number of 14 deaths due to COVID-19 since the break out of the pandemic in February, last year.

Jammu division recorded 11 deaths, the highest single day fatalities this year, while the Kashmir Valley reported 3 deaths due to the virus. »

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Pak stance on Kashmir can't be changed: Ashrafi | Daily Kashmir Post EnglishIslamabad, April 21 (KMS): Chairman Pakistan Ulema Council (PUC) and Special Representative to Prime Minister for Interfaith Harmony and Middle East, Hafiz Tahir Mehmood Ashrafi, has said that possibility of Pakistan’s talks with India goes through Kashmir.

According to Kashmir Media Service, talking to media persons in Islamabad, Hafiz Tahir Mehmood Ashrafi said, “Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi has not met Indian Foreign Minister in Dubai as possibility of talks with India goes through Kashmir.” »

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