2021 April 29 » Kashmir Media Service

Srinagar, April 29 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, the All Parties Hurriyat Conference (APHC) has expressed deep concern over the plight of the illegally detained Hurriyat leaders and activists, languishing in different jails of India and the territory.

The APHC Chief Organiser, Chaudhry Shaheen Iqbal in a statement issued in Srinagar condemned the inhuman behaviour meted out to the freedom-loving prisoners of conscience at the hands of ruthless jail authorities and urged the United Nations Council for Human Rights, Amnesty International, International Committee of the Red Cross and Human Rights Watch to take cognizance of the grave threat to the lives of the illegally detained Hurriyat leaders and activists in wake of increasing Covid 19 pandemic. »

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Srinagar, April 29 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, posters and pamphlets were displayed and distributed in Srinagar and other areas, appealing people to support the Kashmiris’ liberation movement.

The posters and pamphlets were displayed and distributed by the Jammu and Kashmir Democratic Justice Party (JKDJP) with slogans against forcible implementation of Hindutva agenda. »

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#RapistIndianArmedForces

Islamabad, April 29 (KMS): Indian armed forces’ personnel are rapists in uniform and even women officers of the forces are not safe from their barbarity.

A report released by Kashmir Media Service, today, said that earlier this week, a woman pilot of Indian Air Force (IAF) moved the High Court of Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir after facing sexual harassment by a senior officer. She also raised objection to the way the Internal Complaints Committee of the Armed Forces conducted its inquiry. »

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Doesn’t figure in India’s interim allocation list of Tocilizumab

Ban on import of Indian medicines lifted - Pakistan - DAWN.COMSrinagar, April 29 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, as relatives of COVID-19 patients continue to report a shortage of key drugs like Remdesivir, Jammu and Kashmir does not figure in India’s interim allocation list of Tocilizumab injections.

Remdesivir is primarily meant for moderately, severely ill COVID-19 patients while tocilizumab is given to those who are severely, critically ill. »

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Srinagar, April 29 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, the International Forum for Justice and Human Rights Jammu and Kashmir (IFJHRJK) has expressed its serious concern over the well-being of the Kashmiri political prisoner in Indian jails after over 292 detainees and 60 jail officials tested COVID-19 positive.

The IFJHRJK Chairman, Muhammad Ahsan Untoo in a statement issued in Srinagar said that some Kashmiri prisoners were on life saving drugs and if they are infected by the virus, it will be harmful for them. Many of the detainees are diabetic and medicos have warned that the coronavirus infection is fatal for such patients, he added. »

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Syed Faiz Naqshbandi (@NaqshbandiFaiz) | TwitterIslamabad, April 29 (KMS): The Convener of Azad Jammu and Kashmir chapter of Mirwaiz-led Hurriyat forum, Syed Faiz Naqshbandi has said that durable peace in the region is impossible without permanently resolving the lingering Kashmir dispute.

Syed Faiz Naqshbandi addressing a prayers and condolence session on the occasion of death anniversary of former AJK President and a religious, social and spiritual leader of Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, Maulana Muhammad Yousuf Shah, paid glowing tributes to the unprecedented sacrifices of Maulana Yousuf Shah and other Kashmiri martyrs. »

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High Court quashes govt order about re-registration of outside vehicles - The Kashmir MonitorSrinagar, April 29 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, the High Court has quashed the circular issued by the administration for the re-registration of the vehicles brought from outside to the territory.

Advocate Zahoor Ahmad Butt, who had filed the petition in the High Court said that the Division Bench of Justice Ali Muhammad Magray and Vince Chatterji Koul quashed the order.

“Car owners with outside registration number can drive the vehicles in Jammu and Kashmir. There is no need to re-register or pay any token tax,” he said citing the order. »

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US Tells Citizens To Leave India As Covid Swamps HospitalsWashington, April 29 (KMS): The US government has asked its citizens to leave India as soon as possible because of the country’s escalating COVID-19 crisis.

In a Level 4 travel advisory — the highest issued by the State Department – the US citizens were told “not to travel to India or to leave as soon as it is safe to do so.” There are 14 direct daily flights between India and the US and other services that connect through Europe, the department said. »

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Transporters strike hits life in Jammu, protest staged | State TimesJammu, April 29 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, transporters staged a protest demonstration in Jammu demanding a hike in passenger fare for their survival.

Angry over the authorities’ decision of capping the seating capacity in public transport at 50 per cent, the protesters assembled near General Bus Stand in Jammu and held a demonstration. The protesters were led by Chairman of the All Jammu and Kashmir Transport Welfare Association, T S Wazir. They burnt the tyres of vehicles and shouted slogans in support of their demand. »

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 ‘We are witnessing a crime against humanity’

It’s hard to convey the full depth and range of the trauma, the chaos and the indignity that people are being subjected to. Meanwhile, Modi and his allies are telling us not to complain

During a particularly polarising election campaign in the state of Uttar Pradesh in 2017, India’s prime minister, Narendra Modi, waded into the fray to stir things up even further. From a public podium, he accused the state government – which was led by an opposition party – of pandering to the Muslim community by spending more on Muslim graveyards (kabristans) than on Hindu cremation grounds (shamshans). With his customary braying sneer, in which every taunt and barb rises to a high note mid-sentence before it falls away in a menacing echo, he stirred up the crowd. “If a kabristan is built in a village, a shamshan should also be constructed there,” he said.

“Shamshan! Shamshan!” the mesmerised, adoring crowd echoed back. »

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