Exhibition—Losing Sight in Kashmir in British Parliament

London, July 15 (KMS): An exhibition entitled “Losing Sight in Kashmir” depicting human rights situation in occupied Kashmir was organised by Lord Qurban Hussain and MP Kelvin Hopkins in association with Organisation of Kashmir Coalition (OKC) in British Parliament, London.

The Exhibition is in conformity with the observations made in the UN Human Rights Commissioners’ Reports of June 2018 and July 2019 and the Amnesty International`s Report on “Losing Sight in Kashmir.” »

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Barcelona, July 14 (KMS): A huge rally and a signature camp for solidarity with the oppressed people of occupied Kashmir were held in Barcelona, the city of Spain on Saturday.

Prime Minister of Azad Jammu and Kashmir Raja Farooq Haider also participated in both the events. A large number of people from different walks of life attended the rally organized by Nida-e-Kashmir (Voice of Kashmir) led by Raja Mukhtar Soni on the occasion of Kashmir Martyrs Day.

Holding placards and banners, the participants of the rally raised slogans in favour of the people of occupied Kashmir. They marched on the streets of Barcelona’s central area and pledged to continue their support to the people of Kashmir struggling for right to self determination. »

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Jammu, July 13 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir Peoples Movement (JKPM) has paid glowing tributes to the martyrs of July 13, 1931 and all those who became victims of oppression during the last seventy two years of political struggle.

The JKPM organized a function in Rajouri area of Jammu region in connection with the Martyrs’ Day. Addressing on the occasion, APHC leader and the JKPM Chairman, Mir Shahid Saleem, said that it was oppression and suppression unleashed by the Dogra rulers that led to the historic revolt of 13th July 1931, which resulted into the massacre of 22 innocent Kashmiris. »

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Srinagar, July 11 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, people erupted in jubilation soon after New Zealand defeated India in the semi-final of the ICC World Cup on Wednesday night.

Soon after India’s dream of winning the World Cup was shattered by New Zealand, residents of Srinagar could not hide their joy. They took to the streets to celebrate India’s defeat. »

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Islamabad, July 08 (KMS): A walk was held from China Chowk to D Chowk in Islamabad, to pay tributes to popular Kashmiri youth leader, Burhan Muzaffar Wani on his third martyrdom anniversary, today.

The event was organized by APHC-AJK chapter and was attended by a large number of people. AJK Prime Minister Raja Farooq Haidar addressing the participants of the walk paid rich tributes to Burhan Wani and other Kashmiri martyrs. He said Burhan Wani played an important role in highlighting the Kashmir freedom struggle. »

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Srinagar, July 08 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, complete shutdown marked by curfew and other restrictions is being observed across the territory to commemorate the third martyrdom anniversary of popular Kashmiri youth leader, Burhan Muzaffar Wani, today.

The shutdown call has been given by the Joint Resistance Leadership to pay tributes to Burhan Wani, his associates and other martyrs of 2016 mass uprising and to reaffirm the Kashmiris’ resolve to take the ongoing freedom movement to it its logical conclusion. Burhan Wani was martyred by Indian troops in a fake encounter in Kokernag area of Islamabad district on July 08, 2016. »

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Srinagar, June 23 (KMS): As Government of India has suspended the trade across the Line of Control (LoC), traders of both parts of Kashmir are holding a three-day conference from today at Tashkent in Uzbekistan to chalk out a strategy to push for its resumption.

The two business delegations from occupied Kashmir would be led by President of Kashmir Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI), Sheikh Ashiq, and President of Jammu Chamber of Commerce and Industry (JCCI), Rakesh Gupta. The President of Poonch cross-LoC Traders Association, Pawan Anand, will also be part of the delegation. »

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Srinagar, June 17 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir Ummat-e-Islami has announced programmes to commemorate the 25th martyrdom anniversary of Qazi Nisar Ahmed.

Ummat-e-Islami has called for a complete shutdown in Islamabad town on June 19. »

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Srinagar, June 10 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, a delegation of Jammu and Kashmir Muslim League visited the residences of martyrs in Pulwama and Islamabad districts and extended their sympathies with the bereaved families.

The delegation was led by Muhammad Rafiq Ganai. While speaking to the mourners in Penjran, Pulwama, and Nowgam, Islamabad, he said, “India instead of taking measures to resolve the long-pending Kashmir dispute in its historical perspective wants to thrust its choice on the Kashmiri people through the barrel of gun.” »

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Srinagar, May 28 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, a delegation of Young Men’s League led by its chairman, Imtiyaz Ahmad Reshi, visited Shopian to express solidarity with the family members of rape and murder victims, Aasiya and Nilofar in connection with the anniversary of the tragedy.

The delegation offered fateha for the victim women. Imtiaz Reshi who was accompanied by party leader Shakeelur Rehman on the occasion said the sacrifices offered by Aasiya and Nilofar would not be allowed to go in vein.

He said India is using rape as an instrument to crush freedom sentiment of the people of Jammu and Kashmir. He said that Shopian incident was a grave crime and urged the United Nations to probe it through a tribunal and punish the Indian troops involved in the heinous crime.

Hurriyat leader, Ghulam Muhammad Khan Sopori in a statement also expressed condolences with the family members of Aasiya and Nilofar. The Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Muslim conference, Shabbir Ahmed Dar in a statement also remembered the innocent victims of Indian state terrorism.

Meanwhile, Hurriyat leader Farooq Ahmed Tawheedi visited the residence of martyred Zakir Musa at Noorpora in Tral area of Pulwama district. He offered condolences with the bereaved family.

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