Srinagar, January 10 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chief, Mehbooba Mufti has said that her party’s youth president, Waheed Parra was detained by Counter Intelligence Kashmir (CIK), a wing of police, in Jammu after granted bail.

Mehbooba Mufti in a tweet questioned the arrest of Waheed Parra, saying that this is brazen contempt of court. »

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Srinagar, Jan 08 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, Imam of Srinagar Jamia Masjid, Mufti Ghulam Rasool Samoon has denounced the continued illegal detention of Anjuman Auqaf Jamia Masjid President, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq.

Mufti Ghulam Rasool Samoon addressing the congregational gathering at the Jamia Masjid said that the pulpit of the largest religious place and spiritual centre of Kashmir, Jamia Masjid Srinagar, continued to be silent for the 76th Friday now which otherwise would reverberate with the teachings of Qaalallah Wa Qaalar Rasool by the Mirwaiz Umar Farooq.

He said, the continued illegal detention of the Mirwaiz is not only unjustified and the worst form of dictatorship but was also totally unacceptable to the people. »

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Islamabad, January 06 (KMS): Speakers at a seminar hosted by Kashmir Institute of International Relations (KIIR) in Islamabad made a passionate appeal to the UN Security Council to implement its resolutions that guaranteed right to self-determination to the people of Jammu and Kashmir.

Held in connection with Right to self-Determination Day on Tuesday, the seminar titled “Denial of Right to Self-Determination & BJP’s Hindu Conquest of Kashmir” was attended and addressed by prominent rights activists, academicians, former diplomats, law experts and Kashmiri leaders hailing from both sides of the Line of Control (LoC). The speakers included MNA Ms Noureen Farooq Abrahim Khan, JI leader Abdul Rashid Turabi, Pakistan Peoples Party AJK President Chaudhry Abdul Lateef Akbar, Syed Muhammad Ali Director Centre for Aerospace Security Studies (CASS), Prof Dr Muhammad Khan, Dr Owais Wasi, Dr Qaisir Raja, Syed Faiz Naqashbandi, Muhammad Ahmed Saghar and Advocate Parveez Shah. The event was chaired by KIIR Chairman, Altaf Hussain Wani, while Chairman Kashmir Committee Shaheryar Khan Afridi was chief guest but due to ill health could not speak. »

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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, 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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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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Jammu, January 03 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, Jammu-based Jammu and Kashmir People’s Movement (JKPM) and Jammu and Kashmir Social Peace Forum have strongly condemned the killing of three innocent boys in a fake encounter by Indian troops in Srinagar on Wednesday.

The JKPM Chairman, Mir Shahid Saleem while speaking at a meeting in Jammu said Indian troops, who are enjoying impunity under draconian Armed Forces Special Powers Act ( AFSPA) are on a killing spree. He said the innocent killings in Kashmir have become an order of the day and there is no accountability of the troops’ actions. He said the forces would continue to kill people until they are enjoying impunity under the AFSPA. »

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New Delhi, December 27 (KMS): Devinder Singh Behl, leader of the All Parties Hurriyat Conference and Chairman of the Jammu and Kashmir Social Peace Forum, has said that the fascist government of India has banned media freedom not only in occupied Jammu and Kashmir but across India as well.

Devinder Singh Behl while addressing protesting farmers in Delhi said that in fact Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is working on the RSS agenda of Hindutva to wipe out all minorities from India and turn the country into a purely Hindu state. »

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Srinagar, December 27 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, Jammu and Kashmir Ummat-e-Islami has denounced the frequent harassment of its Chairman, Qazi Yasir by Indian forces’ personnel saying that he has been harassed constantly since his release in May after nearly two years of detention.

Indian police have raided his house dozens of times during the night and harassed male and female members of the family. The Police have also raided the homes of his close associates and friends including the senior member of Ummat-e-Islami. »

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Srinagar, December 24 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, the Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Muslim Conference, Shabbir Ahmed Dar, the Chairperson of Muslim Khawateen Markaz, Yasmeen Raja, and International Forum for Justice and Human Rights Chairman, Mohammad Ahsan Untoo, today, visited Islamabad district and met with a number of people including ailing Hurriyat leader, Muhammad Ashraf Sofi.

The delegation also visited Mahaz-e- Azadi President, Muhammad Iqbal Mir, who had returned from New Delhi, India, after a surgery. »

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