Srinagar, January 12 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, a Deputy Superintendent of Police, belonging to Sikh minority community has been detained along with two other men by Indian police in South Kashmir’s Kulgam district.

DSP Devinder Singh was detained along with two local youth, Naveed Ahmad Shah and Rafi Ahmed, by a police team headed by DIG South Kashmir, Atul Goyal at Mir Bazaar in Kulgam of South Kashmir. The police team intercepted DSP’s vehicle and arrested him along with Naveed and Rafi without any reason. »

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Srinagar, January 11 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian police and troops have arrested over three dozen persons in Srinagar and other districts of the territory.

The Indian police, troops and paramilitary personnel during joint cordon and search operations and house raids in the last one week arrested dozens of youth including Nisar Ahmed Dar, Sajjad Ahmed Dar, Amir Ahmed Butt, Sameer Ahmed Najar, Mudassir Ahmed Khan, Abdul Aziz Khan, Muhammad Arif Mir, Mubarak Ahmed Ganai, Jamaat-e-Islami activist Mufti Imran Wani, Imam of a mosque Shabbir Ahmed, Showkat Ahmed Mir, Shabbir Ahmed Mir and Javaid Ahmed Sofi in Srinagar, Budgam, Bandipora, Kulgam, Pulwama, Shopian and Kishtwar districts. »

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One killed, 38 injured in road accidents in Jammu region

Jammu, January 08 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian police have arrested four youth in Kishtwar district.

The police arrested four persons including a Village Defence Committee (VDC) member during house raids in Loharna, Swarbati and other areas of the district.

The VDC member Devi Dass was arrested for allegedly selling a weapon to a member of mujahid organization Hizbul Mujahideen in Kishtwar district, police officials told media men. »

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New Delhi, January 05 (KMS): Former Indian Administrative Service [IAS] officer Kannan Gopinathan, who quit the services over imposition of military siege and lockdown in occupied Jammu & Kashmir after abrogation of Article 370, was detained by Agra police while he was on his way to Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) to deliver a speech on the controversial Citizenship Amendment Act and National Register Certificate. »

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Srinagar, December 24 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, an atmosphere of fear and uncertainty continues to prevail in the Kashmir Valley and Muslim majority areas of Jammu and Ladakh regions as New Delhi-imposed military lockdown entered 142nd running day, today.

Restrictions under Section 144 are in place amid huge presence of Indian forces. Prepaid mobile phone, text messaging and internet services continue to remain shut in the Valley. »

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12 injured in mishap on Srinagar-Jammu highway

Srinagar, December 24 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian police have arrested eight youth in Baramulla and Shopian districts.

The police arrested five youth after conducting a raid on a hotel in Uri area of the Baramulla district.

Senior Superintendent of Police, Baramulla, Abdul Qayoom talking to media men claimed that these youth were going to join the path of armed struggle against Indian occupation of the territory.

The police during house raids arrested three youth in Waripora and Kutpura areas of Shopian district for their active involvement in the ongoing freedom movement. »

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Troops arrest two youth in Sopore, Tral towns

Srinagar, December 23 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, two Indian police personnel were injured in an attack in Kishtwar town.

The police personnel identified as Mohammad Saleem and Ajay Kumar were critically injured in an attack at Filter Plant police post in Simna Colony near Kishtwar town.

The Indian troops and paramilitary personnel launched a siege and search operation in several areas of the town. »

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Srinagar, December 19 (KMS): Indian police arrested a Kashmiri student in Indian state Rajasthan over a social media post on the controversial Citizenship Amendment Act.

Mudassir Lone, a third-year B-Tech student at S S College of Engineering in Udaipur had updated his Instagram status on Tuesday.

His senior, Imran Manzoor told media that some students asked Mudassir to take the post down and apologise but he refused. “Then on Wednesday evening, when he went outside the college, some students asked him to apologise. He denied. The students then manhandled him.” »

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Islamabad, December 16 (KMS): Jammu and Kashmir Employees Movement, and J&K Students and Youth Forum have denounced the controversial Citizenship Amendment law recently passed by the Indian parliament which specifically targets the migrant Muslim community settled in the north-eastern territories of India.

Terming the law as patently immoral and arbitrary, vice Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Employees Movement, Imtiaz Wani in a statement condemned the communal mindset of the Modi regime for passing the controversial law. He said that India was hell bent upon suppressing the Kashmiris’ freedom movement through military might but was destined to fail in its designs. Wani also condemned the continued unlawful detention of Hurriyat leaders and thousands activists »

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Srinagar, December 07 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the administration has issued notifications banning civilian constructions and repairs near Indian Army’s field ordnance depots in various districts of the Kashmir Valley except if they are approved by the army or top district officials.

The move has triggered fear among the masses that it could be a prelude to evicting thousands of residents from their homes. Many people in occupied Kashmir believe that special status of Kashmir was scrapped to facilitate the settlement of outsiders to change the demographic composition of the territory.

The notifications have been issued following the instructions of the defence ministry and under provisions of the Works of Defence Act (WODA), 1903, which is applicable in the whole of the country, they said. »

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