Srinagar, November 13 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, reports coming out from the internet-restricted Kashmir valley suggest that Indian forces’ personnel roam in plainclothes in private vehicles and arrest any teenage boy seen outside his house as if being a teenager has become the biggest crime in the territory.

The families of the boys being detained by Indian forces have approached the media in Srinagar to share the ordeal. They said that the authorities are not only picking up their children but are also making them pay for the meals, served to their wards in custody.

At least five families in a Srinagar locality said that police personnel in civvies were picking up children, aged 14 to 16 years, bundling them into private vehicles and taking them to police stations. »

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Jammu, November 09 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops arrested the Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Anjuman Seerat Committee, Kishtwar, Maulana Abdul Qayoom, today.

The troops arrested Maulana Qayoom along with his associate, Naseer Ahmed Baghwan, from Kishtwar town, early morning. The troops also arrested another person identified as Shabbir Hussain in the town.

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New Delhi, October 31 (KMS): The Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) has termed as shameful the Indian government’s decision to formally declare separation of Ladakh from Jammu and Kashmir and the way the territory was divided without taking the opinion of its citizens.

The Politburo of the CPI-M in a statement issued in New Delhi reiterated its strong opposition to the abrogation of Kashmir’s special status as well as the division and reduced status of the territory. It said that it was a shameful day for India’s democracy that a territory should be divided and deprived of its status without any reference to the opinion of its people or its Assembly. »

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Srinagar, October 23 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian police have arrested several youth in Kishtwar district.

The youth including Abdul Kareen, brother of freedom activist, Amin Butt alias Jehangir Saroori, and Danish Naseer were arrested during the ongoing crackdown operations in Dacchan and other areas of the district.

Cordon and search operations are also going on in Doda, Rajouri, Ramban, Shopian, Pulwama, Islamabad, Kulgam, Ganderbal, Kupwara, Baramulla and Kupwara areas for the last three weeks.

Meanwhile, Indian forces also launched a search operation after its Junior Commissioned Officer (JCO), Valte Sunil Ravsaheb, was killed in an attack at Kalal-Nowshera in Rajouri district.

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Srinagar, October 18 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has arrested Hurriyat leader, Javaid Ahmed Mir, in Srinagar.

The CBI arrested Javaid Ahmed Mir during a raid on his house and flew him out of the Kashmir valley. The Indian agency took Mir into custody in an old fake case relating to the killing of four Indian Air Force (IAF) personnel in an attack on the outskirts of Srinagar on January 25, 1990.

“Mir has been arrested by the CBI in the IAF personnel killing case and is likely to be produced before a TADA court in Jammu,” a police official privy to the development told media. »

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Life in occupied Kashmir remained paralysed on 72nd day

Srinagar, October 15 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops arrested several women after subjecting them to brute force during an anti-India demonstration in Lal Chowk area of Srinagar, today.

A large number of women including rights activists and leading academicians carrying placards gathered at the Pratap Park in Srinagar. As they started march, the police swooped in on them and arrested several women including the daughter and the sister of former puppet Chief Minister of occupied Kashmir, Farooq Abdullah, during the protest against the revocation of Kashmir’s special status. Ms Hawa Bashir, the wife of former Chief Justice of IOK High Court, Bashir Ahmed Khan, was also among the detainees. The protesters were dragged and subjected to torture by the police. This was the first anti-India protest of its kind in Lal Chowk area, the center of Srinagar, after 5th August 2019.

The police also tried to stop the protesting women from distributing a statement to the media, which said that they expressed their outrage against the Indian media for its false/misleading coverage of ground realities in the territory. Demanding restoration of civil liberties and fundamental rights of the citizens as well as immediate release of detainees and demilitarization of rural and urban areas, the women said they feel betrayed, humiliated and violated as people. »

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Srinagar, October 15 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, a large number of women protesters, including the daughter and the sister of former puppet chief minister of Jammu and Kashmir, Farooq Abdullah, were detained in Srinagar during protests against the revocation of Kashmir’s special status.

Women carrying placards had gathered at the Pratap Park near Srinagar’s Lal Chowk and as they started protesting, the police swooped in on them and detained over a dozen women.

Farooq Abdullah’s sister Suraiya Abdullah, his daughter Safia Abdullah Khan and Hawa Bashir, wife of former Chief Justice of IOK High Court, Bashir Ahmed Khan are among those detained in Srinagar.

The protesters include women activists and leading academicians. »

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Srinagar, October 08 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyat leader and Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Employees Movement, Mohammad Shafi Lone has said that India is continuing with the policy of suppressing the Kashmiris’ rights-based struggle for freedom.

Mohammad Shafi Lone in a statement said it is India’s misconception that it can suppress the Kashmiris’ sentiment for freedom through killings and other brutal tactics. He said India is carrying out such brutal actions in the occupied territory, which may risk the global peace.

Jammu and Kashmir Employees Movement chief said Kashmir is root cause of tension between Pakistan and India, and its settlement as per the UN Charter will pave the way for peace in South Asia. »

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Srinagar, October 06 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the family members of Parvez Ahmad Pala are worried about his health as he was picked up from his house at Matibug village in Kulgam district by the Indian forces on August 6.

Muhammad Ayub Pala, 60, father of Parvez Ahmad Pala, in a media interview in Srinagar said, he is unsure whether his cancer-stricken son is dead or alive.

The arrest came a day after India abrogated the special status of the territory on August 5 and imposed lockdown and communication blockade to prevent protest demonstrations. »

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Srinagar, October 05 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, India’s investigating agency Enforcement Directorate (ED) has seized the property of illegally detained senior APHC leader and the Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Democratic Freedom Party, Shabbir Ahmed Shah.

The ED had issued a notice to the wife and two daughters of Shabbir Shah, asking them to vacate their residential house at Rawalpora in Srinagar and hand over its possession to it within 10 days.

The notice to Bilquees Shah, wife of Shabbir Shah, and his two daughters – Sama Shabbir and Sehar Shabbir – was issued in the last week of September. The property was provisionally attached by the ED and the order was subsequently confirmed. »

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