Srinagar, May 26 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front, Muhammad Yasin Malik has been, one again, remanded by Delhi’s National Investigation Agency court for judicial lock-up till 7th July.

The JKLF in a statement issued in Srinagar termed it as an act of political vendetta. Muhammad Yasin Malik who is lodged at Tihar Jail from 9th April 2019 produced before NIA court in New Delhi on Friday, which extended his judicial remand till 7th of July. »

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Srinagar, May 22 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Hurriyat forum led by Mirwaiz Umar Farooq has denounced the occupation authorities for placing the Mirwaiz under house arrest and imposing curfew across downtown, Srinagar, to prevent a march towards the Martyrs’ Graveyard at Eidgah in the city on Tuesday.

The Hurriyat leadership had called for the march to pay tributes to the prominent Hurriyat leaders, Mirwaiz Molvi Muhammad Farooq and Khawaja Abdul Ghani Lone, as well as the victims of Hawal massacre on their martyrdom anniversaries. Mirwaiz Molvi Muhammad Farooq was shot dead by unidentified gunmen at his residence in Srinagar on 21st of May 1990. 70 mourners were killed in Hawal area of the city when Indian troops opened fire on the funeral procession of the martyr. On the same day, in 2002, Khawaja Abdul Ghani Lone was killed by unknown assailants when he was returning from Eidgah after addressing a public gathering. »

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Srinagar, May 21 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of Hurriyat forum Mirwaiz Umar Farooq on Tuesday criticized the Indian authorities for imposing restrictions in Srinagar to prevent people from commemorating the martyrdom anniversaries of prominent martyred leaders, Mirwaiz Molvi Muhammad Farooq and Abdul Ghani Lone, as well as the martyrs of Hawal massacre. »

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Srinagar, May 10 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Human Rights Commission has issued a bailable arrest warrant against the Deputy Commissioner (DC) of Bandipora for failing to file a report regarding invoking of draconian law, Public Safety Act (PSA), on a deranged person.

The Commission Chairperson, Justice (Retd) Bilal Nazki, while hearing the case, said the DC of Bandipora has failed to file the compliance report before the Commission with regard to the case. »

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Srinagar, May 07 (KMS): The India’s National Investigation Agency has filed charge sheet against two Pulwama youth in a false case of grenade blasts in Jalandhar on 14th of September 2018.

The NIA spokesman said that during the investigation, Fazil Bashir Pinchoo, resident of Ghat Mohalla Awantipora and Shahid Qayoom, resident of Kanjinag Awantipora, were arrested on 8th November 2018. »

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Srinagar, May 03 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Kashmir Journalists Association, on the World Press Freedom Day, today, demanded immediate release of illegally detained journalist, Aasif Sultan.

Expressing serious concern over the deteriorating press freedom in occupied Kashmir, the KJA in a statement said Aasif’s continued imprisonment reflects growing threat journalists are facing in the territory.

“Leading journalist and human rights bodies including International Federation of Journalists (IFJ), Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ), Reporters Without Borders (RSF) and Amnesty International highlighted the issue of his arrest and jailing. The KJA would like to thank them for their support,” the statement said. »

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Srinagar, May 02 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian police and troops have arrested at least 44 youth during the ongoing massive crackdown in Shopian and Pulwama districts of south Kashmir.

The troops and police personnel during night raids arrested 38 persons from Tahab and Chewakalan areas of Pulwama and six youth from Vehil and Narwah areas of Shopian. »

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Srinagar, April 30 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian police arrested more than two dozen people including a PhD scholar in overnight raids in different areas of South Kashmir.

The forces on late last night surrounded a cluster of houses in Murran area of Pulwama town and detained twenty-one people. These youth, according to the officials, were detained for questioning for their alleged role in stone pelting incidents on forces. »

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Srinagar, April 27 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the authorities have booked two persons including a cleric under draconian law, Public Safety Act (PSA), in Pulwama district.

The occupation authorities slapped the PSA on Manzoor Ahmed Ganai and Aijaz Ahmed Mir for participating in pro-freedom and anti-India demonstrations.

Manzoor Ahmed Ganai of Litter area of Pulwama who was arrested in 2017 was slapped with the PSA fifth time. Aijaz Ahmed Mir, an Imam (cleric) of a Masjid at Pinglena in Pulwama, was arrested by the Indian police nearly a month ago. They both have been lodged at Kot Bhalwal Jail in Jammu. »

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New Delhi, April 26 (KMS): India’s National Investigation Agency (NIA) has taken into its custody two illegally detained youth of occupied Kashmir.

The youth, Tanveer Ahmed Ganai and Bilal Ahmed Mir, were lodged at Kot Bhalwal Jail in Jammu after being booked under black law Public Safety Act. »

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