Srinagar, May 22 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Jammu and Kashmir Muslim Conference Chairman, Shabbir Ahmed Dar, and other Hurriyat leaders including Muhammad Iqbal Mir, Imtiaz Ahmed Reshi, Ghulam Nabi Waseem and Ghulam Nabi War have condemned the continued illegal detention of ailing Dukhtaran-e-Millat chief, Aasiya Andrabi, and her associates languishing in New Delhi’s Tihar jail.

The leaders in their statements in Srinagar said, “Despite being ill, DeM chief’s illegal detention is a glaring example of Indian government’s stubbornness and frustration.” »

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Srinagar, May 18 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of Hurriyat forum, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, has strongly denounced the authorities for imposing restrictions in downtown areas of Srinagar and disallowing people from offering Friday prayers at historic Jamia Masjid.

Mirwaiz Umar Farooq Friday in a tweet said, “In the holy month of Ramadan also, the biggest mosque of valley is locked down and put under siege. Thousands of Muslims are denied the right to pray there. Such measures reflect the ruler’s utter disdain for people’s religious rights or hurting their sentiments which is very sad.” »

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Srinagar, May 17 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, senior APHC leader and the President of Anjuman Shari Shian, Agha Syed Hassan Al-Moosvi Al-Safvi, has condemned the killing of a youth Arshad Ahmed Dar of Chanabal area of Pattan.

The 23-year-old Arshad Ahmed Dar, who was injured in Indian forces’ violent action on protesters on 13th May at Chanabal in Pattan area of Baramulla district, succumbed to his injuries at Soura Institute of Medical Sciences in Srinagar on Wednesday night.

Agha Syed Hassan Al-Moosvi Al-Safvi in a statement issued in Srinagar said, “The use of brutal force has snatched the loved one of a poor family.” He said, the only fault of the protesters was that they were demanding justice for a 3-year-old victim of rape. He prayed for eternal peace to the departed soul and patience and courage to the bereaved family to bear this irreparable loss. »

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Islamabad, May 16 (KMS): The Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Peoples Freedom League (JKPFL), Muhammad Farooq Rehmani, has expressed grave concern over the deteriorating health of party General Secretary, Muhammad Ramzan Khan.

Muhammad Farooq Rehmani in a statement issued in Islamabad said Muhammad Ramzan Khan is suffering from acute Asthma for the last several months developed caused by the unhygienic conditions in his place of detention. He said that despite being an Asthma patient, Ramzan Khan’s house was being raided frequently and he was repeatedly detained and lodged in different police stations but the authorities never arranged any sort of treatment for him. This resulted in developing acute Asthma in him causing serious damage to his lungs, he said. »

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Srinagar, May 16 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, senior APHC leader and the Chairman of Tehreek-e-Hurriyat, Muhammad Ashraf Sehrai, has strongly condemned the Indian government’s directive asking students from the territory not to take admission in educational institutions in Azad Jammu and Kashmir.

Muhammad Ashraf Sehrai in a statement issued in Srinagar said, “Students in every part of the world have all the rights to choose what school or professional and academic college to go to and why. But when it comes to Kashmir, it is all together a different story. Even education here is driven by repressive politics and outrageous directives by the Indian government and its agencies.” »

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Srinagar, May 06 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Jamaat-e-Islami has strongly denounced the shifting of its chief spokesman, Advocate Zahid Ali, from Srinagar Central Jail to Kotbhalwal jail in Jammu, terming it a grave violation of prisoners’ rights.

The Jamaat-e-Islami in a statement issued in Srinagar appealed to the international human rights organizations to break their silence and take effective measures for upholding the fundamental rights of prisoners. »

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Srinagar, May 02 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, senior APHC leader and the Chairman of Tehreek-e-Hurriyat (TeH) Jammu and Kashmir, Muhammad Ashraf Sehrai, has strongly condemned the arrest of over three dozen youth by Indian forces in South Kashmir’s Pulwama and Shopian districts ahead of sham Indian parliamentary elections.

Muhammad Ashraf Sehrai in a statement issued in Srinagar said that India was pushing the Kashmiri youth to the wall. The Indian forces have created a sense of insecurity among innocent youth in the occupied territory particularly in South Kashmir, he added. He said that India continued to ignore the basic reality and ground situation in Kashmir. »

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Srinagar, April 30 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the All Parties Hurriyat Conference while strongly condemning the dastardly acts of strangulating the already ailing economy of Jammu and Kashmir has said that the blockade of trucks loaded with fresh fruits, vegetables, livestock and other necessary edibles has rendered the wide section of business fraternity bankrupt and jobless.

An APHC spokesman in a statement issued in Srinagar, today, while commenting on the closure of Srinagar-Jammu highway for civilian traffic by the Indian authorities, said, “Heavy financial losses and a wide range of debt trap is being deliberately knit to destroy the economy of Jammu and Kashmir.” »

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Srinagar, April 26 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Hurriyat forum led by Mirwaiz Umar Farooq has said that the Indian repression cannot intimidate the Kashmiri people into submission.

The forum spokesman in a statement issued in Srinagar strongly denounced the extension till May 24 in judicial remand of illegally detained JKLF chief, Muhammad Yasin Malik, issuance of summons to grandson of APHC Chairman, Syed Ali Gilani after his two sons by India’s National Investigation Agency (NIA) and the notice by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) to the daughter of senior APHC leader, Shabbir Ahmed Shah. He termed these moves as revengeful and unfortunate. »

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Srinagar, April 18 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of All Parties Hurriyat Conference, Syed Ali Gilani, has condemned the summoning of his son, Dr Nayeem Gilani, and the Chairman of Kashmir Economic Alliance (KEA), Muhammad Yasin Khan, by India’s infamous National Investigation Agency (NIA) for questioning.

Syed Ali Gilani in a statement issued in Srinagar said such inhuman, undemocratic and unjustified acts of coercion can in no way change the ground situation of occupied Kashmir. Such brutal and psychological warfare has tarnished India’s own image of so-called democracy, he added. »

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