Srinagar, May 24 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyat leaders and organisatons have paid rich tributes to prominent martyred mujahid commander, Zakir Musa.

Indian troops martyred Zakir Musa along with his associate during a cordon and search operation in Dadsara Tral area of Pulwama district, last evening.

The Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Peoples League (JKPL), Mukhtar Ahmad Waza, Vice Chairman, Syed Aijaz Rehmani and General Secretary, Nisar Ahmad Rather in a joint statement reiterated the Kashmiris’ resolve to continue the martyrs’ mission. They also denounced the naked use of military might by India to suppress the voice of the Kashmiri people.

The Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Muslim Conference, Shabbir Ahmad Dar and Hurriyat leaders, Muhammad Iqbal Mir, Imtiaz Ahmad Reshi, Ghulam Nabi Waseem and Ghulam Nabi War in their statements in Srinagar also paid homage to Zakir Musa and other martyrs. They said that the sacrifices of Kashmiri martyrs would not be allowed to go waste and their mission would be accomplished at all costs.

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Srinagar, May 24 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Kashmir Working Journalists Association (KWJA) has condemned the action of Indian police for hurting the religious sentiments of its member and senior journalist, Amrit Pal Singh Bali.

The KAWJA Vice President, Hakeem Irfan, in a statement in Srinagar said that Singh had gone to cover the press conference of pro-India National Conference leader Farooq Abdullah in Srinagar where he said a police officer touched his turban and tried to search through it. »

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Srinagar, May 22 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, High Court Bar Association (HCBA) has appreciated the three Special Rapporteurs of the United Nations Human Rights Council for seeking details from India on steps taken to provide justice to the victims of torture and arbitrary killing in the territory since 1990.

The HCBA in a statement issued in Srinagar ridiculed the Indian response to the letter by the three Special Rapporteurs describing it as violation of the UN Charter and the international covenants. It said under the UN Charter, India is bound to bring to an end all the human rights violations taking place in occupied Kashmir and conduct a thorough, prompt and impartial investigation to provide justice to the victims and punish the culprits. »

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Srinagar, May 21, (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the High Court has quashed the detention order of Jammu and Kashmir Muslim League Chairman, Masarrat Aalam Butt and directed the authorities to release him from illegal detention.

A single bench of Justice Rashid Ali Dar quashed Butt’s detention order under draconian Public Safety Act (PSA) after hearing his counsel, Mian Abdul Qayoom, and the prosecution.

In his plea Masarrat Aalam Butt had challenged his 37th detention order which was issued against him by District Magistrate on 13 November 2018 on the basis of a so-called dossier and other documents forwarded to him by the SSP Baramulla. »

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Jammu, May 18 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Anjuman Seerat Committee, Maulana Abdul Qayoom Mattu, has expressed concern over the recovery of explosive material from a person namely Shrikant during a routine checking of vehicles on Thathri bridge area of Bhaderwah.

Maulana Abdul Qayoom Mattu in a statement issued in Jammu said they have time and again informed the local authorities that under the patronage of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), weapons and other explosive material are stored at temples in Chenab Valley. He feared that such moves could disturb the peaceful atmosphere of the valley any time. »

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New Delhi, May 09 (KMS): India’s infamous National Investigation Agency (NIA) has again issued summons to the Jammu and Kashmir Salvation Movement Chairman, Zafar Akbar Butt.

The NIA has asked the JKSM Chairman to present himself before the probe agency at its headquarters in New Delhi on Saturday.

The NIA in February had raided Zafar Butt’s residence at Bagh-e-Mehtab in Srinagar and searched his residence for hours. »

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Srinagar, May 07 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian authorities have invoked third draconian Public Safety Act against Tehreek-e-Hurriyat District Secretary Kulgam, Mohammad Ramzan Sheikh, who is detained at Kot Bhalwal Jail in Jammu.

After failing in finding any sound allegation against the Tehreek-e-Hurriyat leader, police labeled him as ‘hardcore provocateur’ of stone pelting in its PSA dossier against him. It is the third draconian PSA invoked against Ramzan, who is in his mid 60s. »

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Srinagar, May 06 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian authorities again failed to produce Jammu and Kashmir Muslim League Chief, Masarrat Aalam Butt before a Srinagar court on the scheduled date of hearing.

The JKML in a statement issued in Srinagar said, “Masarrat Aalam Butt was scheduled to be presented before additional district and session judge, chief judicial magistrate for trail, but the authorities failed to do so”. »

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Srinagar, May 04 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the High Court Bar Association (HCBA) has strongly condemned the use of brute force by Indian troops and police against civilians in Shopian, yesterday.

Over twenty people were injured, some of them critically, when Indian police and troops fired bullets, pellets and teargas shells on peaceful demonstrators who were protesting against the killing of three youth. »

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New Delhi, May 03 (KMS): Continuing with its acts of harassing the Hurriyat leadership and their families, India’s infamous National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Friday issued another summons to grandson of All Parties Hurriyat Conference Chairman, Syed Ali Gilani.

The NIA in its summons has asked Syed Ali Gilani’s grandson, Anees-ul-Islam, to appear before the investigating agency at its headquarters in New Delhi for questioning on Monday (May 06).

Anees is the son of illegally detained APHC leader, Altaf Ahmed Shah, who is presently lodged in New Delhi’s Tihar Jail in a fake case registered against him. »

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