Srinagar, October 17 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the illegally detained Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Muslim League, Masarrat Aalam Butt was brought from Kot Bhalwal Jail, Jammu, to Srinagar for the hearing of a fake case lodged against him in 2015. »

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Srinagar, October 09 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the High Court Bar Association has strongly condemned the ill-treatment meted out to Kashmiri and Pakistani prisoners lodged in Tihar Jail, New Delhi, describing it as flagrant violation of international law. »

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Jammu, October 05 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the authorities have declared the branch office of India’s National Investigation Agency in Jammu as police station of the agency. »

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Srinagar, October 05 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, senior advocate Mian Abdul Qayoom was re-elected unopposed as President of the High Court Bar Association (HCBA). It is the 20th time that he will serve HCBA as its president. »

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Srinagar, October 04 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Human Rights Commission of the territory has been informed that the health condition of illegally detained Dukhtaran-e-Millat Chairperson, Aasiya Andrabi, has deteriorated because she is being denied medical treatment inside New Delhi’s infamous Tihar jail.

This was revealed in a petition filed by a rights activist, Advocate Syed Mujtaba Hussain, in the Human Rights Commission of occupied Kashmir. The petition pointed out that continued denial of medical attention and basic facilities to Aasiya Andrabi had affected her health badly. »

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Srinagar, October 04 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, a Srinagar court has extended the judicial remand of Journalist, Asif Sultan, till October 10.

Asif Sultan, an Assistant Editor at a local magazine Kashmir Narrator, was picked up by the Indian police from his home in Batamaloo area of Srinagar on August 27. »

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Srinagar, October 02 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Human Rights Commission has issued notices to SSP and Deputy Commissioner, Srinagar, to file a detailed compliance report before the commission by October 17 on the recent killing of a civilian, Saleem Malik, by Indian troops in Srinagar.

Saleem Malik was killed when the troops opened fire at his house during a cordon and search operation in Noorbagh area of Srinagar on Thursday (September 27). »

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Shillong, September 24 (KMS): Meghalaya High Court Chief Justice Muhammad Yaqoob Mir has said that North East has emerged as hub of human trafficking in India.

Delivering a key-note address at the 2nd Regional Consultation on Child Right in the Context of Human Trafficking in North East India at Shillong, the capital of Meghalaya, the Chief Justice said, Unemployment, poverty, migration for search of jobs are some of the reasons of human trafficking in North East.” »

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Srinagar, September 19 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Jammu and Kashmir Muslim League has strongly condemned the police raid of on the house of party General Secretary, Muhammad Rafiq Ganai.

The JKML Spokesman, Sajjad Ayobi, in a statement issued in Srinagar said that the police had raided more than six times the residence of Muhammad Rafiq Ganai at Kanipora in Nowgam and harassed his family members. »

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Srinagar, September 19 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the authorities did not produce illegally detained Hurriyat leader, Mushtaq-ul-Islam, before a court in Srinagar for hearing the case registered against him.

Mushtaq-ul-Islam is presently lodged at Kot Bhalwal Jail in Jammu. It is for the second consecutive time that the police did not bring Mushtaq-ul-Islam to Srinagar to appear before the court for hearing. »

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