Patiala, India, July 05 (KMS): Taking at dig at Indian government for terming the nine Sikhs associated with the Khalistan struggle as “terrorists”, the Dal Khalsa and the Shiromani Akali Dal (Amritsar) have asked the Indian home ministry to rectify its error.

The Dal Khalsa President, HS Cheema and SAD (A) General Secretary, Mohinderpal Singh in a press briefing in Patiala called the government’s move an attempt to paint the image of Sikh nation worldwide with terrorism brush, which is totally unacceptable and intolerable. »

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Mumbai, July 05 (KMS): Indian journalist and writer, Rana Ayyub has received death and rape threats on social media from the Sangh Parivar extremists for speaking on Kashmir. She is also the author of the investigative book Gujarat Files: Anatomy of a Cover Up.

Sharing the screen shots of the threats by a user named Pranay Bhowmik, Rana Ayyub tweeted, “My timeline, my inbox is inundated with death and rape threats the last two days for speaking on Kashmir”. »

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New Delhi, June 27 (KMS): Illegally detained senior leader of the All Parties Hurriyat Conference, Shabbir Ahmed Shah, has moved a Delhi court seeking a separate cell in New Delhi’s infamous Tihar jail.

In an application, advocate Qausar Khan submitted that Shabbir Ahmed Shah is suffering from various ailments that puts him in danger in case he contracts the coronavirus. »

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Srinagar, June 26 (KMS): The ill treatment meted out to Kashmiris, who recently returned to their homes in occupied Kashmir via Wagah-Attari border, at the hands of Indian officials speaks volumes without saying a word. This was strikingly different that these Kashmiris witnessed on the Pakistani side.

These Kashmiris narrating their ordeal while talking to their relatives in Pakistan and in the occupied territory, said that the time they entered into the Indian side of the border, they were humiliated at every point. They maintained, be it at immigration desk at Attari, checking of their luggage or the arrangement of buses, at all places they were treated with contempt and disrespect by the Indian officials. Even the older people and the women folk were disparaged, they added. »

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Islamabad, June 26 (KMS): The Information Secretary of APHC-AJK chapter, Sheikh Abdul Mateen has said that India is using torture as an instrument to suppress the ongoing liberation movement in occupied Kashmir but will never succeed in its sinister designs.

Sheikh Abdul Mateen in a statement issued in Islamabad on the International Day in Support of Victims of Torture, today, said that the Indian Army had established several torture centres in the occupied territory where innocent Kashmiris were subjected to brutal methods. »

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Islamabad, June 21 (KMS): Vice Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Mass Movement (JKMM), Abdul Majeed Mir has said that Indian aggression has increased manifold in occupied Kashmir. He denounced the killing of three more Kashmiri youth in Srinagar, today.

Abdul Majeed Mir in a statement issued in Islamabad urged the international human rights organizations to take notice of the grave rights violations by Indian forces in occupied Kashmir. India is constantly committing state terrorism and violating the basic rights of Kashmiris in the occupied territory. »

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Geneva, June 19 (KMS): In Geneva, the speakers have strongly condemned the Indian brutalities in occupied Kashmir.

The speakers at the 43rd session of the United Nations Human Rights Council denounced the human rights violations by Indian troops in the occupied territory. They also slammed the extra-judicial killings, arrests, harassment and torture of innocent Kashmiris by the Indian government. »

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Islamabad, June 12 (KMS): The Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Peoples Freedom League (JKPFL), Muhammad Farooq Rehmani has urged the international human rights organisations to take notice of the horrifying and worsening human rights situation in occupied Kashmir.

Muhammad Farooq Rehmani in a letter addressed to the Heads of the UN Human Rights Council, Amnesty International, Human Rights Watch, International Red Cross Society, International Red Crescent and the Doctors without Borders said that Indian troops and paratroops were engaged in an undeclared war against the people of occupied Kashmir to force them into submission. »

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Srinagar, June 11 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir Democratic Freedom Party has expressed concern over the fast-deteriorating human rights situation and rampant killing of youth by Indian troops in the territory.

The DFP spokesman in a statement issued in Srinagar, today, condemning the continued cordon and search operations in the territory, said that India was suppressing the Kashmiris’ freedom struggle through military might.

He paid glowing tributes to the youth recently martyred by Indian troops in Shopian district and reiterated the Kashmiris’ pledge to carry forward the mission of their martyrs. »

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Srinagar, June 11 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir Democratic Political Movement Chairman, Khawaja Firdous, has said that the Indian troops are killing the Kashmiris under the guise of coronavirus lockdown.

Khawaja Firdous addressing a meeting of his party in Srinagar said that India was mercilessly killing the Kashmiri youth under a well-thought-out plan to turn Muslim majority of the territory into a minority. He deplored that the Indian forces had killed more than 20 innocent Kashmiri youth in Shopian, Islamabad, Kulgam and Pulwama districts in the last one week. »

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