Srinagar, July 16 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian police inducted more than five dozen new members of the Village Defence Committees (VDCs), notorious for killing local Muslims at the behest of Indian army and police, in Kishtwar district of Jammu region.

Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Kishtwar, Shakti Kumar Pathak, in a media interview in Srinagar tried to justify the induction of killer VDC members by saying, “Keeping in view the present security scenario in Kishtwar town and the over stay of SPOs in the District, a fresh overhauling is being done.” »

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Srinagar, July 15 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, a teacher of a private school in Baramulla suffered a blood clot in his head after he was thrashed by goons at a village in central Kashmir’s Budgam district for preventing them from filming of female students on way back from a school picnic, the teachers’ colleagues said.

Sheikh Irfan, a physical teacher at Hanfia Model Higher Secondary School, Kreeri in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district, was hit with an iron rod in Raiyar village of Budgam after he along with his colleagues objected to the filming of the girls, Jehangir Ahmad, Irfan’s colleague told media. »

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Jammu, July 15 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, an Indian Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) soldier committed suicide in Jammu city.

The paramilitary trooper, R. Ram Kumar of D-37 Battalion, shot himself dead with his service rifle during duty hours at Civil Secretariat in Jammu. »

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Srinagar, July 13 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, at least fifteen shops were gutted in a devastating fire incident in tourist resort of Gulmarg, today.

A fire broke out in one of the shops and then spread into other stores as well. In the devastating incident, at least 15 shops were completely damaged. However, the cause of the fire was not known immediately. »

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Srinagar, July 11 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Acting Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF), Abdul Hameed Butt has said that party will launch ‘Free Yasin Malik’ and ‘Lift ban on JKLF’ campaigns throughout the world.

Abdul Hameed Butt addressing party’s Supreme Council meeting in Srinagar said the detention of JKLF Chairman, Muhammad Yasin Malik, and ban on party are illegal and the international community should immediately intervene and impress upon India to release Yasin Malik and lift ban on the political organization. »

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Srinagar, July 09 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the family members of illegally detained APHC leader, Ayaz Muhammad Akbar on Monday appealed for his immediate release as his wife has been diagnosed with metastatic cancer.

The family members of Ayaz Akbar while talking to the media in Srinagar said that he should be released keeping in view the deteriorating health condition of his wife, as no one else could better look after her than her spouse, Ayaz Akbar. »

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Srinagar, July 08 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, an Indian soldier committed suicide in Jammu city, today.

The soldier shot himself with his service rifle at a camp in Miran Sahib on the outskirts of the city.

The deceased who had joined the Indian Army in December 2017 belonged to Indian state, Andra Pradesh. »

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Jammu, July 03 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, communal Indian police arrested four Muslim traders after labeling them as cattle smugglers in Jammu region.

The police intercepted three vehicles at Darhali Bridge in Rajouri district. The police arrested one of the drivers, Rahat Iqbal, while two others fled. The police also took 30 cattle into its possession.

In another incident in Thanamandi area of Rajouri district, the police arrested a truck driver besides taking eight cattle into its custody. »

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Srinagar, July 01 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, at least 35 people were killed in road accidents in Kishtwar and Ramban districts, today.

Thirty-four (34) passengers were killed and several others injured after a bus fell into deep gorge near Srigwari in Keshwan area of Kishtwar district. »

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Srinagar, July 01 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, intense measures have been put in place in the name of security for the Amarnath Yatra especially in Islamabad and Ganderbal districts.

The 45-day pilgrimage begun Sunday after the first batch of yatris left for the Amarnath cave. Right from Gasipora, the diversion towards Pahalgam in Islamabad to Manigam, the Yatra base camp in Ganderbal, the entire highway is witnessing presence of y thousands of Indian forces’ personnel. »

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