Srinagar, February 01 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, a Srinagar court has remanded the illegally detained Chairman of Islami Tanzeem-e-Azadi, Abdul Samad Inqilabi, to the judicial custody until February 20.

Abdul Samad Inqilabi was arrested from Pulwama on December 25, 2018, for his active role in the ongoing freedom movement. Later, he was booked under the black law, Public Safety Act.

A spokesman for the Islami Tanzeem-e-Azadi in a statement issued in Srinagar strongly condemned the illegal detention of the party chairman in false cases. He said that Abdul Samad Inqilabi was suffering from various ailments but the occupation authorities were not releasing him. »

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Islamabad, February 01 (KMS): The Jammu and Kashmir Employees Movement Vice Chairman, Imtiaz Wani, has said that India is suppressing the just voice of the Kashmiri people through its nefarious repressive policies.

Imtiaz Wani in a statement issued in Islamabad said that the India-imposed lockdown in the occupied territory had entered the 181st day, today. He said that the Kashmiris were committed to take their ongoing struggle for securing their right to self-determination to its logical conclusion, despite all odds.

He said that fascist Modi government in India had close ties and agreements with the Israeli Zionist government and both were using similar offensive tactics against the Muslims of Kashmir and Palestine. He said that India was following the Israeli policy of changing the demographic composition of occupied Kashmir. »

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Srinagar, February 01 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops in their unabated acts of state terrorism martyred 21 Kashmiris in the last month of January.

According to the data issued by the Research Section of Kashmir Media Service, today, during the month, 14 people were critically injured due to the firing of pellets, bullets and teargas shells by Indian police and paramilitary personnel on peaceful demonstrators in the occupied territory. As many as 104 civilians, mostly youth and Hurriyat activists, were arrested and several of them were booked under black law Public Safety Act, during the period. »

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Islamabad, January 31 (KMS): A protest demonstration was held at the National Press Club in Islamabad, today, on the completion of six months of the military siege of occupied Kashmir.

The speakers on the occasion condemned the Indian brutalities against the people of Kashmir. The protest was organized by Hurriyat Conference. »

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Srinagar, January 31 (KMS): The High Court Bar Association (HCBA) of occupied Kashmir has said that the health condition of the ailing Bar President, Mian Abdul Qayoom is not good.

The HCBA in a statement issued in Srinagar, today, said that family members of Mian Abdul Qayoom who met him at Central Jail, Agra, told the Bar that three ECGs and one Echocardiography Cardio-graphy were conducted of Mian Qayoom at a hospital in Agra and all tests indicated serious problems including artery blockage of 60 percent which was near fatal at this age. »

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Srinagar, January 31 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Imam of Srinagar’s historic Jamia Masjid, Maulana Syed Ahmad Naqshbandi, has expressed serious concern over the continued illegal detention of President of Anjuman Auqaf of the mosque and the Chairman of Hurriyat forum, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, and demanded his immediate release.

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Srinagar, January 31 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops in their fresh act of state terrorism martyred three Kashmiri youth in Jammu district, today.

The youth were martyred after Indian troops intercepted a Srinagar-bound truck at Bann toll plaza on Jammu-Srinagar highway in Nagrota area of the district and fired at the vehicle. The troops cordoned off the area and started a search operation, which continued till last reports came in.

The troops and police arrested two persons including driver of the truck, a police official said.

Earlier one Indian policeman was critically injured in an attack in the same area. The Srinagar-Jammu Highway has been closed for traffic, a traffic police official told media men.

Meanwhile, the troops launched cordon and search operations in several areas of Kupwara, Bandipora, Baramulla, Pulwama, Shopian, Islamabad, Kulgam, Kishtwar, Ramban, Rajouri and Poonch districts.

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Continued detention of Mirwaiz, other Kashmiris denounced

Srinagar, January 31 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops in their fresh act of state terrorism martyred three Kashmiri youth in Jammu district, today.

The youth were martyred after Indian troops intercepted a Srinagar-bound truck at Bann toll plaza on Srinagar-Jammu highway in Nagrota area of the district and fired at the vehicle. The troops cordoned off the area and started a search operation. Indian police and troops arrested two persons including driver of the truck. Earlier one Indian policeman was critically injured in an attack in the same area. The troops also launched cordon and search operations in several areas of Kupwara, Bandipora, Baramulla, Pulwama, Shopian, Islamabad, Kulgam, Kishtwar, Ramban, Rajouri and Poonch districts.

The Imam of Srinagar’s historic Jamia Masjid, Maulana Syed Ahmed Naqshbandi, addressing the Juma congregation at the mosque expressed deep concern over the continued detention of the Chairman of Hurriyat forum, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, since 5th August, 2019. He said, the Mirwaiz is the religious leader of Kashmiri Muslims and preventing him from performing his religious obligations is a violation of fundamental human rights. People present in the mosque demanded immediate release of the Mirwaiz and all other illegally detained Kashmiris. »

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Srinagar, January 31 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, glowing tributes were paid to human rights lawyer, Mir Shafqat Hussain, in Srinagar.

Kashmir lost one of its best human rights lawyers, Mir Shafqat Hussain, on January 13 this year.

Mir Shafqat Hussian was one of the very few human rights lawyers in occupied Kashmir who offered a legal recourse to thousands of detainees booked under draconian law, Public Safety Act (PSA), particularly minors, who have borne the brunt of waves of relentless systemic dehumanization at the hands of the Indian state. »

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Srinagar, January 31 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir Young Men’s League has said that it held a protest demonstrations in Srinagar, today, to condemn the continued military siege and curbs on media by the Indian government in the territory.

The Jammu and Kashmir Young Men’s League in a statement issued in Srinagar said that soon after the Juma congregational prayers, today, party activists gathered outside various mosques, chanting high-pitched anti-India and pro-freedom slogans.

Party leader, Javaid Ahmed Butt addressing the protesters condemned India for committing human rights violations and extra-judicial killings of innocent Kashmiris. He said that torture or repression could not deter Kashmiris from pursuing their legitimate cause of freedom. He said that the resolution of the Kashmir dispute was essential for durable peace and stability in South Asia. »

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