Srinagar, July 13 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, complete shutdown is being observed, today, to mark the martyrdom anniversary of the 22 Kashmiris who were shot dead by the troops of Dogra Maharaja in Srinagar on this day in 1931.

Call for the shutdown has been given by the Joint Resistance Leadership. All shops and business establishments are closed while traffic is off the road.

On this day in 1931, the troops of Dogra Maharaja had killed 22 Kashmiris, one after the other, outside Central Jail in Srinagar during the court proceedings against one Abdul Qadeer who had asked Kashmiri people to defy the Dogra rule. »

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Srinagar, July 11 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Joint Resistance Leadership has called for complete shutdown on the Kashmir Martyrs’ Day on 13th July (Saturday), to reiterate the urgent need for a peaceful and just resolution of the Kashmir dispute and to put an end to repression against the Kashmiri people and Hurriyat leaders.

The JRL in a statement issued in Srinagar, today, also called for a march towards the Martyrs’ Graveyard at Naqashband Sahib in Srinagar where martyrs of 1931 are buried. »

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Srinagar, July 07 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, thousands of posters and banners reading ‘March Towards Tral’ have been displayed in every nook and corner of the valley in connection with the martyrdom anniversary of popular youth commander, Burhan Muzaffar Wani, to be observed tomorrow.

Burhan Wani, a resident of Tral, was martyred by Indian troops in a fake encounter in Kokernag area of Islamabad district on July 08, 2016. »

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Srinagar, July 06 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL), remembering popular youth leader, Burhan Wani, his associates and other martyrs of 2016 mass uprising has called for complete shutdown on July 08 (Monday).

Indian troops martyred Burhan Wani in a fake encounter in Kokernag area of Islamabad district on July 08, 2016.

The JRL in a statement issued in Srinagar urged the world powers to help resolve the lingering Kashmir dispute, which has consumed more than half a million people and still continues to suck the blood of innocent Kashmiris on daily basis. »

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Srinagar, June 15 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, complete shutdown is being observed in Pampore, Awantipora and other areas of southern Kashmir’s Pulwama district, today, to mourn the killing of two youth by Indian troops.

The youth identified as Tasaaduq Amin Shah, a resident of Kadlibal, Pampore, and Irfan Ahmed Dijoo of Naina Litter area of Pulwama were martyred by the troops during a cordon and search operation in Braw Bandina area of Awantipora, yesterday. »

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Srinagar, May 27 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, shutdown is being observed in most of South Kashmir districts on fourth consecutive day against the killing of mujahid commander, Zakir Musa.

Normal activities remain paralyzed in most of the districts of South Kashmir on Monday as people are observing a complete shutdown to mourn the death of Zakir Musa. »

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Srinagar, May 25 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, normal life remains affected due to the shutdown, today, against the killing of prominent mujahid commander, Zakir Musa, and a civilian.

Call for the shutdown has been given by the All Parties Hurriyat Conference Chairman, Syed Ali Gilani, to protest against the killing of Zakir Musa and the civilian, Zahoor Ahmed. Most of the shops, fuel stations and other business establishments remain closed in the Kashmir valley while transport is off the road due to the strike. »

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Restrictions imposed in Bhaderwah to prevent demos

Srinagar, May 24 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, complete shutdown is being observed in Banihal town of Ramban district in Jammu region against the killing of prominent mujahid commander, Zakir Musa.

All shops, business establishments and schools are closed while local traffic is off the roads in Banihal and its adjoining areas.

The occupation authorities have deployed Indian troops and police personnel in strength in Banihal to prevent demonstrations against the killing. »

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Srinagar, May 17 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, complete shutdown is being observed, today, to protest against the ongoing killing spree by Indian troops in the territory.

Call for the shutdown has been given by the Joint Resistance Leadership.

All shops and business establishments are closed in Srinagar and all other major cities and towns of the occupied territory while traffic is off the road. »

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JRL call shutdown in IOK tomorrow

Srinagar, May 16 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) has called for complete shutdown, tomorrow (Friday), against the ongoing killing spree by Indian troops in the territory.

The JRL in a statement issued in Srinagar, today, said that even in the holy month of Ramadan there was no let-up in killings and bloodshed in occupied Kashmir.

It said that in one manner or the other, the Kashmiris continued to pay the price of the unresolved Kashmir dispute as use of force against them was going on unabated. »

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