Curfew, communication blockade continue in Kashmir valley

Srinagar, August 15 (KMS): Kashmiris on both sides of the Line of Control and the world over are observing the Indian Independence Day, today, as Black Day to convey the message to the international community that they reject India’s illegal occupation of their motherland.

The Black Day is being observed in protest against the Indian unilateral action to change the disputed status of occupied Kashmir.

The occupation authorities continue to impose strict curfew and other restrictions across the Kashmir valley on the 11th straight day, today, to prevent people from holding anti-India demonstrations. The authorities have converted the valley, particularly Srinagar, into a military garrison by deploying Indian troops and police personnel in every nook and corner. In Srinagar, thousands of troops and policemen are patrolling the deserted streets, lanes and by lanes to thwart any attempt of people to stage anti-India demonstrations. »

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Islamabad, August 14 (KMS): Nation is observing the 73rd Independence Day, today, as Kashmir Solidarity Day to express full support to the Kashmiri brethren reeling under renewed Indian repression.

Protest rallies are be held in all small and major cities of the country and seminars are being organized to highlight the plight of oppressed people in occupied Kashmir.

The government had decided to celebrate the Independence Day to express solidarity with people of occupied Kashmir and entire nation in unified voice has reiterated moral, political and diplomatic support to the Kashmiri brethren.

The government of Pakistan had decided to observe Independence Day on August 14 as Kashmir Solidarity Day and August 15 as Black Day to express solidarity with Kashmiris in their recent miseries caused by the Indian government. »

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Muzaffarabad, August 14 (KMS): Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has said that the whole Pakistani nation stood by their Kashmiri brethren in the most difficult time and Pakistan would keep up extending moral, diplomatic and political support to them.

The Prime Minister stated this during a meeting with prominent leaders of AJK and Hurriyat Conference in Muzaffarabad. He said Pakistan would highlight the Kashmir cause at every international forum. »

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Srinagar, July 19 (KMS): Kashmiris on both sides of the Line of Control and across the world are observing the Accession to Pakistan Day, today, with a renewed pledge to continue the struggle for freedom from Indian occupation and complete merger of Jammu and Kashmir with Pakistan.

It was on this day in 1947 that the Kashmiris adopted a historic resolution from the platform of the All Jammu and Kashmir Muslim Conference in Srinagar, demanding accession of Jammu and Kashmir to Pakistan in accordance with the Partition Plan, two-nation theory and the aspirations of the people of the territory.

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Srinagar, July 12 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, complete shutdown will be observed, tomorrow, to mark the Kashmir Martyrs’ Day, the 13th July.

Call for the shutdown has been given by the Joint Resistance Leadership 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 has appealed to the people to conduct a march towards the Martyrs’ Graveyard at Naqashband Sahib in Srinagar and offer prayers for the martyrs collectively. »

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Srinagar, July 12 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the All Parties Hurriyat Conference and other Hurriyat leaders and organisations have paid glowing tributes to the martyrs of 13th July 1931 on the eve of their martyrdom anniversary.

On 13th July 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 the Kashmiri people to defy the Dogra rule. »

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Islamabad, February 05 (KMS): President Dr Arif Alvi and Prime Minister Imran Khan, in their separate messages on Kashmir Solidarity Day, have reassured Kashmiri brothers and sisters that Pakistan will remain consistent in its principled position on the Kashmir dispute.

President Dr Arif Alvi in his message said, the entire Pakistani nation stands with its Kashmiri brethren in their valiant struggle to achieve the legitimate right to self-determination. He said it is our firm belief that Kashmiris will succeed in their struggle.

“The entire Pakistani nation stands with its Kashmiri brethren in their valiant struggle to achieve the legitimate right to self-determination. It is our firm belief that Kashmiris will succeed in their struggle,” the President said. »

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Islamabad, February 05 (KMS): Director General ISPR, Major General Asif Ghafoor, has said that Kashmir remains a long pending unresolved dispute on the UN agenda since 1948.

Major General Asif Ghafoor in a tweet said that decades of atrocities by Indian occupational forces had failed to suppress ever strengthening legitimate freedom struggle of Kashmiri people.

He said determined Kashmiris shall succeed.

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Muzaffarabad, February 05 (KMS): President Dr Arif Alvi has urged India to stop its ongoing atrocities in occupied Kashmir and allow the international observers to investigate the human rights violations in the territory.

Addressing special session of Azad Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Assembly in Muzaffarabad on the occasion of Kashmir Solidarity Day, today, the President said that all the political parties in Pakistan were on the same page vis-à-vis Kashmir dispute and they would always stand by their Kashmiri brethren. »

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Islamabad, February 05 (KMS): Pakistanis at home and abroad observed Kashmir Solidarity Day, today, to reiterate whole-hearted support of the Pakistani nation to the Kashmiris’ just struggle for securing their inalienable right to self-determination guaranteed to them by the United Nations through its resolutions.

The day dawned with special prayers for the martyrs and success of the Kashmir freedom movement.

On a public holiday in Pakistan, human chains were formed at Kohala, Mangla, Holar and Azad Pattan points linking Pakistan and Azad Jammu and Kashmir. »

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