Srinagar, February 16 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, several trade bodies have called for shutdown, tomorrow, as a mark of protest against attacks on Kashmiris in Jammu and India.

The shutdown call was issued by the Kashmir Traders and Manufacturers Forum, Kashmir Economic Alliance and other trade bodies of the valley. »

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Samad Inqilabi arrested, Aijaz Noori booked under PSA

Srinagar, December 25 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, senior APHC leader and the Chairman of Tehreek-e-Hurriyat Jammu and Kashmir, Muhammad Ashraf Sehrai, has expressed serious concern over the ill-treatment meted out to the Kashmiri detainees lodged in Kathua Jail in Jammu by the prison authorities.

Muhammad Ashraf Sehrai in a statement issued in Srinagar said that family members and relatives of some of the detainees lodged in Kathua Jail informed that the jail authorities had made the life of the inmates miserable as they were beaten every day without any reason. He said that the Kashmiri prisoners were lodged in small cells along with criminals deliberately where they were further tortured by those criminals and at times by jail staff as well. »

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Eyewitnesses tell horrific account of pulwama massacre

Srinagar, December 18 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, it took Indian troops and police personnel just 15 minutes to finish the violent cordon and search operation in apple orchards in Pulwama district, which followed the bloodbath in Kharpora-Sirnoo area of the district on Saturday.

One after another teenagers and men fell like helpless birds shot by a hunter. The first to fell was a 14-year-old student, Aaqib Bashir, witnesses said quoting reports of the Srinagar-based daily, the Kashmir Press. »

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Srinagar, December 01 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, complete shutdown was observed in poll-bound areas of the Kashmir valley on the call of Joint Resistance Leadership.

All shops and business establishments remained closed while public transport was off the road in poll-bound areas of Arin, Sopore, Khaipora, Chandilwanigam, Newa, Dadsara, Devsar, Pahloo, Shaahabad, Hiller and Verinag. »

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Srinagar, November 02 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, complete strike is being observed in Budgam and Magam towns of Budgam district to protest against the summoning of senior APHC leader and the President of Anjuman Sharie Shian, Agha Syed Hassan Al-Moosvi Al-Safvi by India’s National Investigation Agency (NIA).

The NIA in the summon dispatched to Agha Syed Hassan Al-Moosvi Al-Safvi had asked him to appear before it at Police Officers Mess, Humhama in Srinagar in connection with a false case registered against him on May 30, last year. »

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Srinagar, September 27 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik has called for a complete shutdown, tomorrow, against the killing of four youth by Indian troops in Srinagar, Badgam and Islamabad. »

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Srinagar, September 07 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the All Parties Hurriyat Conference (APHC) started anti-election campaign by organizing a rally at Abi Guzar in Srinagar, in which senior Hurriyat leaders, activists and people belonging to all walks of life participated.

Under the leadership of Mohammad Yaseen Aataie, the rally marched through the Abi Guzar Street, displaying anti-election banners and placards denouncing human rights violations, civilian killings and arrest spree at the hands of occupation forces. »

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Srinagar, September 03 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Joint Resistance Leadership comprising Syed Ali Gulani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Mohammad Yasin Malik has commended people’ steadfastness and unity in strongly opposing the tinkering with hereditary state subject law challenged in the Indian Supreme Court by anti-Kashmir agencies and organisations.

Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Mohammad Yasin Malik in a crucial meeting held at Hyderpora in Srinagar said people of Kashmir have always stood up and resisted every move of occupation and subjugation.

They said it speaks volumes about the courage and character of the Kashmiri people that despite all-out assaults by India with the assistance of local collaborators; NC, PDP and all others through extreme repression propaganda and subversion the Kashmiris firmly and consistently engaged in the pursuit of its goal; the fundamental right to decide its destiny, the right to self-determination. »

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Jammu, September 01 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, people held demonstrations and rallies in many areas of Jammu region to register their resentment against the attempts of BJP-led government in New Delhi to abrogate Article 35-A of the Indian Constitution, which guarantees special rights and privileges to the permanent residents of Jammu and Kashmir.

People took to the streets in Rajouri, Thanamandi, Darhal, Manjakote, Budhal, Kotranka, Poonch, Mendhar, Surankote, Bhaderwah, Kishtwar, Thathri, Gandoh, Ramban, Banihal and other areas and staged demonstrations in favour of retention of the constitutional provision. They raised slogans in favour of the Article 35-A. »

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APHC office cook among dozens arrested

Srinagar, August 30 (KMS): Complete shutdown is being observed in occupied Kashmir against the Indian attempts to tinker with the Article 35-A of the Indian constitution which bars outsiders from buying immovable property in Jammu and Kashmir.

Normal life has been paralyzed in Kashmir Valley, Chenab Valley Doda, Bhaderwah, Banihal, Thathri, Gandoh, Kishtwar and Pir Panjal areas of Rajouri and Poonch districts. »

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