Jammu, November 02 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, APHC leader and the Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir People’s Movement (JKPM), Mir Shahid Saleem, has paid glowing tributes to renowned Kashmiri scholar, Professor Dr Syed Abdul Rehman Gilani.

Professor SAR Gilani, who breathed his last after having suffered severe heart attack in New Delhi recently, was elder brother of APHC-AJK Convener, Syed Abdullah Gilani. »

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Jammu, October 07 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, mother of Mohammad Sharif Sartaj, the Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Freedom Movement, died after protracted illness in Jammu city.

The information about her death was received lately due to restrictions and communications blockade imposed by India on 5th August when New Delhi scrapped Jammu and Kashmir’s special status. »

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Jammu, September 20 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir People’s Movement (JKPM) has paid glowing tributes to the noted Islamic scholar and leader of Jamaat-e-Islami from Kishtwar, Ghulam Nabi Gundna, who passed away after a prolonged illness on Sunday.

The JKPM Chairman, Mir Shahid Saleem in a statement issued in Jammu said that the JI leader devoted his whole life for the service of Islam and humanity. He said in early nineties Ghulam Nabi Gundna was subjected to the worst kind of physical and mental torture by the Indian agencies.

He also condemned imposition of curfew in Kishtwar on the day of Gundna’s funeral, preventing thousands of people from participating in his last rites.

He said that occupied Kashmir had been under a lockdown for the last 47 days and called upon the Indian civil society and the world community to come to the rescue of besieged Kashmiris.

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Srinagar, July 31 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyat leader Mushtaq-ul-Islam Paying rich tributes to the youth martyred by Indian troops in Shopian, Bijbehara and Gurez has said that these brave hearts have laid down their lives to end the age-old slavery of their people by India.

Mushtaq-ul-Islam in a statement in Srinagar extended heartfelt condolences to the martyrs’ families saying that the Kashmiri people shared their grief.

He urged people to forge unity among their folds, and said that in these horrendous circumstances, “we need to repose faith in Almighty Allah only and seek His blessings.” »

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Srinagar, July 13 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyat leaders and organisations have paid rich tributes to the martyrs of 13th July 1931 on their martyrdom anniversary, today.

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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Srinagar, July 08 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyat leaders and organizations continued to pay tributes to the popular Kashmiri youth leader, Burhan Muzaffar Wani on his third martyrdom anniversary, today.

A spokesman for Jammu and Kashmir Salvation Movement in a statement issued in Srinagar said that said that the mission of the Kashmiri martyrs would be accomplished at all costs. He condemned the house detention of party Chairman, Zafar Akber But. »

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Srinagar, July 05 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyat leader, Ghulam Muhammad Khan Sopori, has paid glowing tributes to the popular youth leader, Burhan Wani, on the eve of his martyrdom anniversary.

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

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Srinagar, June 30 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Tehreek-e-Muzahamat has paid rich tributes to the martyrs of Budgam, Bijbihara, Tral and other Kashmiri martyrs saying that youth are sacrificing their precious lives for the cause of Islam and freedom.

Tehreek-e-Muzahamat Chairman Bilal Ahmed Sidiqui in a statement issued in Srinagar said, “Amid tough times they are fighting with high moral, steadfastness and determination which indeed is a golden chapter in our national resistance history.” »

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Draconian laws meant to stifle freedom voices

Srinagar, June 29 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of All Parties Hurriyat Conference, Syed Ali Gilani, has asked the Indian rulers to honour and respect the promises of their leaders with the people of Kashmir to avert a nuclear catastrophe over the long-pending dispute.

Syed Ali Gilani in a statement issued in Srinagar said denial of historical facts by India can in no way affect the internationally-recognized disputed nature of Jammu and Kashmir, while the people of Jammu and Kashmir have a unanimous stand that the issue should be resolved peacefully, once and for all. He deplored that three generations of occupied Kashmir had lived a suffocated and fear-filled life and now fourth generation was forced to take the same path.

The Chairman of Hurriyat forum, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, speaking at a function in Srinagar said that the draconian laws like Armed Forces Special Powers Act and Public Safety Act had been imposed to suppress the genuine voices of the people of occupied Kashmir. »

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Mirwaiz urges India, Pakistan to settle Kashmir dispute

Srinagar, June 21 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the authorities disallowed the Chairman of All Parties Hurriyat Conference, Syed Ali Gilani, to attend a book fair at the Kashmir University in Srinagar, today.

A posse of Indian troops and police personnel stationed outside the Hyderpora residence of Syed Ali Gilani didn’t allow him to step out of his house. The APHC Chairman was supposed to attend the Urdu Book Fair on the invitation of the university students and deliver a lecture. Syed Ali Gilani is under continued house detention since 2010.

On the other hand, the Chairman of Hurriyat forum, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, addressing the 56th Founding Day of his party, Awami Action Committee, at its headquarters in Srinagar urged India and Pakistan to resolve the Kashmir dispute in the interest of humanity and peace. He said that the Awami Action Committee was founded with a view to give voice to the Kashmiris and their genuine demand for the resolution of Kashmir dispute in a peaceful manner. The Mirwaiz in an interview said that India should take initiative to start the stalled dialogue process to settle the dispute and all such sincere efforts would get the desired response from the Hurriyat leadership. »

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