Srinagar, May 24 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the APHC Chairman, Syed Ali Gilani has called for shutdown tomorrow against the killing of Zakir Musa and a civilian in Naira, Pulwama.

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Srinagar, May 24 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, a sea of people participated in the funeral prayers of prominent martyred mujahid commander, Zakir Musa, in Tral area of Pulwama district, today.

Defying restrictions and braving rains, thousands of people from various areas of Pulwama district and other parts of the Kashmir valley have reached Noorpora area of Tral to participate in the last rites of Zakir Musa »

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Srinagar, May 20 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the injured Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) worker, Mohammad Jamal, succumbed at a hospital in Srinagar, today.

65-year old Mohammad Jamal was shot at by unknown gunmen at his residence in Zungalpora area of the Kulgam district on Sunday. »

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Tributes paid to Molvi Farooq, Ghani Lone

Srinagar, May 19 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of Hurriyat forum, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq while describing the situation in Kashmir as painful has said that every effort is being made on part of India to stifle the Kashmiris’ voice for freedom.

Mirwaiz Umar Farooq said this while addressing a seminar held at forum’s Rajbagh office in Srinagar, today, to pay tributes to prominent Hurriyat leaders, Mirwaiz Molvi Muhammad Farooq and Khawaja Abdul Ghani Lone as well as victims of Hawal massacre on their martyrdom anniversaries. He said a spree of killing, arrests and harassment is going on in the garb of cordon and search operations and even peaceful political activities of resistance leadership are being restricted by the dint of gun. He hoped that the new government, to be installed in New Delhi as a result of fresh elections, would revisit the past five-year policy of the previous government on Kashmir. Besides others, the seminar was addressed by Hurriyat leaders Professor Abdul Ghani Butt, Bilal Ghani Lone, Engineer Hilal Ahmad War and Masroor Abbas. »

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Srinagar, May 17 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu Kashmir Democratic Freedom Party (DFP) has expressed serious concern over the miserable plight of Kashmiri political prisoners languishing in different jails of India and the territory.

A DFP spokesman in a statement issued in Srinagar said despite being political prisoners they are denied every right guaranteed in the jail manual. »

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Jammu, May 17 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, India has decided to display an “aggressive stance” against Pakistan by a strong military buildup along the Working Boundary.

A top Indian defence official talking to Srinagar-based English daily Greater Kashmir said though the Working Boundary is manned by the Border Security Force (BSF) but army buildup near the border is a stern message to Pakistan.

Nearly 30 to 50 percent of buildup has been completed along the WB from Kathua to Akhnoor, a 198-km-long stretch, the official said.

He said the Indian Army has also decided to move its air defence units near Pakistan border.

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Anything can happen in Kashmir any time

Srinagar, May 14 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of All Parties Hurriyat Conference, Syed Ali Gilani has expressed hope that sooner or later India will have to accept the ground reality of Kashmir and pave the way for final settlement of the dispute in accordance with the wishes and aspirations of the Kashmiri people.

Syed Ali Gilani in a statement issued in Srinagar, today, asked the people to remain cautious from the ill designs of pro-India local political parties. He said that the people of Kashmir had rendered innumerable sacrifices over the past seven decades for right to self-determination and not for perks and privileges. »

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Srinagar, May 14 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops during house raids arrested five Kashmir youth in different areas of the territory.

Indian forces during house raids arrested Hilal Ahmad Naikoo, Mohammad Iqbal Wani, Zahoor Ahmad Parray, Shoukat Ahmad and Taufeeq Ahmad in Islamabad, Bandipora and Ramban districts. »

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Srinagar, May 14 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, senior APHC leader and the Chairman of Tehreek-e-Hurriyat Jammu and Kashmir, Muhammad Ashraf Sehrai, has expressed deep concern over the deteriorating health of illegally detained resistance leaders in jails and the ongoing arrest spree in south Kashmir.

Muhammad Ashraf Sehrai in a statement issued in Srinagar, today, said the inmates languishing in various Indian jails are mostly political prisoners and entitled to every prisoners’ rights but they are subjected to inhuman treatment by the prison authorities. »

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Srinagar, May 14 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Jammu and Kashmir Salvation Movement Chairman, Zafar Akbar Butt was questioned for the whole day by India’s National Investigation Agency at its New Delhi headquarters.

The JKSM in a statement in Srinagar said that Zafar Akbar faced NIA questions from 10:00am in the morning to 07:00pm in the evening, yesterday. He was asked to reappear before the NIA, today. »

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