Srinagar, July 01 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops in their continued acts of state terrorism martyred fifty four (54) Kashmiris including two (2) young boys during the last month of June.

According to the data issued by the Research Section of Kashmir Media Service, today, these killings rendered two (2) woman widowed and five (5) children orphaned.

During the period, at least twenty nine (29) persons were injured due to the use of brute force including firing of bullets, pellets and teargas shells by Indian troops and police personnel on mourners and peaceful protesters in the territory. Indian police and paramilitary personnel arrested eighty two (82) people including an aged woman and molested and disgraced three (3) women during five hundred sixty seven (567) cordon and search operations in different areas of the territory. »

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#PlightOfKashmiriHalfWidows

Islamabad, June 24 (KMS): As the world marked United Nations’ International Day of Widows on Tuesday, thousands of widows and half-widows mourn the killing and enforced disappearance of their husbands by Indian troops in occupied Jammu and Kashmir over the past 31-years.

According to a report released by the Research Section of Kashmir Media Service, that the killing of 95,611 of Kashmiris by the brutal Indian forces have rendered 22,915 Kashmiri women widowed, 107,792 children orphaned and thousands of women half-widowed amid discovery of 6,000 mass graves and over 8,000 enforced disappearances. Half widows are such women whose husbands have been subjected to enforced disappearance but have not been declared dead. Their exact number is not known. These half widows live in isolation with little or no social or financial support.

Begum Jaan, 59-year old, whose husband Shamsuddin Pasal left home for evening prayers in 1998 to never return, she says his disappearance is still a mystery. »

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#SyedAliGillaniSymbolOfResistance

Srinagar, June 09 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of All Parties Hurriyat Conference, Syed Ali Gilani continues to remain as an icon of resistance against India’s illegal occupation over Jammu and Kashmir.

According to a report released by the Research Section of Kashmir Media Service, New Delhi has miserably failed to cut off Syed Ali Gilani from the Kashmiri masses through putting him jails and under house arrest for a long period of time.

The slogans frequently raised by the ailing leader like “We are Pakistani, Pakistan is ours” Keep Syed Ali Gilani and the flames of freedom alive in the hearts and minds of the Kashmiri people. Despite the use of all nefarious tactics by India including the so-called investigation by its infamous National Investigation Agency, the APHC Chairman continues to live in the in the hearts of the Kashmiri people as a tall and towering personality. »

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Srinagar, June 05 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, unrelenting military siege and crippling lockdown imposed by Narendra Modi-led fascist Indian government on August 05, last year, completed 10 months, today.

A report released by the Research Section of Kashmir Media Service, today, said that the life of Kashmiris had been made a living hell since India illegally revoked the special status of occupied Kashmir on August 05, 2019. It said that the move was aimed at snatching away identity of the Kashmiris through changing the Muslim-majority status of the occupied territory.

The report revealed that Indian troops martyred 142 Kashmiris including 4 women during the period. It said that at least 1,300 people were critically injured due to the use of brute force including firing of bullets, pellets and teargas shells by Indian military, paramilitary and police personnel on peaceful demonstrators. »

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897 boys martyred, 107,790 orphaned since January 1989

Srinagar, June 05 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops in their unabated acts of state terrorism martyred 897 children during the last thirty-one years.

A report released by the Research Section of Kashmir Media Service in connection with the International Day of Innocent Children Victims of Aggression observed on June 04, revealed that 897 children were among the 95,557 Kashmiris including women martyred by Indian troops from January 01, 1989 till June 04, 2020. The report said that the killing of civilians by the troops rendered 107,790 children orphaned in the territory during the period.

The report said that thousands of people including school boys and girls were also injured by the pellets fired by Indian troops. It added that hundreds of persons including 19-month-old Hiba Jan, 8-year-old Shahid Fayaz, 9-year-old Owais Ahmed, 10-year-old Aasif Ahmed Sheikh, Insha Mushtaq (16), Aaqib Zahoor (16), Ulfat Hameed (17), Bilal Ahmad Butt (17), Tariq Ahmed Gojri (19) and Faizan Ashraf Tantray (19) had lost eyesight in their one or both eyes totally due to the pellet injuries. »

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#KashmiriTraitorsPlayingWithFire

Srinagar, June 04 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, political scientists, intellectuals and civil society members have opined that the Kashmiri traitors like Altaf Bukhari, Muzaffar Beig and Usman Majeed are playing with fire by furthering the Hindutva agenda of RSS and BJP in the territory.

They made these remarks when the Kashmir Media Service Research Section approached them for their opinion in the backdrop of the reports that India is going to install a new puppet set-up in occupied Kashmir. Pertinently, Indian Home Minister, Amit Shah, in an interview, yesterday, stated that Assembly elections will be held in Kashmir in months from now and that the territory will be having a legislator soon. Altaf Bukhari-led Jammu and Kashmir Apni Party (JKAP) is reportedly playing a lead role in this regard.

The political scientists, intellectuals and civil society members maintained that anyone who will cooperate with communal Modi regime to further its wicked designs in occupied Kashmir will be treated as a traitor by the Kashmiri people. They said these Indian collaborators want to harm the ongoing freedom movement for their petty interests but they would never succeed in their nefarious plans. They said that the people of occupied Kashmir would not tolerate any traitor and collaborator of Modi-led fascist government in New Delhi. »

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Srinagar, May 01 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops in their continued acts of state terrorism martyred thirty three (33) Kashmiris including two (2) young boys and one (1) woman during the last month of April.

According to the data issued by the Research Section of Kashmir Media Service, today, these killings rendered one (1) woman widowed and two (2) children orphaned.

During the period, at least one hundred fifty two (152) people were injured due to the use of brute force including firing of bullets, pellets and teargas shells by Indian troops and police personnel on peaceful protesters. »

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113 minorities’ members mostly Muslims killed since 2015

Islamabad, April 29 (KMS): Religious intolerance is growing in India ever since the Narendra Modi-led fascist nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party came into power in 2014.

An analytical report released by the Research Section of Kashmir Media Service, today, said that since the Bharatiya Janata Party won power in India in 2014, lynchings of the country’s minorities have surged. Quoting Human Rights Watch, the report said that at least 44 murders took place due to lynchings between May 2015 and December 2018. Similarly, according to a Reuters report, a total of 63 cow vigilante attacks had occurred in India between 2010 and mid 2017, mostly since the Modi government came to power in 2014. In these attacks between 2010 and June 2017, 24 Muslims were killed and 124 injured. Also, India’s news website The Quint has recorded 113 killings between September 2015 and September 2019 in spate of lynchings targeting minorities, especially Muslims in India, the KMS report added.

It said that Hindu groups were using violence, intimidation, and harassment against Muslims and other minorities in India. It said that hate crimes against Muslims and other minorities had alarmingly increased in Modi’s India. »

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Islamabad, April 18 (KMS): Indian intelligence agents working for Research & Analysis Wing (RAW) and Intelligence Bureau (IB) attempted to use money and disinformation to covertly influence Canadian politicians and falsely link Pakistan and its diaspora with “terrorism” through well-funded lobbying, according to a highly sensitive government document.

The document shows that Canadian security officials suspected India’s two main intelligence branches had asked an Indian citizen to sway politicians in Canada into supporting Indian government interests, Global News reported. The paper said that the RAW and IB were behind the operation since 2009.

A Canada government official said the government was “concerned when any country shows destabilising behaviour, including interference in other countries’ democratic systems”. »

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Srinagar, February 19 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the communication clampdown over the past six months has crippled research activity in academic and scientific institutions.

Tthe occupied territory has 11 universities besides two premier engineering institutes and 93 degree colleges.

Even as the Indian government claims to have restored limited 2G internet access with many riders, research scholars pursuing doctorates told Turkish Anadolu Agency that they were unable to access research literature, download papers, or communicate with journals and researchers outside the territory. »

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