#RisingsuicidesAmongIndianArmy

Islamabad, November 24 (KMS): Indian forces’ personnel posted particularly in Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir are facing a morale crisis as 481 have committed suicide since January 2007 in the territory.

There is an upward suicide trend among the forces’ personnel as 38 soldiers have taken their life, so far this year, in IIOJK as against 16 in 2019.

Besides, psychological cases are also on the rise among Indian army personnel serving in the territory. »

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#KashmirIsAnInternationalIssue

Srinagar, November 23 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, Hurriyat leaders have said that Kashmir is an international dispute as has been recognized by UN resolutions, and needs to be addressed accordingly.

The leaders in their statements issued in Srinagar, today said, internationally recognized status of the Kashmir dispute is an established fact and there is no doubt about it.

India’s August 5, 2019 illegal and unilateral moves can’t change the fact that J&K is not New Delhi’s internal matter but an international issue, they added. »

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904 martyred, 107,808 orphaned since January 1989

#PlightOfKashmiriChildren

Srinagar, November 20 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, Indian troops in their unabated acts of state terrorism have martyred 904 children during the last thirty one years.

A report released by the Research Section of Kashmir Media Service on the occasion of the World Children Day, today, revealed that 904 children were among the 95,723 people martyred by Indian troops from January 01, 1989 till date. The report said that the killing of civilians by the troops rendered 107,808 children orphaned in the territory during the period. »

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#RightToPrivacyViolatedInIIOJK

Srinagar, November 19 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, Indian troops are violating all basic rights of the people including right to privacy in the territory.

An analytical report released by Kashmir Media Service, today, said, Indian occupational forces target Kashmiris even inside their homes. »

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#KashmiriPoliticalDetaineesUnderCoronaThreat

Srinagar, November 17 (KMS): Coronavirus poses a grave threat to Kashmiri political detainees languishing in Indian jails.

An analytical report released by Kashmir Media Service said that Indian police arrested, at least, 15,000 people since August 05, 2019 till date. Majority of them were shifted to COVID-19 infected jails in India.

The report citing findings of the international human rights organizations and complaints of the detainees’ families said that thousands of Kashmiris languishing in Indian jails under fake cases are even denied medical facilities. As pathetic conditions in Indian prisons make Kashmiri prisoners more vulnerable to COVID-19, New Delhi is not listening to world calls to release them. »

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Modi wants to hand over land to capitalist friends, Mehbooba

Srinagar, November 17 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, Modi led fascist Indian government has demolished scores of houses, huts and sheds belonging to Gujjar and Bakarwal communities of Muslims in Pahalgam, Islamabad and Bhatandi and other areas in Jammu to grab their land to settle Hindu outsiders.

The inhuman act against IIOJK Gujjar and Bakarwal communities on part of Modi government was exposed during a visit by former Chief Minister and PDP President Mehbooba Mufti to upper reaches of Pahalgam in South Kashmir.

“Whom do you want to give this land and why are you after these Gujjars and Bakarwals,” Mehbooba Mufti asked during an address to the affected Muslim communities in Pahlgam. »

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#MediaInChains

Islamabad, November 11 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, media is under a serious threat from Indian occupational forces was the finding of a report released by the Vienna-based International Press Institute (IPI) in the first quarter of the year 2020.

An analytical report released by Kashmir Media Service, today, said the media in IIOJK is facing state repression as it is being repeatedly targeted and vilified by Modi led fascist Indian regime. New Delhi is using different intimidating tactics to harass Kashmiri journalists and media house owners. Besides being booked under draconian laws for speaking truth, Indian probe agencies like National Investigation Agency and Enforcement Directorate frequently raid residences of IIOJK journalists and media outlets. »

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#IndiaATyrantInIIOJK

Srinagar, November 03 (KMS): All Indian efforts have failed to subdue the Kashmiris’ passion for freedom despite New Delhi leaving no stone unturned in unleashing its tyranny in Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir for the past over seven decades.

According to a survey conducted by Kashmir Media Service, Kashmiris are not ready to give up their struggle even though their cries for freedom are being met with bullets and bayonets by Indian troops.

The survey, which is based on interviews of political leaders, civil society members, academics and traders, hails the sacrifices of the Kashmiri people saying that their valiant struggle against tyrant India will go down in the annals of history as a golden chapter. »

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#PlebisciteInIIOJK

Srinagar, November 02 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, Modi-led fascist Indian government is imposing nowadays colonial laws including land and domicile laws with an aim to change IIOJK demography to affect the UN-pledged plebiscite in future.

An analytical report released by Kashmir Media Service in Srinagar, today, said that since high-ups in India including the RSS-backed present ruling dispensation is convinced that the international community could anytime force India to grant the Kashmiris’ right to decide their future through plebiscite under UN resolutions, they are using every brutal tactic to manipulate the supposed plebiscite. »

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Indian army soldiers guard during restrictions in occupied Kashmir on Monday. — APSrinagar, October 28 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, the number of Indian troops present in the territory has soared to over 1.5 million.

A report released by Kashmir Media Service said, the number of Indian troops present in IIOJK is cited to be around eight to nine hundred thousand. However, as per KMS research cell based in Srinagar, the actual number of occupational troops is 1,501,000.

The research also gave a break-up of the Indian forces’ personnel, according to which the number of Indian Army soldiers is 750,000, paramilitary forces including CRPF, BSF, CISF, ITBP is 535,000, the number of Police personnel is 130,000, Special Police Officers 35,000 and Village Defense Committee personnel 51,000. It makes a grand total of 1,501,000 Indian occupational forces’ personnel present in the territory. KMS—5M

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