Shutdown against Handwara massacre on Thursday

Srinagar, January 22 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of All Parties Hurriyat Conference, Syed Ali Gilani has appealed to the Amnesty International, Asia Watch and other world human rights organizations to conduct a thorough probe into all unfortunate incidents of mass killings.

Syed Ali Gilani in a statement issued in Srinagar said that Indian occupational forces had left their brutal footprints in Gawkadal, Handwara and Kupwara and other areas of the territory in the form of gruesome massacres. »

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Srinagar, January 22 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the custodians of a religious seminary in Sopore town of north Kashmir’s Baramulla district have said that the army ransacked its property during its raid, last night.

At around 11:30 pm, troops of Rashtriya Rifles stationed at Sopore barged into the Darul-Uloom Maharajpora and ransacked the property.

 

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Srinagar, January 22 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Hurriyat forum and the Jammu and Kashmir Ittehad-ul-Muslimeen have said that India has been subjecting the people of Kashmir to the worst kind of oppression for the past several decades and New Delhi has no right to celebrate its Republic Day in the territory.

The forum spokesman in a statement issued in Srinagar said India celebrates its Republic Day on January 26 every year and calls itself the champions of democracy but has snatched the democratic right of Kashmiris and has been continuously denying them their birthright to self-determination. »

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Srinagar, January 22 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the President of Jammu and Kashmir Muslim Conference (JKMC), Mohammad Sultan Magray has urged peaceful and democratic settlement of Kashmir dispute.

Mohammad Sultan Magray in a statement issued in Srinagar condemned searches and crackdowns during night hours throughout the Valley. »

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Jammu, January 22 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of Jammu Kashmir Social Peace Forum, Advocate Devinder Singh has said that dialogue is the only way to resolve the lingering Kashmir dispute.

Advocate Devinder Singh addressing people at R.S Pura and Arnia in Jammu said if India is serious in resolving the Kashmir dispute, it should release all political detainees languishing in jails of India and the territory. »

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Srinagar, January 22 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir Peoples League has condemned the detention of party Chairman Mukhtar Ahmad Waza and other pro-freedom leaders.

The JKPL in a statement issued in Srinagar said, Mukhtar Waza, who was released recently, was placed under house detention again.

“There is no space for pro-freedom leaders to carry out peaceful political activities,” the statement said.

Meanwhile, the Indian authorities continued to put Hurriyat leaders including Mohammad Ashraf Sehrai, Ghulam Ahmad Gulzar, Bilal Sidiqui, Mohammad Ashraf Laya, Umar Aadil Dar, Mohammad Yasin Aatai, Syed Imtiyaz Haider and Ashiq Hussain Narchoor either under house detention or in jail.

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Srinagar, January 22 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairperson of Dukhtaran-e-Millat, Aasiya Andrabi has said that Indian rulers have never been serious about addressing the lingering Kashmir dispute.

Aasiya Andrabi in a media interview in Srinagar said that the people of Kashmir had given unprecedented sacrifices for the Kashmir cause, and these sacrifices would not be allowed go waste. »

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Family seeks HR bodies’s role for release of son, nephew

Srinagar, January 22 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the family members of an enforced disappeared person, Siraj-ud-din Farooqui have appealed to the international human rights organisations to intervene for mitigation of their sufferings.

Siraj-ud-din Farooqui, a resident of Nowhatta, Srinagar, was picked up by Indian Border Security Force (BSF) on January 22, 1992 during a search operation in the area. »

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Srinagar, January 22 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of All Parties Hurriyat Conference, Syed Ali Gilani has appealed to world human rights bodies like Amnesty International and Asia Watch to conduct a thorough probe into all unfortunate incidents of mass killings including the massacres of Gawkadal, Handwara and Kupwara. »

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Many Gujjars injured in police action on protesters

Jammu, January 22 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, delegations of Jammu and Kashmir Peoples Movement and Jammu and Kashmir Freedom Movement separately visited the family members of eight-year-old victim girl, Aasifa, at Heranagar in Kathua.

Aasifa was raped and killed a few days ago. Her body was found in a nearby forest. The delegations were led by Mir Shahid Saleem and Muhammad Sharif Sartaj. The leaders on the occasion condemned the incident and criticized police for its failure to take any action against the culprits. »

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