Srinagar, October 15 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, to what extent India’s illegal occupation over Jammu and Kashmir is adversely affecting the mental health of Kashmir people can be gauged from an official report wherein it has been said that psychiatry hospitals in the valley have witnessed 50,000 mental disorder cases in the past 6 months.

The latest report released by Government Medical College Srinagar (GMC) on Sunday said, a total of 47,000 cases of mental illnesses which includes drug de-addiction cases were registered at Institute of Mental Health and Neuroscience (IMHANS) and SMHS hospital drug de-addiction centre from April till September this year. »

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Srinagar, October 15 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the students from South Kashmir’s Islamabad district preparing for various examinations have called for restoration of high-speed Internet as their studies are being affected by the continuous blockade of the service.

Scores of students preparing for various examinations in a joint letter emailed to newspapers expressed their dismay over the suspension of the high-speed Internet in the district. »

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Media persons held hostage for hours during Mannan’s funeral

Srinagar, October 15 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Kashmir Journalist Association (KJA) has expressed serious concern over the imposition of restriction and curbs on the movement of journalists by the authorities. »

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Srinagar, October 15 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian police arrested a delegation of Tehreek-e-Wahdat-e-Islami when it was on its way to Lolab in Kupwara to express solidarity with the family of Dr Manan Wani.

The delegation comprised Khadim Hussain, Khawaja Maqbool Magami, Gulshan Abbas, Fayaz Ahmad, Muhammad Imtiaz and Afzal Bahar and lodged in police station, Sogam in Kupwara district. »

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Srinagar, October 14 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of All Parties Hurriyat Conference, Syed Ali Gilani has denounced the Indian authorities for slapping a sedition case against two Kashmiri students of Aligarh Muslim University (AMU).

Syed Ali Gilani in a statement issued in Srinagar, condemning the sedition charge, said offering funeral prayers in absentia for a person who was a brilliant student of the institution is no way a crime. The students had offered in absentia the funeral of the ex-university student Dr Mannan Wani. »

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Sedition case against students denounced

Srinagar, October 14 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Joint Resistance Leadership has urged India to pay heed to the clear message emanating from the rejection of the election drama by the overwhelming majority of the Kashmiri people.

The leadership comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik in a statement issued in Srinagar said the people of Kashmir have no faith in fraud elections, as they are mere a deception played upon them by successive governments in New Delhi to hoodwink the international community.

The Chairman of All Parties Hurriyat Conference, Syed Ali Gilani in a statement issued in Srinagar denounced the Indian authorities for registering a case against two Kashmiri students of Aligarh Muslim University under sedition charges. »

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Srinagar, October 14 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of Tehreek-e-Hurriyat Jammu and Kashmir, Mohammed Ashraf Sehrai has strongly condemned the move of AMU administration to suspend two PhD Kashmiri scholars over offering funeral prayers in absentia following the martyrdom of Dr Mannan Wani.

Mohammed Ashraf Sehrai in a statement issued in Srinagar said offering funeral prayers in absentia inside the AMU campus is not a crime. »

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Aligarh, India (KMS): The students of occupied Kashmir, studying at Aligarh Muslim University (AMU), have threatened to surrender their degrees in case the suspension of three Kashmiri students was not revoked.

The Kashmiri students in a letter to the AMU proctor, said after killing of Dr Mannan Wani, who was formerly a student at AMU and reports of closure of colleges and universities in Kashmir, the Kashmiri students studying at the University discussed the emerging situation in the valley and were peacefully holding deliberations. »

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Srinagar, October 14 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian police slapped five youth with draconian Public Safety Act (PSA) in Bandipora district of north Kashmir for participating in peaceful protest demonstrations.

Those slapped with PSA included Aadil Bashir Butt (21), a resident of Nusoo, Farooq Ahmad Ganai, Sajjad Hussain Ganai, Bilal Ahmad Ganai alias Sahba, residents of Ganai Mohalla Kaloosa and Muhammad Azhar Din Parrey, resident of Chandegeer Hajin and sent to Kot Bhalwal jail in Jammu. »

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Srinagar, October 14 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian police detained member of the so-called Kashmir Assembly, Engineer Abdul Rasheed after his protest march against the harassment of Kashmiri students at Aligarh Muslim University in India. »

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