Srinagar, May 19 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the illegally detained Hurriyat leader, Sarjan Barkati, popularly known as pied piper of South Kashmir, has completed more than 600 days in jail while his distraught family desperately waits for his release.

Sarjan Barkati was arrested on October 1, 2016 after earning the sobriquet of “pied piper” during 2016 mass uprising for his speeches and peculiar style of sloganeering that attracted large crowds. »

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Srinagar, May 19 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of Hurriyat forum, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, has urged the Indian Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, to allow the Kashmiri people to say their ‘Mann Ki Baat’ to him during his visit to Srinagar.

Mirwaiz Umar Farooq in a statement in Srinagar said every month the Indian Prime Minister comes on Radio to speak his heart out. “Since he is in Srinagar on Saturday, I urge him to give people of Kashmir an opportunity to say their Mann Ki Baat this time.” »

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Srinagar, May 18 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops in their fresh act of state terrorism, martyred three Kashmiri youth in Kupwara district, today.

Indian forces of 15-Rashtriya Rifles on second day of holy Ramdhan killed three youth during violent siege and search operation at Brinjal Vilgam in Handwara area of the district. »

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Srinagar, May 18 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of Hurriyat forum, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, has said that India and its stooges have been beating drums about India being the world’s best democracy, but the first major test for both will be on Saturday when resistance leadership has planned a peaceful rally at Lal Chowk.

Mirwaiz Umar Farooq addressing a gathering at the historic Jamia Masjid in Srinagar, today, said, “We have decided to convey our message to the Indian Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, in a very peaceful manner. We wouldn’t address any gathering but carry placards with messages for Narendra Modi.” »

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Srinagar, May 18 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Awami Action Committee organized a free medical camp in the premises of historic Jamia Masjid in Srinagar in connection with the Martyrdom Week to mark the martyrdom anniversaries of prominent liberation leaders, Mirwaiz Molvi Muhammad Farooq, Khawaja Abdul Ghani Lone and martyrs of Hawal massacre of May 21, 1990. »

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Forceful anti-India, anti-Israel demos, rallies in IOK

Srinagar, May 18 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, a massive march will be conducted towards Srinagar’s historic Lal Chowk, tomorrow, to register protest against the Indian Prime Minister, Narendra Modi’s visit to the territory.

Call for the march has been given by the Joint Resistance Leadership comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik. The leadership said, the Indian Prime Minister, Narendra Modi’s proposed visit to the occupied territory is aimed at giving a false impression to the world that Kashmiri people are happy under the Indian democracy whereas India has made the territory a hell. The Hurriyat leaders and organizations have also appealed to the people to hoist black flags on the rooftops of their houses and other vantage places. The Indian police and troops have intensified frisking of people and vehicles across the territory ahead of Modi’s visit in the name of so-called security measures. »

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Srinagar, May 18 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops used brute force on peaceful protesters in Islamabad town, today.

The troops used force and fired pellets to disperse the protesters after people staged protest at Cheeni Chowk Reshi Bazar in the town.

Meanwhile, freedom songs are being played on the loudspeaker of Jamia Masjid, Islamabad, where Hurriyat leader and religious scholar, Qazi Yasir, addressed thousands of people before Friday congregational prayers. »

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Srinagar, May 18 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops and police have intensified frisking in Srinagar and other areas, today, ahead of Indian Prime Minister, Narendra Modi’s scheduled visit to the territory tomorrow.

Contingents of Indian forces’ personnel have been deployed on the route-likely to be taken by Narendra Modi from Srinagar airport tomorrow. »

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Srinagar, May 18 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Tehreek-e-Hurriyat Jammu and Kashmir has condemned the continued detention of Hurriyat activists, Manzoor Ahmad Khan of Srinagar and Muhammad Rafique Rathar and Mushtaq Ahmad Malla of Bandipora.

Tehreek-e-Hurriyat in a statement issued in Srinagar said that India was harassing and victimizing the people of Kashmir particularly the youth to prolong its illegal occupation over the territory. It said that political opponents and especially the freedom-loving people were targeted in every regime. »

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Srinagar, May 18 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, on the call of Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL), Hurriyat leaders and organizations held protests and rallies across the territory to express solidarity with the people of Palestine.

The Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) leaders and activists staged a peaceful protest rally at Lal Chowk in Srinagar to express solidarity with the people of Palestine. Led by Vice Chairman Advocate Bashir Ahmad Butt, JKLF leaders and activists including Mushtaq Ajmal, Sheikh Abdul Rashid, Bashir Ahmad Kashmiri, Muhammad Sideeq Shah and Mushtaq Ahmad Khan along with people from different walks of life gathered at Madeena Chowk and staged a peaceful protest against Israeli terrorism. »

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