Thousands attend martyrs’ funerals

Srinagar, November 06 (KMS): Kashmiris on both sides of the Line of Control and world over observed Jammu Martyrs’ Day, today, to reaffirm their resolve to continue the liberation struggle till the realization of their inalienable right to self-determination.

Hundreds of thousands of Kashmiris were killed in the first week of November in 1947 by the forces of Maharaja Hari Singh, Indian army and Hindu hooligans in different parts of Jammu region while they were migrating to Pakistan.

Resistance leaders including Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, Muhammad Ashraf Sehrai, Muhammad Yasin Malik and Agha Syed Hassan Al-Moosvi Al-Safvi in their separate statements termed the massacre of Jammu as the worst chapter of the history of Jammu and Kashmir. They paid glowing tributes to the Jammu martyrs and said that their sacrifices would never be allowed to go waste. They deplored that the colonial and fascist mindset that carried out Jammu carnage in 1947 was even today busy in massacring Kashmiri youth without any remorse or regret. »

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Srinagar, November 06 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Tehreek-e-Wahdat Islami Chief Patron, Syed Hussain, has expressed profound grief over the sudden death of party activist, Muhammad Ashraf Dar alias Irfan, in Muzaffarabad.

Syed Hussain in a statement issued in Srinagar said the deceased had been associated with the ongoing freedom movement against India’s illegal occupation over Jammu and Kashmir. »

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Srinagar, November 06 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, thousands of people participated in the funeral prayers of two martyred youth at Safanagri and Awneera villages of Shopian district, today.

The youth identified as Muhammad Idrees Sultan and Amir Hussain Rathar were martyred by Indian troops during a cordon and search operation in Safanagri area of the district, early in the morning today. The operation was jointly launched by Indian army and police, yesterday. »

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Islamabad, November 06 (KMS): The Azad Jammu and Kashmir chapter of the All Parties Hurriyet Conference (AJK-APHC) held a roundtable in Islamabad, today, to remember the Jammu Martyrs of November 1947.

Paying glowing tributes to the martyrs, the speakers said that in the first week of November in 1947, the Indian forces and Hindu hooligans had massacred the Jammu Muslims under a preplanned conspiracy. They said that the Muslims were killed for their love with Pakistan, adding that the fascist forces started a killing spree in 1947 which was still going on. »

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Srinagar, November 06 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir People’s Freedom League and People’s Political Party have said that the people of Jammu Kashmir hold dear the cause of the Jammu martyrs and will continue their political struggle for the liberation of their motherland. »

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Srinagar, November 06 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Imam and Khateeb of Shah Hamdan Jamia Masjid, Kunzar, Tangmarg, Parray Hassan Firdousi has paid glowing tributes to Master Abdur Rasheed Parray on his 23rd martyrdom anniversary, today.

Master Abdur Rasheed Parray was martyred by Indian troops on this day in 1995 in Lawapora area of Srinagar.

Parray Hassan Firdousi in a statement issued in Srinagar said that the sacrifices rendered by Rasheed Parray would always be remembered. He also paid tributes to the two youth martyred by Indian troops in Shopian. »

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Srinagar, November 06 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of Hurriyat forum, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, while strongly condemning the custodial killing of a civilian, Shahid Mansoor Mir, by Indian troops in Shopian has termed the act as cold-blooded murder.

Mirwaiz Umar Farooq in a statement issued in Srinagar quoted the family members of martyred Shahid and said that he was abducted by the troops and later killed in custody. »

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Srinagar, November 06 (KMS): Kashmiris on both sides of the Line of Control and world over are observing the Jammu Martyrs’ Day, today, to reaffirm the pledge to continue the mission of their martyrs till the realization of their inalienable right to self-determination.

The forces of Maharaja Hari Singh, Indian army and Hindu extremists massacred hundreds of thousands of Kashmiris in different parts of Jammu region while they were migrating to Pakistan during the first week of November in 1947. »

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Two more Kashmiri students detained in India

Srinagar, November 06 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian police arrested over a dozen a youth in Doda district.

The youth were arrested by the police during house raids in Dhandal and Gurmal-Kastigarh areas of the district.

On the other hand, Indian police arrested two Kashmiri students, Shahid Qayoom (22) and Fazil Bashir (23), studying at an engineering college at Jalandhar in Indian state of Punjab. »

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Srinagar, 06 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the High Court Bar Association has strongly condemned the recent killing of a mentally-challenged person Rayees Ahmed and a civilian Shahid Mansoor Mir by Indian troops at Pahnoo in Shopian district.

The Bar Association in a statement issued in Srinagar said that the Indian forces due to immunity provided under draconian law Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) were killing innocent Kashmiris without any fear of accountability. »

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