Srinagar, August 24 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, people staged forceful protests in Handwara against custodial killing of a student by Indian troops.

Massive protests broke out in Ramhal area of Handwara after the news spread that a student from Daril Tarathpora was killed by Indian troops and was dubbed as a militant. The protesters raised high-pitched pro-freedom and anti-India slogans. »

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Srinagar, August 24 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF), Muhammad Yasin Malik, has strongly denounced the attack on illegally detained senior APHC leader and the Democratic Party (DFP) Chief, Shabbir Ahmad Shah, in Delhi.

Muhammad Yasin Malik in a statement issued in Srinagar termed the attack on Shabbir Ahmed Shah as an act of hooliganism. He said that the incident actually showed Indian hatred against democracy and human norms which was highly condemnable. »

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Srinagar, August 24 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front-R (JKLF-R) has expressed serious concern over the plight of political detainees lodged in different jails in and outside Kashmir.

The JKLF-R spokesman in a statement issued in Srinagar appealed to the international human rights organizations to take cognizance of the miserable plight of the Kashmir political detainees and use their good offices for their immediate release. »

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Srinagar, August 23 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the joint resistance leadership has emphasized that the RSS-backed Indian rulers are hatching conspiracies against the demography of the territory that has become a matter of life and death for the people of Kashmir.

In a statement issued in Srinagar, today, the leadership comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik said that the proposed demographic change was directly related to the Kashmiris’ right to self determination and the people would fight against it with complete unity and steadfastness. The leadership also announced to a comprehensive protest programme against the conspiracies. It pointed out that the plan to remove the Article 35A of the Indian constitution was part of the efforts aimed at diluting the resistance movement and suppressing the freedom struggle. »

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Srinagar, August 23 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the joint resistance leadership has emphasized that the RSS-backed Indian rulers are hatching conspiracies against the demography of the territory that has become a matter of life and death for the people of Kashmir.

In a statement issued in Srinagar, today, the leadership comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik said that the proposed demographic change was directly related to the Kashmiris’ right to self determination and the people would fight against it with complete unity and steadfastness. The leadership also announced to a comprehensive protest programme against the conspiracies. It pointed out that the plan to remove the Article 35A of the Indian constitution was part of the efforts aimed at diluting the resistance movement and suppressing the freedom struggle. »

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New Delhi, August 23 (KMS): The All Parties Hurriyat Conference General Secretary, Shabbir Ahmed Shah was attacked by goons of Hindu extremist organization Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh while he was being produced before a Delhi court, today.

Shabbir Ahmad Shah was attacked by inmates at Patiala court police lock-up. The APHC leader was to appear in the court of Justice Siddharth Sharma. »

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Srinagar, August 23 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Kashmir Economic Alliance, an umbrella trade body, has extended its complete support to the Hurriyat leadership for fighting India’s plans to abrogate Article 35A of Indian Constitution to change the demography of the territory.

The KEA co-Chairman, Farooq Ahmad Dar, addressing a press conference in Srinagar said, KEA is ready to follow whatever action plan is announced by the Hurriyat leadership. “We appeal to Hurriyat leadership to play their role with regard to Article 35A. We will support whatever programme Hurriyat leadership issues,” he said. By raising the issue of abrogation of Article 35A, a ground is being created for BJP, Indian agencies and rightwing parties, but the people of Kashmir are firmly opposing it, he added. »

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Srinagar, August 23 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, locals of Nagbal area of Shopian district staged a protest demonstration against the setting up of one after another army camp in the area.

India army has set up another camp at Dachoo in Nagbal area, barely a kilometer away from the existing garrison at Dobipora in the district.

Earlier, three newly garrisons were set up by the Indian army at three different villages of the district. »

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Srinagar, August 23 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the family of Irfan Fayaz Wani, an auto driver, who was killed by Indian troops during the mass uprising, last year, has said that Indian police are harassing them on one pretext or the other.

Irfan Fayaz, a resident of Malik Angan Fateh Kadal, was killed by the troops during a protest demonstration in Malaratta area of old city in Srinagar. »

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Srinagar, August 23 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of Hurriyat forum, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq has urged the people to ensure their massive presence at Jamia Masjid, Srinagar, on coming Friday to seek Almighty Allah’s help against various threats faced by the people of Jammu and Kashmir.

Mirwaiz Umar Farooq in a statement issued in Srinagar said besides Juma prayers, special repentance prayers would also be held, on the occasion. He, therefore, asked the people to attend these prayers in large numbers to ensure their acceptance by God. »

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