Srinagar, April 12 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the puppet authorities have shifted the illegally detained ailing senior Hurriyat leader, Ghulam Muhammad Khan Sopori, from Jammu to Baramulla police station.

Ghulam Muhammad Khan Sopori was arrested from the graveyard of Sopore town on February 15, last year, when he had gone there to pay tributes to noted freedom leader, Ghulam Mohammad Bulla. His death in custody is said to be the first custodial killing in Kashmir. »

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Srinagar, April 12 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, two Indian policemen were wounded in a grenade attack in South Kashmir’s Pulwama district, today.

Unknown attackers lobbed a grenade on Pulwama police station resulting in injuring of two policemen.

Soon after the incident, the Indian troops and police cordoned off the area and launched a search operation to nab the attackers.

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Srinagar, April 12 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyat leaders and organizations have strongly condemned the killing of civilians in the Indian forces’ firing on protesters in Kulgam district, yesterday.

Four civilians, Sharjeel Ahmad Sheikh, Bilal Ahmad Tantary, Faisal Elahi and Suhail Ahmad Dar were killed and over 100 others were injured in the firing by the troops on peaceful protesters in Khudwani area of the district. »

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Srinagar, April 12 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Human Rights Commission has directed the Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP), Kupwara, to file a detailed compliance report on why a handicapped local was beaten severely by the police.

The commission directed SSP Kupwara to file the report by May 15, 2018. A petition filed by human rights activist, Muhammad Ahsan Untoo, stated that on April 5, 2018, a handicapped man namely Mohammad Wali Mir of Khurhama, Lolab, was brutally beaten by policemen on the bogus charge of raising green flag on a tall tree. »

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New Delhi, April 12 (KMS): In what is said truth needs no colours, Jammu and Kashmir was excluded from the Indian map at an event organised by none other than India’s own Health Ministry in New Delhi. The map showed Jammu and Kashmir as a separate entity.

The map was circulated by an organisation supported by the World Health Organization (WHO).

The world map titled “Risk of Humanitarian Crises and Disasters” had a distinct boundary line between Jammu and Kashmir and India. »

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Authorities impose restrictions, detain Hurriyat leaders

Srinagar, April 12 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, complete shutdown is being observed, today, against the killing of four civilians in the indiscriminate firing of Indian troops on protesters in Khudwani area of Kulgam district, yesterday.

Call for the strike has been given by the Joint Resistance Leadership comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik. All shops and business establishments are closed while traffic is off the road.

Meanwhile, the puppet authorities have imposed restrictions in Srinagar, Kulgam and other areas and deployed Indian troops and police personnel in strength across the Kashmir valley to prevent people from staging demonstrations against the killings. »

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Shutdown against killings in IOK tomorrow

Srinagar, April 11 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops in their fresh acts of state terrorism martyred, at least, four Kashmiri youth including a teenage boy in Kulgam district, today.

Four youth were killed when the troops opened fire on people protesting against a cordon and search operation launched by the troops in Khudwani area of the district. Four houses were also destroyed by the troops during the operation. A 13-year-old Bilal Ahmad Dar is among the martyrs. Over one hundred protesters were injured in firing of bullets and pellets by the troops. Many youth with pellet injuries were shifted to SMHS, Srinagar. The troops were backed by gunship helicopters. Earlier, an Indian soldier was killed and two others were injured in a clash in the area. »

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Srinagar, April 11 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Joint Resistance Leadership has called for shutdown and protests, tomorrow, against the killing of civilians by the Indian forces in Kulgam district, today.

Addressing a press conference in Srinagar, the leadership comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik gave the call for strike, tomorrow. The leaders also asked people to hold protests, tomorrow, against the killings in Kulgam. »

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Srinagar, April 11 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of Hurriyat forum, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq while terming the cordon and search operations launched by the Indian forces as “Operation Wipe Out”, has appealed to the United Nations and international community to step in as situation in the territory is terrible.

Mirwaiz Umar Farooq in a statement issued in Srinagar, today, said, it’s not an operation all out, but operation wipe out launched by Indian state as 13-year-old Bilal along with two others fell victim to the forces’ bullets in Kulgam. »

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Srinagar, April 11 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, anti-India protests erupted at Kashmir University and different colleges against the fresh killing of civilians by the Indian forces in Kulgam district, today.

Hundreds of Kashmir University students raising pro-freedom and anti-India slogans marched in the university campus to condemn the Indian brutal action at Khudwani in Kulgam. »

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