Srinagar, February 10 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir leaders and activists held a protest at Abi Guzar in Srinagar demanding the return of the mortal remains of prominent martyred Kashmiri leaders, Muhammad Maqbool Butt and Muhammad Afzal Guru, to their families.

The JKLF leaders, Noor Muhammad Kalwal, Mushtaq Ajmal, Muhammad Yasin Butt, Sheikh Abdul Rasheed, Bashir Ahmed Kashmiri, Muhammad Sideeq Shah, Professor Javaid, Ashraf Bin Salam, Merajuddin and others participated in the protest. »

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Srinagar, February 10 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, an Indian policeman has been arrested in connection with rape and murder of an eight-year-old girl, Asifa Jan, in Kathua district of Jammu region.

A police official told media that the Special Investigation Team of Crime Branch has arrested a policeman, identified as Deepak Khujaria. »

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Jammu, February 11 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the death toll in the ongoing attack on an army camp in Jammu rose to ten including five Indian soldiers and four attackers. Around a dozen soldiers were injured in the attack. A group of assailants attacked the army camp in Jammu, killing five soldiers and wound many on Saturday. »

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Rich tributes paid to Afzal Guru, Maqbool Butt

Srinagar, February 09 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, life remained paralysed, today, due to the complete shutdown on the fifth hanging anniversary of Kashmiri leader, Muhammad Afzal Guru.

Call for the shutdown was given by the Joint Resistance Leadership comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik. All shops, business establishments and educational institutions remained closed while traffic was off the road.

India had executed Muhammad Afzal Guru in Tihar jail on this day in 2013 and another prominent Kashmiri leader, Muhammad Maqbool Butt in the same jail on 11th February in 1984. The bodies of the two martyrs remain buried in the premises of the jail. »

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Srinagar, February 09 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, no Friday prayers were allowed, today, for the third successive week in the historic Jamia Masjid in Srinagar.

The authorities had imposed curfew-like restrictions in Srinagar to prevent protests on the fifth martyrdom anniversary of Kashmiri leader, Muhammad Afzal Guru. »

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Srinagar, February 09 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of Hurriyat forum, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq has said that the pro-India Peoples Democratic Party is helping BJP to implement agenda of Hindu extremist organization Rashtriya Swayam Sevak Sangh (RSS) in the territory. »

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Srinagar, February 09 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu Kashmir Democratic Freedom Party (DFP), today, organized a function at Doabgah in Sopore, the ancestral home of Shaheed Muhammad Afzal Guru to express solidarity with the family and to remember Afzal Guru and Muhammad Maqbool Butt on their martyrdom anniversaries.

The DFP delegation, which participated in the function despite strict restrictions imposed by the puppet authorities was led by Engineer Farooq Ahmed and also included Peer Anayatullah, Muhammad Amin, Rameez Ahmed, Ashiq Hussain and Ghulam Muhammad Muqadam. »

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Srinagar, February 09 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Hurriyat forum Chairman, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, and other pro-freedom leaders and organizations have paid glowing tributes to prominent martyred liberation leaders, Muhammad Afzal Guru and Muhammad Maqbool Butt, on their martyrdom anniversaries.

Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, who in under continued house arrest, in a statement issued in Srinagar urged the world community and international human rights bodies to impress upon New Delhi to transfer the mortal remains of Maqbool Butt and Afzal Guru from Delhi’s Tihar Jail to occupied Kashmir for proper burial. »

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Srinagar, February 09 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the illegally detained Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF), Muhammad Yasin Malik has said that gallows, life imprisonments, curfews and arrests cannot break the will of the Kashmiri people and their sentiment for freedom.

Muhammad Yasin Malik in a statement issued in Srinagar paid glowing tributes to prominent Kashmiri leaders, Muhammad Afzal Guru and Muhammad Maqbool Butt on their martyrdom anniversaries. He said, “Indian government not only hanged Maqbool Butt and Afzal Guru in Tihar jail but also denied them a proper burial by burying them inside the jail premises. The height of shamelessness of this so-called biggest democracy is that it even disallowed these martyrs one last chance of meeting their loved ones.” »

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Srinagar, February 09 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Tehreek-e-Hurriyat Jammu and Kashmir (TeH) has said that the charge-sheet filed by India’s National Investigation Agency (NIA) against Hurriyat leaders and other Kashmiris and the witnesses listed in the case are frivolous and fabricated.

A spokesman of TeH while commenting on the reports published in the Indian media termed the charge-sheet against Altaf Ahmed Shah, Peer Saifullah, Merajuddin Kalwal, Ayaz Muhammad Akbar, Shahid-ul-Islam, Nayeem Ahmed Khan, Farooq Ahmed Dar, Kamran Yousuf, Javaid Ahmed Butt, Zahoor Ahmed Watali as political vendetta. »

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