Curfew imposed in Pulwama to prevent demos

Srinagar, October 13 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops in their fresh act of state terrorism martyred one Kashmiri youth in Pulwama district of south Kashmir.

The troops killed the youth identified as Shabbir Ahmed Dar during a cordon and search operation in Babagund area of the district, late last night. Another youth, Showkat Ahmad Dar, was critically injured during the operation. He has been admitted at SMHS hospital in Srinagar. »

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Srinagar, October 13 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, in yet another incident of forcing the journalists from highlighting the grim situation of the territory, Indian paramilitary Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) beat up two local reporters in Islamabad town while they were discharging their professional duties.

The CRPF personnel thrashed the reporters, Fayaz Lolu and Deen Imran working with Indian TV news channels Munsif and Aalmi Sahara in Ashajipora area of the town while they were performing their professional duties. »

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Srinagar, October 13 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, unidentified gunmen killed an Indian policeman in Sopore area of Baramulla district.

The gunmen barged into the house of the policeman at Warpora in Sopore area of the district and fired upon him, late last night. He was shifted to a nearby hospital where he succumbed to injuries. »

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Srinagar, October 12 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, clashes broke out between the Indian forces and youth in Nadigam village of Shopian district, today, after the troops launched a cordon and search operation there.

As soon as the troops cordoned off the area, youth took to the streets and held a protest demonstration, triggering clashes. »

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Srinagar, October 12 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, expressing their solidarity with those laying their lives for the Kashmir cause, thousands of people, today, offered funeral prayers in absentia for martyred PhD scholar, Dr Manan Bashir Wani and his associate, Aashiq Hussain Zargar, who were killed by Indian troops in a cordon and search operation in Kupwara district, yesterday. »

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Thousands attend funeral prayers in absentia for martyrs

Srinagar, October 12 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, complete shutdown, marked by forceful anti-India demonstrations, was observed, today, against the killing of PhD scholar, Dr Manan Wani, and his associate, Aashiq Hussain Zargar, by Indian troops, yesterday.

Call for the shutdown was given by the Joint Resistance Leadership comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik to pay tributes to Dr Wani and his associate. All shops, business establishments and petrol pumps remained closed while transport was off the road.

The occupation authorities imposed strict restrictions in Srinagar, Lolab and Kupwara areas and deployed Indian troops and police personnel in strength in other towns to prevent people from staging demonstrations against the killings. Juma prayers could not be held at Srinagar’s historic Jamia Masjid due to the restrictions. The authorities continued to place almost all Hurriyat leaders under house arrest or in detention. »

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Srinagar, October 12 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the authorities did not allow Friday congregational prayers at Jamia Masjid in Srinagar, today.

The gates of Jamia Masjid were locked while contingents of Indian troops and police personnel were also deployed near it and people were not allowed to enter the grand mosque. »

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AMU suspends three Kashmiri students

Aligarh (India), October 12 (KMS): The Aligarh Muslim University has suspended three Kashmiri students, who tried to offer prayers in absentia for PhD scholar, Manan Wani, martyred by Indian troops in Shatgund area of Kupwara district yesterday.

Manan Wani was a scholar in Applied Geology from Aligarh Muslim University. »

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Srinagar, October 12 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) has strongly condemned police raid on the residence of its leader, Muhammad Yasin Butt, and harassment of his family members. »

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Srinagar, October 12 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyat leaders and organizations have paid glowing tributes to PhD scholar, Manan Bashir Wani, who was martyred by Indian troops in Kupwara district, yesterday. »

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