Srinagar, March 15 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Employees Joint Action Committee (EJAC) has condemned the summoning of the Hurriyat forum Chairman, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, by India’s National Investigation Agency to New Delhi for questioning and ban on Jamaat-e-Islami in the territory by the Indian authorities.

The EJAC in a meeting chaired by its President, Fayaz Ahmed Shabnam, in Srinagar discussed the prevailing situation in the valley. »

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Srinagar, March 15 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, unidentified gunmen killed a civilian in Pulwama district.

The gunmen killed 36-year-old Manzoor Ahmed Lone near Higher Secondary School in Gulzarpora area of the district.

On the other hand, people expressed resentment through honking the horn of their vehicles when they were stopped for half an hour to pave way for a convoy of Indian paramilitary forces near Tourist Reception Centre (TRC) in Srinagar. »

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Srinagar, March 15 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, India’s National Investigation Agency (NIA) continuing its intimidating actions has issued fresh summons to the Chairman of Hurriyat forum, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, to appear for questioning at its headquarters in New Delhi in connection with a false case registered against him.

The NIA in a notice has asked Mirwaiz Umar Farooq to appear before it at its headquarters in New Delhi on March 18, media reports quoting officials of the agency as having said.

The NIA had on February 26 raided the residences of several Hurriyat leaders including Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, Muhammad Ashraf Sehrai, Muhammad Yasin Malik, Shabbir Ahmed Shah, Masarrat Aalam Butt, Yasmeen Raja, Zafar Akbar Butt and Dr Naseem Gilani, the son of APHC Chairman, Syed Ali Gilani, in connection with the false cases registered against them »

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India deliberately prolonging detentions
Srinagar, March 14 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of All Parties Hurriyat Conference, Syed Ali Gilani has said that India is using its National Investigation Agency alongside more than a million troops equipped with a deep investigative network to inflict more sufferings on the Kashmiri people.

Syed Ali Gilani in a statement issued in Srinagar condemned NIA summons to Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and other Hurriyat leaders and said New Delhi was using the probe agency and the Directorate Enforcement as tools to strangulate every voice of dissent in the occupied territory. »

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Srinagar, March 14 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the human rights commission has issued a notice to the Indian authorities including the Home Secretary to respond on a petition seeking relocation of the Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front, Muhammad Yasin Malik, from Jammu’s Kot Bhalwal jail to a jail in Srinagar.

The petition was filed by rights activist Muhammad Ahsan Untoo who stated before the commission that Yasin Malik was arrested in a false case and detained under draconian Public Safety Act at Kot Bhalawal jail in Jammu in violation of the rules. »

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Washington, March 14 (KMS): Sikh-Americans have urged the Indian Government to ensure that the work on the landmark Kartarpur Corridor is not impacted by the tension between India and Pakistan in the aftermath of the Pulwama incident.

A delegation of eminent Sikh-Americans from various parts of the US, gathered in Washington DC to present a memorandum to the Indian embassy. »

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NIA deliberately delaying case, Delhi Court told

Srinagar, March 14 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, India’s National Investigation Agency (NIA) has detained three persons in Kishtwar district.

The Indian agency conducted raids and arrested Irshad Ahmed Kant, Jaffar Hussain and Irshad Mochi in Huller and Hanjala areas of the district in connection with the killing of senior BJP leader from Kishtwar, Anil Parihar and his brother Ajit Parihar. »

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Srinagar, March 14 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Jamaat-e-Islami has expressed its deep concern over the arrest of its legal expert, Mir Assad Ullah, by Indian police terming it a well-planned move to prevent Jamaat from approaching the court to contest the baseless allegations against the socio-religious political party.

The Jamaat-e-Islami in a statement issued in Srinagar said, police called Jamaat senior member, Mir Assad Ullah to Pulwama police station a few days ago, and put him in illegal custody with an aim to stop him from pursuing legal course. The statement said the move is a deliberate attempt on the part of the governor administration to disallow Jamaat to approach court and contest the concocted allegations against it. »

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Srinagar, March 14 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, authorities on Thursday booked religious scholar and Jamiat Ahle Hadees vice President, Moulvi Mushtaq Veeri under draconian law, Public Safety Act (PSA) and shifted him to a jail in Jammu.

Veeri was arrested on February 23 from his residence, the day when dozens of Jamaat-e-Islami activists were also arrested. »

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Srinagar, March 14 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Hurriyat forum led by Mirwaiz Umar Farooq has strongly denounced the lies and canards being circulated by some media outlets through unsubstantiated leaks by agencies bent on harassing the Mirwaiz.

Hurriyat forum spokesman in a statement issued in Srinagar said after the illegal raid at Mirwaiz residence the media through propaganda and lies is already passing its verdict on Mirwaiz to vitiate public opinion against him. »

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