Srinagar, October 23 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of Hurriyat forum, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, has appreciated the Prime Minister of Pakistan, Imran Khan, for condemning the killings in the territory.

Mirwaiz Umar Farooq in a tweet said, “People of Kashmir appreciate Pakistan’s concern, but to put an end to the appalling grind of repression and human rights abuses that Kashmiris are suffering at the hands of Indian state urgently requires Pakistan as a party to the dispute to do much more.” »

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March towards Lal Chowk tomorrow

Srinagar, October 22 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, normal life came to a grinding halt due to complete shutdown in the valley of Kashmir and Chenab valley districts of Jammu region against the massacre of the youth carried out by Indian troops in Kulgam, yesterday.

Call for the strike 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 were closed and examinations were postponed across the valley and Kishtwar, Doda, Ramban and Bhadarwa areas of Chenab valley. There was very thin traffic on road while internet and mobile phone services were suspended in most parts of the territory. Meanwhile, a march towards Lal Chowk would be held, tomorrow, to protest against the Kulgam carnage. 10 youth were killed and dozens injured in destruction of a house and firing by troops and in an explosion at Laroo in Kulgma. »

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Srinagar, October 22 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of Tehreek-e-Hurriyat Jammu and Kashmir, Muhammad Ashraf Sehrai has said that under a well-planned conspiracy, tens of thousands Indian troops in the absence of any accountability have decided to go for a full-fledged war against the people of Kashmir. »

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Srinagar, October 22 (KMS): The Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Peoples Freedom League (JKPFL), Muhammad Farooq Rehmani has strongly condemned the brutal onslaught of the Indian army and paratroopers on Kashmiri demonstrators in Kulgam and murder of a pregnant woman in Pulwama.

Farooq Rehmani in a statement in Islamabad said, “It was height of ruthless military operations in Kashmir.” »

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Srinagar, October 22 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, students of University of Agricultural Sciences & Technology, Sopore, today, held a massive protest demonstration against the killings by Indian troops in Kulgam district.

Scores of students of the university assembled in premises of the campus and staged a massive demonstration amid pro-freedom and anti-India slogans. »

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Srinagar, October 22 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, another civilian who was injured in a blast at Laroo in Kulgam district succumbed late last night, taking the death toll to 10.

Body of Javid Ahmad Lone was brought to his home in Hawoora village of the district late last night and laid to rest amid sobs, this morning. Thousands of people attended his funeral. Lone was a truck driver. »

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New Delhi, October 22 (KMS): Jawaharlal Nehru University Students Union (JNUSU) while condemning the Kulgam civilian killings, on Monday, said New Delhi wants to put Kashmir on fire for its electoral gains inside India.

JNUSU general secretary, Aijaz Ahmad Rather in a statement issued in New Delhi said, “The killings of innocent youth in Laroo village of Kulgam are highly tragic. It is extremely condemnable and totally unacceptable. Under this government, killings have become a norm in Kashmir and it is really so painful to see such killings happening everyday in Kashmir.” »

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Srinagar, October 22 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyat leaders and organizations have strongly condemned the massacre of Kashmiri youth by Indian troops in Kulgam district, yesterday.

Senior leader of the All Parties Hurriyat Conference and the President of Jammu and Kashmir Anjuman Sharie Shian, Agha Syed Hassan Al-Moosvi Al-Safvi in a statement issued in Srinagar condemned the killings and expressed solidarity with the bereaved families. »

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Er Rasheed leads protest march in Handwara against killings

Srinagar, October 22 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, member of so-called Kashmir Assembly, Engineer Abdur Rasheed has sought the intervention by the International community to stop bloodbath in the territory.

Engineer Rasheed in a statement issued in Srinagar said every day is a black day for Kashmiris and New Delhi seems to have decided to silence Kashmiris on all costs. “Those who have been misleading world community and defaming Kashmiris by calling few unfortunate killings of Kashmiris Pandits [that too by Indian forces to malign the freedom struggle] as ethnic cleansing should come forward and explain why Kashmir is being turned into an experimental lab just to avoid a resolution of Kashmir dispute.” »

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London, October 22 (KMS): Dr. Syed Nazir Gilani, President of Jammu and Kashmir Council for Human Rights (JKCHR) in a letter addressed to UN Secretary General António Guterres has said that the images coming out of Kashmir of brutalities committed by Indian forces, use of rape as a weapon to demoralise the people, profiling and killing of youth, use of pellet guns to disable, blind and kill and the reported use of chemical weapons to destroy houses and orchards, are causing a stir among the Kashmiri diaspora »

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