Srinagar, November 20 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, residents of Kunzar town in Baramulla district observed a token-strike to protest against pesky power supply and the shortage of drinking water in the area.

A large number of people including businessmen took to Srinagar-Gulmarg road and raised slogans in favour of their demands. The protesters blocked traffic for hour on the highway and later dispersed off peacefully. »

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Srinagar, November 20 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, rejecting the puppet regime’s order for closure of shops in Srinagar on Fridays, the Sheher-e-Khaas Coordination Committee (SKCC) has said that the traders won’t obey the order and the authorities should choose a day other than Friday for the weekly off.

SKCC President, Bashir Ahmad Kenu, called the order a pre-planned conspiracy to crush business community of Old City. »

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Jammu, November 20 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Jammu Muslim Front has taken a strong note about a fabricated photo of a live person in place of a dead youth, dubbed as militant, published in a prominent Hindi daily.

The JMF Chairman Shuja Zaffar and Front leader Imran Qazi dubbed media role negative and apprehended that media was bent upon projecting negative image of the members of minority community in Jammu. »

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Srinagar, November 20 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir Democratic Freedom Party has said that party Chairman, Shabbir Ahmad Shah’s health is deteriorating in New Delhi’s Tihar jail.

The DFP at a meeting, presided over by party General Secretary Abdullah Tari, in Srinagar expressed serious concern over Shah’s deteriorating health. »

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Srinagar, November 20 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the High Court Bar Association has welcomed the resolution, introduced by Pakistan and 75 other countries for resolution of Kashmir dispute in the United Nations General Assembly.

HCBA spokesman in a statement issued in Srinagar said, “The Bar Association maintains that the principle of self-determination has been recognized to mean that all people have a right to determine freely their own socio-political and economic circumstance.” »

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Srinagar, November 20 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of All Parties Hurriyat Conference, Syed Ali Gilani has hailed the Government of Pakistan’s sincere steps of introducing the self-determination resolution in the UN General Assembly, saying Pakistani Ambassador Maleeha Lodhi has rightly placed the issue keeping in view its historical background.

The UN General Assembly on Thursday had unanimously passed a Pakistan-sponsored resolution reaffirming that the universal realization of the right of peoples to self-determination was a fundamental condition for the effective guarantee and observance of human rights. »

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Dhaka, November 20 (KMS): In a rare gesture, a Sri Lankan author, Anuk Ardupragasam, has announced to contribute a part of the prize money for victims of Indian state terrorism in occupied Kashmir.

Anuk Ardupragasam who won the prestigious 2017 DSC Prize for South Asian Literature in Dhaka on Saturday announced that he would donate the amount to organisations working for people in Kashmir. »

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Women protest against killings in Hajin

Srinagar, November 19 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, complete shutdown was observed, today, against the cordon and search operations and subsequent killings by Indian forces across the Kashmir Valley.

All shops and business establishments were closed, while traffic was off the road. Call for the strike was given by the Joint Resistance Leadership comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik. Strict restrictions were imposed in Srinagar to prevent anti-India protests. Train service remained suspended for the second day, today, in the territory. The internet service was also snapped in some parts of the territory. »

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Srinagar, November 19 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, a large number of women held pro-freedom protests in Hajin area of Banidpora district, today, against the killing of six youth by Indian troops.

The protesting women raised anti-India and pro-freedom slogans during the protests in Chandergar area where the youth were killed by troops during a cordon and Search operation, last night.

A commando of Indian Air Force was also killed and two Indian soldiers were injured in an attack in the same area. »

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Srinagar, November 19 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyat leaders and organizations have paid glowing tributes to the youth, martyred by Indian troops in Zakura and Hajin areas, and martyrs of Aali Kadal, Srinagar.

A delegation of Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front participated in the funeral prayers of a martyred youth, Mugees Ahmad Mir, and expressed solidarity with his bereaved family. The team also visited Martyrs’ Graveyard, Eidgah, in Srinagar on the 25th martyrdom anniversary of Aali Kadal martyrs. A blood donation camp will also be held at JKLF office Abiguzar in Srinagar, tomorrow, in memory of these martyrs. »

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