Sopore accounts for highest number: Admits puppet regime

Srinagar, November 17 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, more than 75 percent of those who suffered pellet injuries during mass uprising, triggered by the killing of popular youth leader, Burhan Wani, on 8th July 2016, belong to the northern districts, says a report submitted by the puppet authorities to the Human Rights Commission of the occupied territory.

As per the report, among the total 1,725 pellet casualties, 1,300 occurred in northern areas, with Sopore accounting for the highest 440 pellet victims in the Kashmir Valley which is more than the 261 pellet casualties in southern districts. »

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Islamabad, November 17 (KMS): The vice Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Democratic Freedom Party, Mehmood Ahmed Saghar, has said that party Chairman, Shabbir Ahmad Shah has dedicated his entire life for the Kashmir cause and spent a major part of his life in jails.

Mehmood Ahmed Saghar in a statement issued in Islamabad said, people in occupied Kashmir know it well that Shabbir Shah is being targeted for his just political stance about the Kashmir dispute. »

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KCSDS calls for documenting sufferings of Kashmiris

Srinagar, November 17 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, a book ‘Prison Diary -Kashmir untold story 1965-68’ authored by former chief engineer, Engineer Muhammad Yousuf Butt, was released at a function in Srinagar.

The book was released by Syed Noor-ul-Hassan Rufai during the function organised by Kashmir Centre for Social and Development Studies (KCSDS). »

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Srinagar, November 17 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Ghulam Nabi Gojree, 50, a resident of Jamia Qadeem, Sopore, has been languishing in Kot Bhalwal Jail in Jammu even as the High Court has revoked his detention under draconian law, Public Safety Act (PSA), twice.

The court also granted him bail a couple of times in all the fake cases registered against him by the Sopore police. »

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Srinagar, November 16 (KMS): Amnesty International has said that the refusal by Indian authorities to pay compensation to a man who was strapped to a jeep and paraded by army personnel is a callous attempt at evading its human rights obligations. Zahoor Wani, Senior Campaigner at Amnesty International India in a statement said that refusing Farooq Dar to pay compensation for torture is a human rights violation.
On 27 October, the Home Department had rejected a recommendation from the territory’s Human Rights Commission to give Farooq Dar Rs 1,000,000 as compensation for humiliation, physical and psychological torture, stress, wrongful restraint and confinement. »

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Srinagar, November 16 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Hurriyat forum and the Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) have condemned the abusive statement of the pro-India National Conferences (NC) against senior resistance leader, Syed Ali Gilani.

The spokesmen of Hurriyat forum and JKLF in a joint statement issued in Srinagar said Syed Ali Gilani is a respected senior politician and resistance leader and fielding a junior turncoat like Junaid Mattoo on the job of hurling invectives on him reflects the moral bankruptcy of such people. »

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Shah being victimized for his stance on Kashmir dispute

Srinagar, November 16 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the puppet authorities have booked the illegally detained senior APHC leader and the Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Muslim League, Masarrat Aalam Butt, under draconian law, Public Safety Act, for the 36th time.

The High Court of the occupied territory had quashed the 35th PSA detention of Masarrat Aalam on 26th October, 2017 and ordered his release. Indian police had re-arrested him on November 10 from the premises of Kot Bhalwal Jail in Jammu immediately after his release. The occupation authorities have lodged him again at Kot Bhalwal Jail after invoking fresh PSA against him. A spokesman of Masarrat Aalam’s party in a statement in Srinagar while strongly condemning the slapping of black law one more time on the party Chairman said that the authorities were taking the court orders casually as if the same had no sanctity. »

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Islamabad, November 16 (KMS): Foreign Office spokesman, Dr Muhammad Faisal, has strongly condemned the Indian atrocities in occupied Kashmir and called upon the world human rights defenders to stand up for people of the occupied territory.

Dr Muhammad Faisal in his weekly briefing, today, said Indian forces in the past week killed three Kashmiri youth including a B.Tech student, Muzamil Ahmad, Tayyib Majeed Mir and 18-year-old Ashiq Ahmed Butt in Kulgam and Handwara areas during violent, armed and illegal operations and fake encounters. »

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Srinagar, November 16 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir Salvation Movement (JKSM) has strongly denounced the illegal detention and slapping of draconian law Public Safety Act (PSA) on its leader, Hilal Ahmad Beig, by the authorities and said that he is being subjected to vengeance to appease RSS cadre in Jammu.

The JKSM spokesman in a statement issued in Srinagar said Hilal Ahmad Beig has been lodged at Kot Bhalwal Jail in Jammu and his family is not being allowed to meet him. »

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Srinagar, November 16 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Hurriyat forum and the Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) have condemned abusive statement of the pro-India National Conferences (NC) regarding veteran and senior resistance leader, Syed Ali Gilani.

The spokesmen of Hurriyat forum and JKLF in a joint statement issued in Srinagar said Syed Ali Gilani is a respected senior politician and resistance leader and fielding a junior turncoat like Junaid Matoo on the job of hurling invectives on him reflects the moral bankruptcy of such people. »

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