Srinagar, September 10 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the family of an illegally detained social activist and lawyer, advocate Hassan Babar has said the police did not allow them to meet him since he was detained, earlier this month.

The wife of Advocate Hassan Babar in a media interview in Doda said that police detained her husband, Hassan Babar, at Assar Doda when he was returning home from Ramban on September 4.

“Initially the police did not reveal his whereabouts. Later, we came to know that he was lodged at Trikuta Nagar police station,” his wife Amina said, adding that they were not being allowed to meet him. »

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Srinagar, September 10 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the division bench of local Human Rights Commission has asked its Registrar to produce case list of those pellet victims in which no report has been filed by the authorities.

The Commission also directed the authorities to file the report by next date of hearing regarding those pellet victims in which no report has been filed. This direction was issued by the division bench of the Commission comprising Chairperson Justice (retd) Bilal Nazki and member of the Commission Jang Bahadur Singh Jamwal. »

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Chandigarh, September 10 (KMS): Punjab minister, Navjot Singh Sidhu has urged the Indian External Affairs Minister, Sushma Swaraj, to make every possible effort on the issue of Kartarpur Sahib Gurdwara as Pakistan has shown positive intent in providing access to the historic Sikh shrine.

Cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu in a letter written to the External Affairs Minister, said: “Now an opportunity has knocked on our doors. Pakistan has shown a positive intent towards the long-pending demand of Kartarpur Sahib corridor. Pilgrims and we all have been demanding for this corridor since years”. »

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Srinagar, September 10 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the journalists of Kashmir, today, staged a sit-in protest against the arrest of journalist Aasif Sultan at press colony in Srinagar.

The protest demonstration, organized by the Kashmir Journalist Association, was later joined by Kashmir Working Journalist Association, Kashmir Press Photographers Association and Kashmir Press Videographers Association. The protesting journalists were demanding the release of journalist Aasif Sultan, who was arrested, by Indian Police last month. »

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Srinagar, September 10 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops launched massive cordon and search operations (CASOs) in several areas of Rajouri district.

Indian troops and police personnel have laid a siege around villages in Lamberi in Nowshera area of the district, and no one is allowed to move freely in the areas. »

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New York, September 10 (KMS): Massive protests were held against the worst human rights violations of minorities in India and occupied Jammu and Kashmir by Narendra Modi led Indian government, on the occasion of the World Hindu Foundation’s second World Hindu Congress (WHC) meeting in Chicago, this week.

Various organizations and individuals came together and held a sit-in outside the venue. They also held a rally to protest the ongoing human rights violations committed against minorities in India. »

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Exposes IOK regime’s ‘record misplaced’ pretext

Jammu, September 10 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, fifty years after he filed a petition in the Indian Supreme Court leading to a landmark full court decision on Article 35-A of the Indian Constitution, veteran trade union leader Sampath Prakash is gearing up for second round of legal battle to save the state subject law.

The 78-year-old Kashmiri Pandit leader, who approached the Indian Supreme Court in 1968 over his detention and Article 35-A, said he was going to challenge how the current Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra decided to hear the petitions challenging Article 35-A when already a five-judge constitution bench and 13-judge full court have already decided the matter”. »

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Srinagar, September 10 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Anjuman Sharie Shian has condemned restrictions imposed by the Indian authorities on 8th and 10th historical Muharram processions for the past 27 years.

Anjuman Sharie Shian President and senior APHC leader Agha Syed Hassan Al-Moosvi Al-Safvi at a party meeting in Srinagar said, “We condemn restrictions on 8th and 10th historical Muharram processions for past 27 years. The authorities have adopted a policy of snatching religious freedom along with political freedom.” »

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Srinagar, September 10 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyat leaders and organizations have expressed profound grief and sorrow over the killing of Hakeem-ur-Rahman Sultani of Bomai, Sopore, by unidentified persons.

A delegation of the Jammu and Kashmir Muslim League (JKML) headed by Acting Chairman, Abdul Ahad Parra and General Secretary, Mohammad Rafiq Ganai visited Sopore and participated in the funeral prayers and expressed condolence with the bereaved family. »

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Jammu, September 10 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Gujjar and the Bakerwal communities have expressed serious concern over fake Scheduled Tribe (ST) certificate rackets and urged the authorities to re-verify all the ST certificates of employees recruited since 1991.

The community members were speaking at a programme organized by Tribal Research and Cultural Foundation in Srinagar. Dr Javaid Rahi presided over the event. They demanded the Tribal department should constitute a scrutiny committee in this regard. »

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