JKLF-R expresses concern over detainees’ plight

Srinagar, September 16 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front-R (JKLF-R) has expressed concern over the plight of Kashmiri political detainees languishing in different jails of India and the occupied territory.

The JKLF-R Chief Patron, Barrister Abdul Majeed Tramboo, in a statement issued in Srinagar condemned the jail authorities for not allowing the family members of illegally detained party Chairman, Farooq Ahmad Dar, to meet him in New Delhi’s Tihar Jail. Continue reading

Kashmiri delegates meet UN Special Rapporteur in Geneva

Geneva, September 15 (KMS): Kashmiri representatives, Syed Faiz Naqshbandi and Ms Benazir Khan, met Idriss Jazairy, the UN Special Rapporteur on the negative impact of unilateral coercive measures on the enjoyment of human rights in Geneva.

Syed Faiz Naqshbandi and Ms Benazir Khan held a meeting with Idriss Jazairy on the sidelines of the ongoing 36th session of the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva. They apprised the Special Rapporteur about systematic and massive human rights violations by Indian forces’ personnel in occupied Kashmir and India’s designs to change the demography of the territory.