Shutdown observed in IOK today

Youth killed in overnight operation

Srinagar, September 10 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, complete shutdown was observed, today, in protest against Indian Home Minister, Rajnath Singh’s visit to the territory.

Call for the shutdown was given by the joint resistance leadership comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik. All shops and business establishments were closed, while traffic was off the road in Srinagar, Islamabad, Kulgam, Shopian, Pulwamam, Baramulla, Badgam and other parts of the territory. Rajnath Singh had arrived in Srinagar on Saturday on a four-day visit to the territory. Continue reading

Budgam shuts to protest terror unleashed by NIA

Demos in IOK against genocide of Rohingya Muslims

Srinagar, September 08 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, complete shutdown was observed in Badgam town, today, against the reign of terror unleashed by India’s National Investigation Agency particularly a raid of its sleuths on the residence of senior leader of All Parties Hurriyat Conference, Agha Syed Hassan Al-Moosvi Al-Safvi. Continue reading

NIA raids residences of Hurriyat leaders in IOK

Mirwaiz under house detention, Malik arrested

Srinagar, September 07 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Delhi-based National Investigation Agency in continuation of its threat and intimidation policy raided, today, the residences of Hurriyat leaders, Ghulam Nabi Sumjhi, Agha Syed Hassan Al-Moosvi Al-Safvi, Shaukat Ahmad Bakhshi and the office of Tehreek-e-Hurriyat Jammu and Kashmir at Hyderpora in Srinagar. Continue reading

Indian troops martyr two youth in IOK

Lawyers protest against summons to Mian Qayoom

Srinagar, September 04 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops in their fresh act of state terrorism martyred two Kashmiri youth in Sopore town of Baramulla district, today.

The youth were killed by troops during a siege and search operation in Shanker Gund Brath locality of the town. The troops also blew up one house in the area. The martyred youth have been identified as Nayeem Ahmad and Ashiq Hussain. The Chairman of All Parties Hurriyat Conference, Syed Ali Gilani in a statement in Srinagar paid rich tributes to the martyred youth and said that these brave hearts were laying their precious lives for Kashmiris’ better tomorrow. Continue reading

Anti-India demos to be held in IOK tomorrow

Indian troops martyr 37 Kashmiris in august

Srinagar, September 01 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, forceful demonstrations will be held after Eid-ul-Azha prayers, tomorrow, to protest against India’s plans to abrogate Articles 370 and 35A of Indian Constitution to convert the Muslim majority of the territory into minority.

According to Kashmir Media Service, call for the demonstrations has been given by the joint resistance leadership comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik. Continue reading

JRL calls for protests after Eid prayers

Urges people to celebrate Eid with austerity

Srinagar, September 01 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the joint resistance leadership has appealed to the people to celebrate Eid-ul-Azha with austerity and stage protests after Eid prayers against India’s plans to repeal Articles 370 and 35A, implementation of Goods and Services Tax regime and Uniform Civil Code and character assassination campaign launched by Indian National Investigation Agency (NIA). Continue reading

People including students hold anti-India demos in IOK

Aasiya, Fehmeeda again booked under draconian law

Srinagar, August 31 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, people including students held forceful anti-India demonstrations in Handwara, Pampore, Shopian, Kulgam, Hajin and Bandipore areas, today. Indian troops used brute force to disperse the protesters injuring many of them.

The students of Government Degree College, Handwara, staged forceful protests against the custodial killing of their fellow student, Shahid Bashir Mir, by Indian troops a few days ago. The bullet-riddled body of Shahid Bashir was found in a forest on August 21 and Indian troops had claimed that they had killed a militant. Eyewitnesses said that Indian forces’ personnel entered the college premises, today, and beat up several students and teachers after subjecting them to teargas shelling. They said that many girl students who fainted after inhaling teargas were taken to the sub-district hospital Handwara for treatment. Continue reading

4 Indian soldiers, 4 policemen killed in Pulwama attackGilani urges world to play role in Kashmir settlement

Srinagar, August 26 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, four Indian soldiers and four policemen  were killed and several others injured in an attack on District Police Lines in Pulwama, today.

Unknown attackers stormed the District Police Lines, Pulwama, where hundreds of Indian policemen and troops are stationed. Four Indian soldiers and four policemen  were killed while many others wounded in the attack. Exchange of fire between the attackers and the Indian forces’ personnel was going on till reports last came in. Indian army pressed its helicopters into service to locate the attackers. High alert has been sounded in south Kashmir while the puppet authorities have suspended Internet services in Pulwama district.

After the attack, Indian forces cordoned off the areas around the Police Lines, causing huge inconvenience to the people. Youth took to the streets and pelted stones on the troops and police personnel deployed in the town. The forces’ personnel fired teargas shells to disperse the protesters. Indian authorities have claimed the killing of three of the attackers. Continue reading