Srinagar, April 28 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of All Parties Hurriyet Conference, Syed Ali Gilani, strongly reacting to the imposition of ban on internet services in the territory for a period of one month has said that the puppet authorities are pushing the people to stone age.

Syed Ali Gilani in a statement issued in Srinagar said that ban on internet was one more act of state terrorism and another ploy to cover up the atrocities of Indian forces in occupied Kashmir. “There is no justification to deny access to social media and it tantamount to denial of fundamental rights,” he said. »

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Srinagar, April 28 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Tehreek-e-Hurriyet Jammu and Kashmir (TeH), headed by Syed Ali Gilani, has strongly condemned the slapping of draconian Public Safety Act (PSA) one more time on its leaders, Abdul Hameed Parra and Danish Ahmad Malik, and their shifting to Kot Bhalwal jail in Jammu.

The TeH spokesman in a statement issued in Srinagar said that although the court had granted bail to the two leaders, but the authorities showed no regard for the court ruling. He said that Abdul Hameed Parra had been languishing in jail for last one and half years while Danish Ahmad Malik was arrested during 2016 mass uprising. »

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Srinagar, April 28 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of Hurriyet forum, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, and other Hurriyet leaders have strongly condemned the killing of a civilian, Muhammad Yousuf Butt, by Indian troops at Panzgam in Kupwara.

Mirwaiz Umar Farooq in a statement issued in Srinagar said that direct firing on protestors by Indian forces’ personnel depicted how the people were being subjected to state terrorism in occupied Kashmir. He said that the killing of unarmed civilians had become a routine in the occupied territory and there was no accountability for such war crimes perpetrated by the Indian men in uniform. »

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Srinagar, April 28 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Dukhtaran-e-Millat (DeM) and Muslim Deeni Mahaz have flayed Indian police for barging into residence of Aasiya Andrabi like burglars and then arresting her along with her associate, Fehmida Sofi.

The DeM General Secretary, Nahida Nasreen, in a statement issued in Srinagar said that on Wednesday at around 11:30pm, a large contingent of police barged into the residence of party Chairperson, Aasiya Andrabi and broke doors and smashed windowpanes of her house before arresting the woman leader and her associate. »

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New York, April 28 (KMS): The New York-based Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ), an independent watchdog body, has demanded of Indian authorities to immediately revoke a one-month ban on access to social media services in occupied Kashmir.

The occupation authorities have directed all Internet service providers to block users’ access to 22 platforms, including Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat, WhatsApp, and YouTube in occupied Kashmir. »

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Islamabad, April 28 (KMS): The All Parties Hurriyet Conference Azad Jammu and Kashmir (APHC-AJK) Chapter held a protest demonstration in front of the UN office in Islamabad against the killing of innocent people by Indian troops in occupied Kashmir.

Besides the Hurriyet leaders, a large number of Kashmiris residing in Islamabad and Rawalpindi participated in the protest rally. The demonstrators were holding placards reading anti-India and pro-freedom slogans. »

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Jammu, April 28 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, anti-India and pro-Pakistan slogans appeared on the wall of a private school in Kishtwar area of Hindu-dominated Jammu region.

The pro-Pakistan and anti-India slogans were seen written on the walls of Divine Light Public School in Brahman Mohallah in Kishtwar. The school is located in a high security zone and is hardly a few hundred meters away from Gudhali Chowk Police Post and a bunker of Indian paramilitary Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF).

Reports said that as soon as the staff members of the school reached at the main gate of the school on Thursday morning, they found the slogans written on the school walls and brought the matter into the notice of Indian police. The police rushed to the school following which the wall with slogans written over it was washed with water. »

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Srinagar, April 27 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Hurriyet forum Chairman, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, today, visited SMHS Hospital in Srinagar and inquired about the health Iqra Bashir and other students injured by Indian forces during peaceful protest demonstrations

Mirwaiz Umar Farooq talking on the occasion expressed grief over the forces’ action and termed it the worst terrorism. He said that the brutalities of the so-called authorities could not weaken the freedom sentiment of the Kashmiri people. »

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Srinagar, April 27 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir Democratic Freedom Party (DFP) has condemned the state-sponsored terrorism on students and said the educational institutions have been turned into slaughter houses and forces given a free hand to use excessive force on children. »

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One civilian martyred by troops in Kupwara

Srinagar, April 27 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, series of unrelenting student protests marked by clashes and shutdowns continued to sway the length and breadth of the territory, today, against the illegal occupation of Jammu and Kashmir by India.

Thousands of students raising anti-India and pro-freedom slogans marched on the streets in Srinagar, Sopore, Shopian, Pulwama, Kupwara and other parts of the territory to condemn ill-treatment meted out to the student community. Due to the clashes between students and troops, shopkeepers in many areas lowered their shutters. »

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Islamabad, April 27 (KMS): The Foreign Office Spokesperson, Nafees Zakaria, has said that India has waged a war against unarmed and defenceless Kashmiri people through state terrorism.

Nafees Zakaria while addressing weekly briefing in Islamabad, today, said that ever since Indian occupation forces forcibly barged into camps of schools and colleges in Pulwama on April 15, students, including girls, from primary to college levels all over Kashmir valley have been staging protest demonstrations while raising pro-freedom and anti-India slogans. Over 150 students have been injured in the brutal use of force, pellets and teargas shells fired by Indian occupation forces, he added. »

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Srinagar, April 27 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir Mass Movement (JKMM) and Jamaat-e-Islami have strongly condemned the ban on social websites in the valley and termed it immoral, illegal and anti-people and impresses upon Indian rulers to stop this retributive policy which blatantly violates basic human rights.

The Chairperson of Jammu and Kashmir Mass Movement (JKMM), Farida Behenji in her statement issued in Srinagar strongly denounced ban on Internet by the authorities and described it a curb on right to communicate. She also called it frustration of the authorities. »

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