Srinagar, December 31 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, an Indian policeman was killed after unknown gunmen attacked a police party in Kupwara district on Saturday evening.

Police man was killed at Chogul in Handwara area of  the district. A police official said that a policeman was critically injured after militants opened fire on a naka party at Chogul in Handwara. He was shifted to a hospital where he succumbed to his injuries, he added. »

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Srinagar, December 31 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the All Parties Hurriyet Conference (APHC) Chairman, Syed Ali Gilani, and other resistance leaders have condemned the re-arrest of senior Hurriyet leader and the Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Muslim League (JKML), Masarrat Aalam Butt, and termed it frustration of the authorities.

Syed Ali Gilani in a statement issued in Srinagar said, “Our apprehension that fate of quashing of the 34th draconian Public Safety Act (PSA) will not be different from the previous ones and his re-arrest proved it right.” »

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Srinagar, December 31 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of Hurriyet forum, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq has said that no refugee can get State Subject rights as it is an assault on special status enjoyed by the territory.

Mirwaiz Umar Farooq in a statement in Srinagar said that a deliberate and constant attack was being made by RSS-backed PDP-BJP regime to undermine the disputed nature of Jammu and Kashmir and change its demography.

He said, “The basic aim is to ensure Jammu and Kashmir’s integration into India. The conspiracy has been hatched ever since PDP-BJP came into power in occupied Kashmir. The PDP for the sake of chair became more than willing tools to help BJP and RSS to implement this agenda.” »

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Srinagar December 31 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir Anjuman-e-Shari Shian, the Jammu and Kashmir Ittehad-ul-Muslimeen and Peerwan-e-Wilayat Jammu and Kashmir has expressed profound grief and sorrow over the sad demise of prominent Shia cleric of the territory, Agha Syed Maqsood Rizvi, who passed away after brief illness in Iran on Wednesday.

The Chairman of Anjuman-e-Shari Shian, Agha Syed Hassan Al-Moosvi Al-Safvi, the Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Ittehad-ul-Muslimeen, Maulana Abbas Ansari and Peerwan-e-Wilayat Patron-in-Chief, Maulana Sabt Mohammad Shabbir Qumi, President, Maulana Shabbir Ahmad Sofi and General Secretary, Agha Syed Yasub in their statements praised the religious services of the deceased and expressed solidarity with the bereaved family.

Meanwhile, the ulema and members of Jamia Imam Raza, Srinagar, in their statements condoled the sad demise of Agha Syed Maqsood Rizvi and prayed for his rest in eternal peace.

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Srinagar, December 31 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) has expressed serious concern over the arrest of innocent youth and pro-freedom activists and termed it gross violation of human rights.

The JI spokesman, Advocate Zahid Ali, in a statement issued in Srinagar said that recently Jamaat’s Ameer of Tehsil Baramulla, Shoaib Ahmad, was arrested from his home in Sangri Colony and lodged at Baramulla police station. He said that all the allegations against the JI leader were baseless. »

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Srinagar, December 31 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the puppet authorities have lodged the Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) Chairman, Muhammad Yasin Malik, at Srinagar Central Jail.

Indian police had arrested Muhammad Yasin Malik outside Jamia Masjid in Pulwama, yesterday, when he was leading a protest rally after Juma prayers against the issuance of domicile certificates to West Pakistani Hindu refugees. »

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Srinagar, December 31 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the delegations of Jammu and Kashmir Employees Movement (JKEM), and Jammu and Kashmir Tehreek-e-Muzahmat visited the residence of the Jammu and Kashmir Democratic Freedom Party Chairman, Shabbir Ahmad Shah, and greeted him on his release from illegal detention.

According to Kashmir Media Service, the JKEM Chairman, Muhammad Shafi Lone, along with party members and Hurriyet leader, Khwaja Firdous Ahmed Wani, met Shabbir Shah and discussed with him the issue of granting domicile certificates to the Hindu refuges by the puppet authorities. »

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Srinagar, December 31 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir Salvation Movement (JKSM) held a protest demonstration at the Press Enclave in Srinagar against the issuance of domicile certificates to Hindu refugees and the use of lethal weapons like pellet and PAVA against peaceful protestors. »

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JKSM organizes anti-India demonstration in Srinagar

Srinagar, December 31 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the All Parties Hurriyet Conference Chairman, Syed Ali Gilani, and other resistance leaders have strongly condemned the re-arrest of senior Hurriyet leader, Masarrat Aalam Butt, terming it an act of political vengeance.

Syed Ali Gilani in a statement issued in Srinagar said that his apprehension that fate of quashing of the 34th draconian Public Safety Act against Masarrat Aalam Butt would not be different from the previous ones and his re-arrest proved it right. He said that Kashmir was directly ruled by Sangh Parivaar and local stooges, even if they wanted, had no authority in any of the affairs.

Hurriyet leaders including Bilal Siddiqui, Farida Bahenji, Farooq Ahmed Tawheedi, Farooq Ahmad Dar and Feroz Ahmad Khan in their statements in Srinagar denouncing the re-arrest of Masarrat Aalam Butt said that such oppressive tactics could not suppress the Kashmiris’ freedom sentiment and they would take the ongoing liberation movement to its logical conclusion at all costs. »

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Srinagar, December 31 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyet leader and the Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Peoples League, Mukhtar Ahmad Waza has said that settlement of the Kashmir dispute is imperative for durable peace in the region.

Mukhtar Ahmad Waza addressing a public gathering in Islamabad town said that Kashmiri people were the prime party to the Kashmir dispute and it could not be resolved without their involvement. »

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Srinagar, December 31 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, domicile certificates have been issued to as many as 784 West Pakistani Hindu Refugees till 2012.

A local wire agency has reported that the puppet administration, following directions from Indian home ministry, has ordered revenue officials to issue category certificates – Scheduled Caste, Actual Line Control and Other Backward Classes – to WPRs without hassle. »

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Srinagar, December 31 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, an official commission has recommended revocation of draconian law, Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA), from the territory.

The panel headed by Justice (retd) ML Koul recommended that the puppet administration should re-look at continuation of the AFSPA in peaceful areas of the occupied territory. »

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