Srinagar, February 17 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of Hurriyet forum, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq has taken a strong exception to the threatening statement of Indian Army Chief, Bipin Rawat that strict action will be taken against protesters in the territory.

Mirwaiz Umar Farooq addressing a public gathering in Srinagar, while reacting to the assertion of Indian army chief, said that Kashmir was the only region where the rights of people were usurped through military might. »

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Srinagar, February 17 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, senior leader of All Parties Hurriyet Conference, Agha Syed Hassan Al-Moosvi Al-Safvi has said that people in the territory move to encounter sites to support mujahideen because they possess deep sentiments for them.

Agha Syed Hassan Al-Moosvi Al-Safvi addressing a gathering in Badgam said that the Indian Army Chief, General Bipin Rawat’s recent statement was not only irresponsible one but it also depicted the frustration of the Indian authorities. »

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Srinagar, February 17 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, pro-freedom leaders and organizations have expressed profound grief and sorrow over the loss of precious lives in bomb blast in Sehwan Sharif, Pakistan. Over 80 people were killed and many injured in the terror incident. »

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General Rawat’s remarks evoke more condemnation

Srinagar, February 17 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Resistance Day, today, was marked by forceful anti-India demonstrations by people and use of brute force on protesters by Indian police and troops in the territory.

Call for observance of the Resistance Day was given by the joint resistance leadership comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik to protest against the surge in innocent killings by Indian troops in the territory. »

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Srinagar, February 17 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the High Court Bar Association (HCBA) has strongly denounced the statement of Indian Army Chief, Bipin Rawat, in which he has stated that the people helping mujahideen will be dealt as anti-India and will face harsh action.

The HCBA in a meeting of its Executive Committee members held in Srinagar, today, said when the entire populace of Kashmir is engaged in a war of freedom against the Indian occupation from 1947 and wants an end to the Indian brutalities in Kashmir, how can the Army Chief ask the same people to stay away from operation sites. »

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New Delhi, February 17 (KMS): A Delhi court has acquitted three Kashmiri youth, Muhammad Rafiq Shah, Muhammad Hussain Fazili and Tariq Ahmad Dar, from all fake charges leveled against them in 2005.

All these youth were arrested by Indian police from Srinagar in November 2005 and were kept imprisoned in infamous Tihar Jail in Delhi blasts case. »

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Srinagar, February 17 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, a court today sent the illegally detained ailing senior Hurriyet leader, Ghulam Muhammad Khan Sopori, to Sopore Police Station on six days remand.

The Indian police had arrested Khan Sopori on February 15 from a condolence session on the occasion of 42nd death anniversary of Ghulam Muhammad Bulla and lodged him at Police Station, Sopore. »

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Srinagar, February 17 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyet leaders and organizations have taken strong exception to the threatening statement of Indian Army Chief, General Bipin Rawat, that strict action will be taken against protesters in the territory and they will be considered as over-ground workers of mujahideen.

APHC leader and the Working Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Peoples Movement, Mir Shahid Saleem, in a statement issued in Jammu denounced in strong terms the Indian Army Chief’s assertion threatening civilian population of dire consequences on holding protests in the territory. He advised the General to take a cue from several of his predecessors who have been very candid in expressing their helplessness in crushing the mass uprising in Kashmir, and instead have been calling for the political solution to the Kashmir dispute. »

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Srinagar, February 17 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, former puppet Chief Minister and patron of pro-India National Conference, Farooq Abdullah, has said that constitutional and democratic rights of the people of the territory are being trampled through force and suppressive policies.

Farooq Abdullah in a statement in Srinagar said that the present regime had been hatching conspiracies to erode the special status of Jammu and Kashmir. »

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New Delhi, February 17 (KMS): Former Indian Finance Minister, P Chidambaram, has said that the Kashmir dispute needs a political solution.

P Chidambaram in an interview in New Delhi said that the approach of BJP government as well as the PDP-BJP regime in occupied Kashmir was wrong. He said, what Jammu and Kashmir needs is a political solution but there has been no political outreach to different sections of the people of the territory. »

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