UN chief following situation in Kashmir

Srinagar, April 11 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, normal life was adversely affected by the protest shutdown across the territory on the second consecutive day, today, against the killing of eight civilians by Indian troops in the territory on Sunday.

All shops, businesses establishments and educational institutions remained closed while traffic was off the road. Indian police and paramilitary personnel were deployed in strength in Srinagar and other places to prevent anti-India protests. Internet and phone services remained suspended. Call for the strike was given by the joint resistance leadership comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik. »

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Srinagar, April 11 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, a court in Srinagar has once again remanded the Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front, Muhammad Yasin Malik for five more days.

Muhammad Yasin Malik was arrested by Indian police on 18th March 2017 and was sent to Central Jail, Srinagar on a 12 days judicial remand. »

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Srinagar, April 11 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyet leaders and organizations including Shabbir Ahmad Shah, Nayeem Ahmad Khan, Mukhtar Ahmad Waza, Bilal Siddiqui, Barrister Abdul Majeed Tramboo and Jamaat-e-Islami of the territory have termed the killing of eight unarmed protesters in Badgam and Gandarbal districts as part of a well-planned genocide of Kashmiri people by India and its local collaborators.

Senior APHC leader, Shabbir Ahmad Shah while describing the people’s rejection of so-called parliamentary polls as referendum against India, in a statement in Srinagar said the election boycott is a slap on the face of New Delhi and its puppets. He urged the world bodies including the UN, EU, and OIC not to further delay the resolution of long-pending Kashmir dispute. »

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Kashmir Media Service, KMS News, www.kmsnews.org, Pakistan TV, States Times, HumQadam TV, Geo TV, ARY TVSrinagar, April 11 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, normal life remains adversely affected across the territory on the second consecutive day, today, due to the protest shutdown against the killing of eight civilians in the firing of Indian forces on peaceful protesters.

Call for the strike has been given by the joint resistance leadership comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik. »

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Asks to find a peaceful solution to Kashmir issue

New York, April 11 (KMS): The Secretary General of United Nations, Antonio Guterres, today, asked India and Pakistan to find a peaceful solution for the Kashmir dispute through dialogue, his spokesperson said, as per reports.

The spokesperson, Stephane Dujarric has dismissed claims the UN chief being reluctant to address the Kashmir dispute.

“I don’t brush it off…I don’t think the Secretary General has been reluctant…He would underscore the need for the parties to find a peaceful solution through engagement and dialogue,” Dujarric said at regular press briefing. »

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Is India turning out to be ‘nation of blinded people’, SC asked

New Delhi, April 11 (KMS): In total disregard to global criticism and loss of precious lives in occupied Kashmir, the Indian government has submitted before the Supreme Court that mob controlling weapons like skunk water, laser dazzler and chilli-filled PAVA shells could not be found as effective as lethal pellet guns in dealing with the protesters in the territory.

Indian Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi made this submission during the hearing of a petition filed by High Court Bar Association of occupied Kashmir, which sought ban on the use of life-taking pellets. »

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Srinagar, April 11 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyet leaders Javaid Ahmad Mir and Imtiyaz Ahmad Reshi, today, visited the victims of Indian state terrorism at Soura hospital in Srinagar and enquired about their health. »

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Kashmir Media Service, KMS News, www.kmsnews.org, Pakistan TV, States Times, HumQadam TV, Geo TV, ARY TVIslamabad, April 11 (KMS): The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) has said that it is in full agreement with Pakistan over peaceful resolution of the Kashmir dispute.

The OIC Secretary General, Dr Al-Othaimeen, addressing a joint press conference with Pakistan Prime Minister’s Adviser on Foreign Affairs, Sartaj Aziz, in Islamabad said that the decades-old Kashmir dispute was at the top of OIC’s agenda. »

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Srinagar, April 11 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the puppet authorities have deployed personnel of Indian Border Security Force outside the residence of the All Parties Hurriyet Conference Chairman, Syed Ali Gilani, at Hyderpora in Srinagar.

An APHC spokesman in a statement issued in Srinagar said, “A contingent of forces cordoned off the residence of Syed Ali Gilani and BSF personnel have been deployed outside the residence.” He denounced the puppet administration for deploying BSF personnel outside the residence of Syed Ali Gilani, who is under continued house arrest since 2010. »

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Kashmir Media Service, KMS News, www.kmsnews.org, Pakistan TV, States Times, HumQadam TV, Geo TV, ARY TVSrinagar, April 11 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, top resistance leaders including Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik have paid tributes to the eight youth who were killed in the firing of Indian forces on protesters during polling for sham Indian parliamentary elections in central Kashmir on Sunday. The leaders said that pro-India Peoples Democratic Party and National Conference were responsible for the bloodshed.

The Chairman of All Parties Hurriyet Conference, Syed Ali Gilani in a statement in Srinagar said that deceitful politics of NC and PDP was now over and sooner they winded up their shops was better for them. He termed Mehbooba Mufti and Farooq Abdullah as swindlers now shedding crocodile tears over these killings. »

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Srinagar, April 11 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Duty Grand Mufti, Mufti Nasir-ul-Islam has denounced the killing of civilians and other brutalities by Indian forces in the territory.

Mufti Nasir-ul-Islam in a statement in Srinagar while terming the killings a grave human rights violation besides an open state terrorism urged the world human rights bodies to take serious notice of the worst situation of the territory.

The use of brute force, bullets and pellets on protesters by Indian forces’ personnel is a deliberate attempt to stifle the voice of Kashmiri people and common people are being terrorized for demanding their right to self-determination. »

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