Justice continues to elude victim families even after 17 years

Srinagar, March 21 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, justice continues to elude the families of the victims of Chattisinghpora massacre even after the passing of 17 years to the incident.

Thirty-five members of Sikh community were killed in disguise by Indian troops in Chattisinghpora area of Islamabad district on March 20 in 2000 on the eve of the then US President, Bill Clinton’s visit to India.

The Chairman of All Parties Sikh Coordination Committee (APSCC), Jagmohan Singh Raina in a statement in Srinagar once again urged the puppet administration to nab the culprits of the carnage. He said that it was unfortunate that the puppet regime was silent on an issue which was highlighted world over. “We shall not rest till the real culprits of this massacre are brought to justice,” he said. »

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Srinagar, March 15 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops in their fresh act of state terrorism martyred one youth in Kupwara district.

The troops killed the youth during a crackdown operation in Jagtyial area of the district. Earlier, an Indian policeman was injured in an attack in the same area. The operation was going on till report last came in. »

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New Delhi, March 14 (KMS): Discrimination against Dalits forced a PhD scholar of the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) to commit suicide in New Dehli, last night.

An alumnus of the University of Hyderabad, the 27-year-old Dalit, Jeevanantham, was found hanging from the ceiling at his friend’s residence. Jeevanantham was from Tamil Nadu’s Salem district, and he completed his M.Phil from University of Hyderabad in 2015 before joining JNU. »

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Srinagar, March 14 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, a former Sarpanch and National Conference (NC) worker was killed in South Kashmir district of Pulwama.

This is the first political killing after the announcement of by-elections for two Parliamentary constituencies in Kashmir. Some unknown persons kidnapped former Sarpanch Fayaz Ahmad, a resident of Kakapora, from his residence in Pulwama. Later, his bullet riddled body was recovered from village Chewa Kalan in the district. »

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