Srinagar, February 19 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of All Parties Hurriyet Conference, Syed Ali Gilani has said that the puppet administration is subjecting political prisoners to political reprisal and detaining them in jails on the pretext of preventive detention. »Read More... | Comment
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. »Read More... | Comment
Srinagar, February 16 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, an Indian soldier committed suicide in Samba district, today.
The soldier identified as Havaldar Krishan Singh Rathore ended his life by shooting himself in the neck with his service rifle in Maheshwar area of the district. He died on the spot, reports quoting a police official said. »Read More... | Comment
Yaoum-e-Mazahmat, anti-India demos to be observed on Friday
Srinagar, February 15 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the joint resistance leadership comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik has issued fresh protest calendar from tomorrow till 28th of February.
The leaders in a joint statement issued in Srinagar said that Resistance Day (Youme-e-Muzahamat) would be observed on Friday against the surge in killing of innocent youth by Indian troops. Peaceful protests will be held throughout the Valley after Friday prayers. They said that there will be no strike on this Friday. »Read More... | Comment
Srinagar, February 15 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, senior APHC leader and Jammu and Kashmir Muslim League Chairman, Masarrat Aalam Butt, who was shifted to Hajin Police Station in Bandipora district, on Tuesday, was sent to Baramulla district jail, again.
“Masarrat Aalam Butt Masarrat was produced in the Court of First Magistrate, Srinagar where a police party from Hajin came and took him along,” a JKML spokesman said in a statement issued in Srinagar.
The spokesman said, “Masarrat was, today, produced before a Court in Hajin which sent him on fifteen days fresh remand.” »Read More... | Comment
Ali Garh, February 15 (KMS): Students from occupied Jammu and Kashmir studying at Aligarh Muslim University held a football tournament in memory of their late fellow, Aamir Nazir Latoo.
Amir was killed by men in uniform during the uprising in his native area of Bijbehara in Islamabad district, last year. »Read More... | Comment
Srinagar, February 15 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, rich tributes were paid to renowned Kashmiri freedom activist, Ghulam Muhammad Bulla on his 42nd martyrdom anniversary, today.
Ghulam Muhammad Bulla embraced martyrdom in police custody after he challenged the notorious Indira-Abdullah Accord in 1975.
APHC leader Ghulam Muhammad Khan Sopori while addressing a prayers’ meeting in Sopore said that Muhammad Maqbool Butt, Muhammad Afzal Guru and Ghulam Muhammad Bulla were icons of Kashmir freedom struggle. »Read More... | Comment
Srinagar, February 13 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, unnerved by the unification of various pro-freedom groups, Indian police apprehend that the situation could take a sudden turn at any point in time like that they faced during summer 2016.
In a confidential report, submitted to the Indian government in January 2017, the police had stated that the unification of resistance leadership posed a great threat to the already volatile situation prevailing in the occupied territory. »Read More... | Comment
Srinagar, February 09 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, on the fourth martyrdom anniversary of Afzal Guru, a ritual of remembrance was observed in his home in Sopore – where Guru’s wife Tabassum and son Ghalib live.
Tabassum, the widow of Afzal Guru, in a media interview said that she expected that the world’s so-called biggest democracy would at least return to her the diary in which her husband wrote about his time in jail, his copy of the Quran, his radio, his spectacles, his clothes and his books. »Read More... | Comment
Srinagar, February 08 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the family of eight-year-old Asif Ahmed Sheikh, who was hit by pellets fired by Indian forces on July 20, is leading a miserable life after it exhausted all the money on the treatment of their blind son.
Asif’s mother, Wazeera Bano, told media that “After the day’s strict curfew, men had assembled at main Khanabal Chowk when all of a sudden two police vehicles appeared on the scene. “There were no protests at that time, but the policemen fired pellets and teargas shells without any provocation.” »Read More... | Comment
Srinagar, February 08 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) has said that Indian police vandalized its office in Kupwara district where preparations were being made for the Martyrs’ Week.
The JKLF spokesman in a statement in Srinagar said, “Police raided the district office of the party in Kupwara and besides vandalizing, they took away everything that was present in the office.” »Read More... | Comment
Srinagar, February 08 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the ailing mother of illegally detained General Secretary of Jammu and Kashmir Muslim League (JKML), Mohammad Rafiq Ganai, has been admitted in Soura Institute of Medical Sciences in Srinagar.
She is suffering from gastrointestinal issues and the family said that her condition was worsening. Rafiq Ganai’s brother, Mohammad Ashraf, who is attending his mother, demanded the release of the JKML leader so that he could visit his ailing mother. »Read More... | Comment