Srinagar, January 31 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of Hurriyet forum, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq has said that concerted efforts are being made to undermine the Kashmiris’ institutions and centers of identity especially the central Jamia Masjid, which has remained a politico-religious centre for Kashmir since long.

Mirwaiz Umar Farooq addressing a delegate session of youth wing of his party, Awami Action Committee (AAC) in Srinagar said, “Since 1931, the people of Kashmir are engaged in a political struggle for the right to decide their political destiny and it is the youth of each generation since then who have been the forerunners of our struggle constantly striving for the achievement of this fundamental right and bearing its maximum brunt.” »

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Srinagar, January 31 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, APHC General Secretary and the Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Democratic Freedom Party (DFP), Shabbir Ahmad Shah has stressed the need to create mass awareness about boycott of sham elections and anti-movement policies of pro-India politicians.

Shabbir Ahmad Shah was talking to several student delegations and party representatives from Pulwama, Tral and Shopian who called on him at his Sanat Nagar residence in Srinagar, today. »

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Srinagar, January 31 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, pro-freedom leaders and organizations have paid glowing tributes to teenage, Wamiq Farooq, on his 7th martyrdom anniversary, today.

Wamiq Farooq – a class 7th student – was killed after being hit in the head by a teargas shell fired at him by Indian police near Ghani Memorial stadium on this day in 2010. »

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Srinagar, January 31 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, senior leader of All Parties Hurriyet Conference, Agha Syed Hassan Al-Moosvi Al-Safvi, has expressed serious concern over the miserable plight of the illegally detained Kashmiris languishing in different jails.

Agha Syed Hassan Al-Moosvi Al-Safvi in a statement issued in Srinagar said that innocent people particularly youth were being framed in false cases and were subjected to inhuman treatment to force them to subjugation. »

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Srinagar, January 31 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of All Parties Hurriyet Conference, Syed Ali Gilani, has said that the illegally detained Kashmiris are subjected to unlawful, undemocratic and unethical imprisonment and judicial institutions are being used as a tool to prolong their detention.

Syed Ali Gilani in a statement issued in Srinagar said that judiciary was supposed to provide workable justice to needy but these institutions too were misused by the puppet administration. He said that virtually courts had been assigned the job to delay cases, thereby prolonging the already snail’s pace of judicial proceedings. “This well-coordinated conspiracy of the bureaucracy has jeopardized and threatened the general psyche of both inmates as well as their families,” he said. »

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New Delhi, January 31 (KMS): Hurriyet leader, Javaid Ahmad Mir has said that he was not allowed to meet Kashmiri prisoners lodged in New Delhi’s Tihar Jail.

Javaid Ahmad Mir, who is in New Delhi in connection with his eye surgery, in a media interview said that he wanted to meet Hurriyet activists, Ghulam Muhammad Butt, Muzaffar Dar and Muhammad Yousaf Ganai but was denied permission to meet them. »

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Reopening of Shopian double rape & murder case demanded

Srinagar, January 31 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the PDP-led puppet regime has to face embarrassing situation when its member of the so-celled Assembly from Kokernag, Abdul Rahim Rather, blamed it for gross human rights violations “which force youth to pick up guns”.

speaking during the grants for Home Department headed by the puppet Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti, Abdul Rahim Rather said that a youth, Bashir Ahmed, was forced to pick up the gun by Indian forces. He said that Bashir Ahmed was from a poor family but the forces provoked him to pick up the gun. He said that the authorities should consider giving compensation to the family of the youth. »

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Jammu, January 31 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the All Parties Hurriyet Conference’s delegation led by Nayeem Khan visited the residence of Hurriyet leader, D R Sharma, in Jammu to condole his death.

The delegation included Mir Shahid Saleem, Muhammad Shafi, Narender Singh and others.

Speaking on the occasion, Nayeem Ahmed Khan and Mir Shahid Saleem said that the contribution of D R Sharma in the Kashmiris’ ongoing struggle for right to self-determination could never be forgotten. They told the widow of the deceased that APHC and people of Kashmir were shocked by the news of the sudden death of D R Sharma. They said that his death was an irreparable loss to the Jammu region. »

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Srinagar, January 31 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Al-Jabbar Educational and Welfare Organization organized medical camps in various Yateem Trusts of Chadoora in Budgam.

The executive members of Al-Jabbar along with the medical teams attended the camp where hundreds of children were examined and provided necessary medicines and food items.

The welfare organization provided free consultation, medicines and refreshments to the children. The Yateem Trusts were very thankful to the organization.

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Srinagar, January 30 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the joint resistance leadership comprising the All Parties Hurriyet Conference Chairman, Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik has today issued fresh protest program until February 15.

The calendar includes Lal Chowk Chalo, UNO March, Joint Dharna, complete strike on Muhammad  Maqbool Butt–Muhammad Afzal Guru Martyrdom Days and have also called for shutdown on February 3 to protest against the death sentence awarded to a Kulgam man Muzaffar Ahmad Rather. »

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Joint anti-India protest held in Srinagar
Srinagar, January 30 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of All Parties Hurriyet Conference, Syed Ali Gilani, has said that the puppet regime in connivance with Bharatiya Janata Party is implementing RSS agenda by crushing and curbing genuine voices for freedom in the territory.

Syed Ali Gilani in a statement issued in Srinagar deplored that even elderly and minors were booked under the draconian law, Public Safety Act by the authorities to please their masters in New Delhi. He cited the case of 75-year old Abdul Rashid Wani, who is languishing in Central Jail, Srinagar, despite multiple ailments and pointed out that the law is being used despite that it has been declared dreaded, heartless and unlawful by international community. »

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Srinagar, January 30 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, All Parties Hurriyet Conference (APHC) leaders including Mohammad Yousuf Naqash, Hakeem Abdul Rashid and Saleem Zargar, today, visited the bereaved family of Wamiq Farooq and expressed solidarity with them on the eve of his 7th martyrdom anniversary.

Wamiq Farooq – a class 7th student – was killed after being hit in the head by a teargas shell fired at him by Indian police near Ghani Memorial stadium on January 31, 2010. »

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