10-women’s democratic forum chairperson Tanveer Fatima alongJammu, April 10 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairperson of Women’s Democratic Forum, Tanveer Fatima along with party volunteers held a peaceful protest demonstration in front of the Press Enclave against the so-called election processes conducted by Indian establishments in the territory and demanded the ending of Tosmaidan lease.

Tanveer Fatima speaking to media persons said that elections could not be alternative to plebiscite and in presence of 700,000 Indian forces conducting election was a military operation rather than a democratic process »

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Srinagar, April 10 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian police have thrashed a pump station operator and his family members for not supplying electricity to their bunker located at Tengapora Gangboug in Srinagar.

Bashir Ahmed Dar, who operates a dewatering pump station looked after by ERA told media men that during the dead of the night various gun touting Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel of 73rd Battalion barged into his station and demanded restoration of electricity to their bunker. “When I refused to do so they beat me up and entered into my house which is located near the pump station and thrashed my wife and children,” Dar said. »

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Islamabad, April 10 (KMS): The Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir People’s Freedom League, Muhammad Farooq Rehmani has said that the Kashmiris continued to live politically deprived and economically crippled in the highest concentrated militarily zone in the world.

Rehmani in a statement while denouncing Indian BJP’s fanaticism about Kashmir and Muslims said “The Hindutva or any other anti-freedom or anti-Muslim regime would never deter the people of Kashmir from perusing vigorously and passionately their goal of freedom”. »

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Srinagar, April 10 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chief patron of Jammu and Kashmir Mahaz-e-Azadi (MeA), Muhammad Azam Inqilabi has termed it as unlikely that the new government in India after general elections would change approach on the Kashmir issue.

In a statement in Srinagar, Inqilabi said, “whosoever will become India’s new prime minister is likely to follow the same rigid stand on Kashmir dispute despite Pakistan and Kashmir leadership’s positive efforts.” »

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Srinagar, April 10 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, with pro-India political parties gearing up to woo voters for the upcoming sham elections, which going to be staged in five phases from today in the territory, the Hurriyet leaders and organizations have intensified the poll boycott campaign.

The veteran Hurriyet leader, Syed Ali Gilani, who is presently in New Delhi, in a statement asked his party cadres to intensify poll boycott campaign. Gilani’s own party, Tehreek-e-Hurriyet, has thousands of members based in every area and village of the Valley. »

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Srinagar, April 10 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Kashmir Economic Alliance (KEA), an amalgam of various trade bodies threatened to launch an agitation against less allocation of funds to the Kashmir Valley under the Central Roads Funds Programme.

The alliance spokesman Siraj Ahmad said that discrimination has been meted out to Kashmir Valley as it has been allotted a meager 15 crores out of the total allocation of 109 crores for the twin capital cities of the territory. The alliance said that the amount allocated is too small given the dilapidated condition of roads across Kashmir Valley more so after recent snowfall and rains. »

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APHC Chairman terms elections in IOK a futile exercise

Srinagar, April 10 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the All Parties Hurriyet Conference Chairman, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq has called for a shutdown on Saturday (April 12) against the proposed extension of Tosmaidan land lease to the Indian Army.

Mirwaiz Umar Farooq talking to media men at the APHC Headquarters in Srinagar said that there is a secret deal between puppet regime in occupied Kashmir and Indian Army over extension of Tosamaidan land lease. »

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Call for strike on Saturday against land grabbing

DSC_0256Srinagar, April 09 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyet leaders have appealed to the people to stay away from Indian election drama and focus their attention towards continuing their struggle for securing right to self-determination.

The Chairman of All Parties Hurriyet Conference, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq addressing a press conference in Srinagar, today, said that the election was a deception, which had nothing to do with the genuine aspirations of the people of Kashmir. »

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9 JKLF pol boycottSrinagar, April 09 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) continued its anti-election campaign in the territory terming it elections as fraud to hoodwink the international community. »

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Srinagar, April 09 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairperson of Jammu and Kashmir Mass Movement (JKMM), Farida Behenji has said that the sham elections are no alternative to right to the self-determination.

Farida Behenji in a statement issued in Srinagar said that India was trying to deceive the international community by holding fake polls in the occupied territory. She said that India had occupied the territory and usurped the birthright of right to self-determination of the Kashmiri people since 1947. »

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Srinagar, April 09 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, two persons were killed after they were buried alive under a snow avalanche in Ganderbal district.

The incident took place when the youth were they were going on foot at Nilgrah Sonamarg area on Srinagar-Leh highway area of the district. »

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Islamabad, April 09 (KMS): The All Parties Hurriyet Conference Azad Jammu and Kashmir Chapter (APHC-AJK) has denounced the election drama being played by India and its stooges in occupied Kashmir.

The APHC-AJK at a meeting chaired by its Convener, Syed Yousuf Naseem in Islamabad, today, deliberated upon the political situation in the territory. The meeting stressed the need for steps to gear up freedom movement on diplomatic front. »

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