General Rawat’s remarks evoke more condemnation

Srinagar, February 17 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Resistance Day, today, was marked by forceful anti-India demonstrations by people and use of brute force on protesters by Indian police and troops in the territory.

Call for observance of the Resistance Day was given by the joint resistance leadership comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik to protest against the surge in innocent killings by Indian troops in the territory. »

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Srinagar, February 17 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the High Court Bar Association (HCBA) has strongly denounced the statement of Indian Army Chief, Bipin Rawat, in which he has stated that the people helping mujahideen will be dealt as anti-India and will face harsh action.

The HCBA in a meeting of its Executive Committee members held in Srinagar, today, said when the entire populace of Kashmir is engaged in a war of freedom against the Indian occupation from 1947 and wants an end to the Indian brutalities in Kashmir, how can the Army Chief ask the same people to stay away from operation sites. »

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New Delhi, February 17 (KMS): A Delhi court has acquitted three Kashmiri youth, Muhammad Rafiq Shah, Muhammad Hussain Fazili and Tariq Ahmad Dar, from all fake charges leveled against them in 2005.

All these youth were arrested by Indian police from Srinagar in November 2005 and were kept imprisoned in infamous Tihar Jail in Delhi blasts case. »

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Srinagar, February 17 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, a court today sent the illegally detained ailing senior Hurriyet leader, Ghulam Muhammad Khan Sopori, to Sopore Police Station on six days remand.

The Indian police had arrested Khan Sopori on February 15 from a condolence session on the occasion of 42nd death anniversary of Ghulam Muhammad Bulla and lodged him at Police Station, Sopore. »

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Srinagar, February 17 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyet leaders and organizations have taken strong exception to the threatening statement of Indian Army Chief, General Bipin Rawat, that strict action will be taken against protesters in the territory and they will be considered as over-ground workers of mujahideen.

APHC leader and the Working Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Peoples Movement, Mir Shahid Saleem, in a statement issued in Jammu denounced in strong terms the Indian Army Chief’s assertion threatening civilian population of dire consequences on holding protests in the territory. He advised the General to take a cue from several of his predecessors who have been very candid in expressing their helplessness in crushing the mass uprising in Kashmir, and instead have been calling for the political solution to the Kashmir dispute. »

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Srinagar, February 17 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, former puppet Chief Minister and patron of pro-India National Conference, Farooq Abdullah, has said that constitutional and democratic rights of the people of the territory are being trampled through force and suppressive policies.

Farooq Abdullah in a statement in Srinagar said that the present regime had been hatching conspiracies to erode the special status of Jammu and Kashmir. »

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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. »

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Srinagar, February 16 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of All Parties Hurriyet Conference (APHC), Syed Ali Gilani, and other Hurriyet leaders and organizations have taken a strong exception to the statement of Indian Army Chief, Bipin Rawat that strict action will be taken against protesters in the territory and they will be taken as over-ground workers of mujahideen. »

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Resistance day to be observed in IOK tomorrow

Kashmir Media Service, KMS News, www.kmsnews.org, Pakistan TV, States Times, HumQadam TV, Geo TV, ARY TVSrinagar, February 16 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of All Parties Hurriyet Conference, Syed Ali Gilani, and other Hurriyet leaders including Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, Muhammad Yasin Malik and Agha Syed Hassan Al-Moosvi Al-Safvi have warned that India has devised a plan to further massacre the unarmed common civilians of the territory.

The Hurriyet leaders were reacting to the recent statement of Indian Army Chief, Bipin Rawat, wherein he said that protesters in the territory will be dealt with strictly, taking them as over-ground workers of mujahideen. »

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Kashmir Media Service, KMS News, www.kmsnews.org, Pakistan TV, States Times, HumQadam TV, Geo TV, ARY TVSrinagar, February 16 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, complete shutdown, marked by demonstrations, was observed in Pulwama town, today, against the arrests of youth.

Witnesses said that youth took to the streets and staged protests against the arrests. They raised high-pitched anti-India and pro-freedom slogans. »

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Srinagar, February 16 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF), Muhammad Yasin Malik has condemned the spree of arrests and house detentions and described it frustration of the puppet authorities.

Muhammad Yasin Malik in a statement issued in Srinagar expressed concern over the growing incidents of firing bullets and pellets on peaceful protestors. He said that killings and blinding people was continuing without any pause. »

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Srinagar, February 16 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, complete shutdown was observed in Karalgund and Langate areas of Handwara to mourn the killing of youth who were martyred by Indian troops in Karalgund on Tuesday.

All shops and business establishments remained closed while traffic was of the road. »

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