Srinagar, June 21 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of Hurriyet forum, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, while terming the unresolved Kashmir dispute as the main cause of strained relationship between Pakistan and India has said that the violence and the loss of precious lives in this region cannot be a matter to rejoice for any person with a slightest sense of humanity.

Mirwaiz Umar Farooq addressing a public gathering at the Shrine of Dastageer Sahib in Sara-i-Bala area of Srinagar urged India to shun its policy of delay and obduracy towards the resolution of the lingering dispute and come up with positive initiatives to address it. »

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Srinagar, June 21 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, people staged forceful demonstrations in Hajin area of Bandipora district, today, forcing the Indian troops to call off a siege and search operation.

Indian forces launched a cordon and search operation in Naid Mohalla of Hajin, today. Youth took to streets and pelted stones on the forces’ personnel to disrupt the operation. »

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Srinagar, June 21 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, a party of Indian police came to the residence of the All Parties Hurriyet Conference, Syed Ali Gilani, with a warrant against the octogenarian leader issued by a court in Bhaderwah town.

The police party which came to the Hyderpora residence of Syed Ali Gilani with the warrant said that the warrant pertained to a case under trial against him with the Bhaderwah court since 1989. When told that the APHC Chairman is placed under house arrest and has no objection to being arrested by them, the police party left saying that they would seek instructions from their seniors regarding the future course of action in the matter.

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Srinagar, June 21 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops, in their fresh act of state terrorism, martyred two more Kashmiri youth in Baramulla district, today.

The troops killed the youth identified as Gulzar Ahmed and Basit Ahmed during a siege and search operation at Pazalpora in Rafiabad area of the district. The operation was going on till reports last came in. »

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Srinagar, June 21 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian Army has set up a new military camp in Nagisharan village of Shopian district, causing fear among the people.

Residents of Nagisharan village told media that ten years ago the old army garrison was dismantled but now the army has set up a new camp at the same place. They said that they were surprised to find a new army garrison in the village on Tuesday morning. »

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Srinagar, June 21 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) has expressed deep concern over the plight of the illegally detained Kashmiri lodged in different prisons particularly in Kathua Jail in Jammu.

The JI in a statement issued in Srinagar said, there are more than fifty detainees in Kathua Jail and all of them are facing the worst type of treatment from the jail authorities which has made their jail life a hell. »

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Srinagar, June 20 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the unabated Indian state terrorism during the last twenty eight years has forced over thirty five thousand Kashmiris to live outside the territory as refugees.

A report released by the Research Section of Kashmir Media Service on the occasion of World Refugee Day, today, revealed that over two million Kashmiri refugees lived in camps in Azad Jammu and Kashmir, Pakistan and in the European countries since the start of struggle for Kashmiris’ birth right in 1947. »

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New Delhi, June 20 (KMS): India has supplied its forces deployed in Kashmir with over one lac plastic bullets to control crowds in the valley, reports said.

It has also supplied forces with PAVA (made of pelargonic acid vanillyl amide, an organic compound found in natural chilli pepper) shells that are more pungent, to increase their effectiveness. The new shells consist of oleoresin, which is more natural and pungent in comparison to the chemical-based PAVA shells, the reports further said. »

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Srinagar, June 20 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the puppet authorities imposed curfew in Pampore area of Pulwama district, today, to prevent people from visiting the family of martyred youth, Aadil Mushtaq Mir, who was recently martyred by Indian troops.

Body of Aadil Mushtaq was recovered from the debris of a house destroyed by the troops during a military operation in Kulgam on Saturday. »

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