Indian forces continue CASOs, raids in IIOJK

Srinagar, August 10 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, Indian troops continued cordon and search operations (CASOs) in Sopore, Shopian, Islamabad, Rajouri, Poonch and Doda areas.

The troops along with paramilitary and police personnel conducted operations in Thanamandi, Chowki Choura on Jammu-Rajouri highway, Mendhar, Maheshwar and Aknoo areas.

Similarly, intense searches are going on in Sopore, Marmat, Bagwah, Thatri, Badherwah, Ramban, Banihal and several areas of Jammu, Doda, Kishtwar, Poonch and Samba districts.

Meanwhile, the sleuths of Indian National Investigation Agency along with personnel of Rashtriya Rifles and paramilitary forces continued raids against Jamaat-e-Islami leaders and activists in Srinagar, Budgam, Ganderbal, Baramulla, Kupwara, Bandipora, Islmabad, Shopian, Pulwama, Kulgam, Ramban, Kishtwar, Doda and Rajouri districts.

Modi led fascist regime has started a major crackdown against the political, resistance, social and religious organisations to silence the pro-freedom and right to self-determination voice. Indian army and agencies are terrorising pro-freedom leaders, youth, students and activists.

In 2017, several top Hurriyat leaders including Muhammad Yasin Malik, Shabbir Ahmad Shah, Masarrat Aalam Butt, Aasiya Andrabi, Nayeem Ahmad Khan, Farooq Ahmad Dar and others were arrested and put behind bars.