IIOJK in focus

Separate homeland Khalistan for Sikhs writing on the wall: APHC

Srinagar, June 06 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, the All Parties Hurriyat Conference while expressing solidarity with the Sikh community on the 37th anniversary of the Indian military’s invasion of the Golden Temple in Amritsar said that the attack was the brazen act of state-sponsored violence against …

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8,000 bunkers completed for border residents in Jammu

Jammu, June 06 (KMS): About 8,000 underground bunkers have been completed for the people living along the Line of Control (LoC) and Working Boundary in Jammu. According to Kashmir Media Service, India has sanctioned the construction of 14,460 individual and community bunkers for the border residents in the five districts …

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Sikhs in India, around globe pledge to continue struggle for Khalistan

New Delhi, June 06 (KMS): Sikhs in India and across the world has observed the 37th anniversary of the Operation Blue Star with renewed pledge that they would continue their struggle for Khalistan, through thick and thin. Pro-Khalistan banners and posters were displayed in Punjab and elsewhere in India in …

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Indian police arrest two including driver in Qazigund

Srinagar, June 06 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, Indian police arrested two Kashmiri youth, including a driver, at a checkpoint on Srinagar-Jammu highway. A police official on Sunday said that the arrests were made at a checkpoint in Lowermunda area of Qazigund on Srinagar-Jammu highway. The police …

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Operation Blue Star: Deep Sidhu, Bhindranwale posters spotted at Golden Temple

Amritsar, June 06 (KMS): Pro-Khalistani slogans, placards of Jarnail Singh Bhindranwale were spotted on Sunday at Amritsar’s Golde Temple as India marked the 37th anniversary of the ill-fated Operation Blue Star. Amid high security at the Akal Takht complex, pro-Khalistani group Dal Khalsa held a march to the shrine demanding …

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Operation Blue Star: What happened 37 years ago

It’s been 37 years since the Indian Army conducted an operation to flush out militants from the Golden Temple in Amritsar, in June, 1984. Operation Blue Star had a huge impact on Indian politics in the ’80s. The military action was ordered by then Prime Minister Indira Gandhi. The operation …

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Operation Blue Star anniversary: Tight security amid calls by Sikh bodies to reach Akal Takht

Amritsar, June 06 (KMS): Ahead of the Operation Blue Star anniversary on Sunday which is also a lockdown day in Punjab, security in Amritsar has been tightened with the deployment of 6,000 policemen. Like every year, this year too several Sikh organisations have announced to reach Akal Takht to observe …

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Gradual rise in black fungus cases in Jammu

Jammu, June 06 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, there has been a gradual rise in Mucormycosis (Black Fungus) cases in Jammu. The Mucormycosis has consumed four lives and 23 cases have surfaced from different districts, mostly from Jammu district. So far two cases of black fungus have …

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IIOJK HC quashes PSA detention of two persons

Srinagar, June 06 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, the High Court has ordered release of two persons while quashing their detention under draconian Public Safety Act (PSA). A bench of Justice Vinod Chatterji Koul quashed the detention of Nazir Ahmad Khan of Kawoosa Khalisa Narbal area of …

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UNGA President’s remarks underline urgent need to settle Kashmir: APHC

Srinagar, June 05 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, the All Parties Hurriyat Conference has said that the recent statements of UN General Assembly President, Volkan Bozkir, have once again underlined the need to resolve the Kashmir dispute in accordance with the relevant UN resolutions to avert a …

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