Srinagar, July 02 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, clashes erupted after Indian troops launched a siege and search operation in district Pulwama, tonight.

People took to streets against the troops house-to-house search operation in Malangpora village and pelted stones on forces, however Indian forces are using tear gas shells and pellets to disperse the protesters. »

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Srinagar, June 29 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops have launched a massive siege and search operation in Kanipora area of Srinagar.

The troops have cordoned off Aribagh area of Kanipora and have started a house-to-house search. »

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Srinagar, June 25 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops, in their fresh act of state terrorism, martyred two Kashmiri youth in Srinagar, today.

The troops killed the youth inside a school building during a violent cordon operation in Pantha Chhoke area of Srinagar. The troops also resorted to heavy mortar shelling during the operation. Three Indian soldiers including a Captain also sustained injuries during the operation.

The troops had launched the operation last evening after the killing of an officer of Indian Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) and injuring of two other personnel in an attack in the area. »

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Srinagar, June 21(KMS): In occupied Kashmir, an Indian army officer was injured in an attack in Pulwama district, tonight.

Indian troops who were conducting a siege and search operation came under attack in Kakapora area of the district. A Major of Indian army sustained injuries in the attack. The siege and search operation continued till reports last came in. »

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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 14 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, protest demonstrations marked by complete shutdown, were held in Kulgam district against the highhandedness of Indian army and police.

The residents of Frisal area of district, today, staged protests against the ransacking of houses by Indian troops in the area without any provocation. Complete shutdown was observed against the forces’ action.

The residents took to the streets to protest against the smashing of windowpanes of houses and damage to vehicles parked on the roadside in the village.

Meanwhile, doctors stayed away from work at Government Medical College Srinagar in protest against the thrashing of a fellow doctor by police while he was on duty. The post-graduate students and resident doctors protested against the incident. The protesters said the doctor was seriously injured in the attack. The protesters demanded action against the policeman involved in the incident.

On the other hand, Tehreek-e-Hurriyat leader form Islamabad district, Fayaz Ahmad Dar was booked under the draconian Public Safety Act (PSA) today, and was shifted to Kathua jail in Jammu. He was arrested yesterday in Bijbehara.

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Srinagar, June 09 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian forces continue massive military operations in Kupwara and Baramulla districts.

The forces had launched the operation at Machil in Kupwara on June 6 and later in Nowgam area of the same district on June 7. Indian troops have killed seven Kashmiri youth during the continued operation. »

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Srinagar, June 08 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the siege and search operations conducted by Indian Army in Uri town of Baramulla district from time to time have made the life of the residents a hell.

Locals told a Srinagar-based English daily Kashmir Reader that since the killing of 20 Indian soldiers in an attack on an army camp in Uri in September 2016, the army had blocked the road that connected several border villages with Uri town, forcing the villagers to walk all the way to the town. »

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