IOK Authorities Bar Friday Prayers at Jamia Masajid

Srinagar, July 13 (Kashmir Voice): In occupied Kashmir, the authorities barred Friday prayers at Srinagar Jamia Masjid, today, by enforcing restrictions in old city parts to prevent a march called by the Joint Resistance Leadership to the martyrs’ graveyard at Naqashband Sahib. According to media sources, the Hurriyat forum Chairman, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq taking to Twitter said that he tried to defy curfew but was arrested and stopped from paying tributes to July 13, 1931 martyrs killed by Dogra troops. A huge contingent of police and paramilitary CRPF personnel was deployed in parts of Srinagar in view of the JRL call for march towards Martyrs’ Graveyard at Naqashband Sahib (RA) shrine. Meanwhile, the authorities today didn’t allow people to offer Friday prayers at Jamia Masjid Trehgam Kupwara and Jamia Majid Chekpora Kupwara. Soon after the Friday prayers, clashes were also reported from Trehgam town between youth and Indian forces. In Kralpora, a group of youth took out a protest rally against the killing of Khalid Ghaffar. Khalid was killed in Indian army firing on Wednesday evening. KASHMIR VOICE
IOK Authorities Bar Friday Prayers at Jamia Masajid

Indian Troops Martyr another Youth in IOK Authorities Impose Curfew in Kupwara

Srinagar, July 12 (Kashmir Voice): In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops in their fresh act of state terrorism martyred one more youth in Kupwara district, today.
According to media sources, the troops killed the youth during the ongoing cordon and search operation in Kandi area of the district. An Indian army commando Sepoy Mukul Meena was killed and another was critically injured in an attack in the same area, yesterday. An Indian army officer told media men in Srinagar that the operation was going on. It was launched on Tuesday, he said. Meanwhile, the occupation authorities imposed curfew and other restrictions in Kupwara district to prevent people from staging demonstrations against the killing of a shopkeeper Khalid Ghaffar Malik by the Indian troops. He was martyred when the troops opened fire on demonstrators at Banpora Trehgam on Kupwara-Chowkibal road, last night. The authorities made announcement on loudspeakers asking people to remain indoor as curfew has been imposed in Kupwara town and Trehgam and Chowkibal areas where additional forces’ personnel have been deployed. The authorities also ordered the closure of educational institutions in the district. KASHMIR VOICE
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People, Imaams Asked To Hold Prayers for Release of Aasiya

Srinagar, July 12 (Kashmir Voice): In occupied Kashmir, Dukhtaran-e-Millat has appealed to the people especially Imaams of masajid to hold special prayers for the release of party Chairperson Aasiya Andrabi from the custody of Delhi-based National Investigation Agency, notorious for implicating Kashmiri resistance leaders in fake cases to force them into submission.
According to media sources, a DeM spokesperson in a statement issued in Srinagar said that Aasiya Andrabi, Nahida Nasreen and Fehmeeda Sofi along with many other women activists were suffering in jails for raising voice against the atrocities perpetrated by India and its stooges in the occupied territory. “Our leaders represent the muzzled voices of Kashmiris and India should keep this in mind that such tactics won’t make Dukhtaran-e-Millat budge,” the spokesperson added. Aasiya Andrabi and two of her associates were shifted to Delhi by the NIA on July 06, 2018. KASHMIR VOICE
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