NIA Being Used As Tool to Harass Resistance Leaders

Srinagar, January 19 (Kashmir Voice): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front-R (JKLF-R) has said that India is using National Investigation Agency (NIA) as a tool to harass the resistance leaders. According to media sources, the JKLF-R Chief Patron, Barrister Abdul Majeed Trumbo, and General Secretary, Wajahat Bashir Qureshi, in a joint statement termed filing of cases against the party Chairman, Farooq Ahmad Dar, and other leaders as psychological crackdown and said that it was just to harass and silence the genuine voices of people. Commenting over filing of the charge-sheet against the Hurriyat leaders arrested by the NIA in a fake case, they said that the charge-sheet was a bundle of lies and aimed at harassing the resistance leadership. Paying tributes to Gaw Kadal martyrs ahead of their martyrdom anniversary, the leaders said, “We will never forget their sacrifices and will continue their mission till last Indian solider leaves the territory.” Meanwhile, the Jammu and Kashmir Salvation Movement (JKSM) Chairman, Zafar Akbar Butt, in a statement in Srinagar denounced charge-sheet filed by the NIA against Kashmiri resistance leadership and businessman. He said such cheap tactics could not stop the Kashmiris from carrying forward their struggle for securing their right to self-determination. The JKSM Chairman also condemned the recent remarks of Indian Army Chief, Bipin Rawat, and said that Kashmir freedom movement was love and worship for the Kashmiris and they would never give up their struggle to achieve freedom from India. He said deliberate attempts are being made to link Kashmir struggle with terrorism. This is being done by the army chief only to justify the massacres and innocent killing of Kashmiris, he added. He also denounced the summoning of Dr Bilqees Shah, wife of senior APHC leader, Shabbir Ahmed Shah by India’s Enforcement Directorate to its headquarters in New Delhi for questioning. KASHMIR VOICE
NIA Being Used as Tool to Harass Resistance Leaders

India Committing Brutalities on IOK People

Srinagar, January 19 (Kashmir Voice): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyat leader, Bilal Siddiqi, has deplored that India is committing brutalities on the innocent Kashmiris. According to media sources, Bilal Siddiqi was addressing mourners at the house of martyred civilian, Muhammad Ayub Mir of Moolu Chitragam in Shopian. Ayub Mir was injured in the firing of Indian troops on protesters, last month, and recently succumbed to his injuries after battling for his life for almost a month. Bilal Siddiqi said that frustrated due to the resolve and determination of brave people of Kashmir, Indian forces had been given a freehand to create havoc and mayhem which reflected in their brutalities against the civilian population. Bilal Siddiqi also visited family of Shaheed Showket Ahmed Falahi and expressed solidarity and sympathy with the bereaved family. Meanwhile, Hurriyat leaders, Yasmeen Raja, Shabbir Ahmad Dar, Muhammad Iqbal Mir, Muhammad Ahsan Untoo, Imtiyaz Ahmad Reshi and Ghulam Nabi War in their joint statement termed the charge-sheet filed by the Indian NIA against Kashmiris including Hurriyat leaders as baseless, false and concocted. They also strongly reacted to the recent remarks of Indian Army chief and said that the Kashmir movement was love and worship for them and that they would never surrender before the Indian atrocities. They said Kashmir is an internationally accepted dispute and the people of Kashmir are demanding their birthright to self-determination. They also condemned summoning of Hurriyat leader, Shabbir Ahmed Shah’s wife by India’s Enforcement Directorate to New Delhi for questioning and termed it vengeance against resistance leadership. KASHMIR VOICE
India Committing Brutalities on IOK People

Waza Stresses on Political Solution of Kashmir Dispute

Srinagar, January 19 (Kashmir Voice): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyat leader and the Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Peoples League (JKPL), Mukhtar Ahmad Waza, has said that Kashmir is a political dispute and should be resolved politically. According to media sources, Mukhtar Ahmad Waza addressing a public gathering in Nagam area of Kokernag in South Kashmir said that people of Kashmir had given unprecedented sacrifices for Kashmir cause which would not be allowed to go waste. He said that Kashmiris were peace-loving people and wanted the settlement of Kashmir dispute through peaceful means and in accordance with their aspirations. He said that permanent peace in the region would remain a dream till the resolution of Kashmir dispute through tripartite dialogue among Pakistan, India and genuine Kashmiri leadership. KASHMIR VOICE
Waza Stresses on Political Solution of Kashmir Dispute

Rehmani Condemns Rape, Murder of Minor Girl in IOK

Islamabad, January 19 (Kashmir Voice): The Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Peoples Freedom League (JKPFL), Muhammad Farooq Rehmani has strongly condemned a gory incident of abduction, rape and murder of a minor 8-year- old Muslim girl Shifa of Hiranagar area of Hindu-dominated Kathua district and expressed shock and grief over the incident. According to media sources, Muhammad Farooq Rehmani in a statement issued in Islamabad said that the puppet authorities in the Saffron belt of Jammu had reacted with criminal silence and didn’t take any step to nab and arrest the perpetrators of the heinous crime. He said the gruesome incident had shocked the entire Muslim and non-Muslim Dalit community in the Jammu region where the Muslims were living life of fear and insecurity because of Hindu fanaticism and extremism. He demanded death sentence against those involved in the abduction and murder of the innocent girl. KASHMIR VOICE

Hizb Chief Salahuddin’s Son’s Judicial Custody Extended

New Delhi, January 19 (Kashmir Voice): A Delhi court, today, extended till February 5 the judicial custody of Shahid Yousuf, the son of prominent freedom leader, Syed Salahuddin, arrested in a six-year-old fake case.
According to media sources, Special Judge O P Saini extended the custody after in-camera proceedings in the case. Shahid Yousuf, 42, was arrested by India’s National Investigation Agency (NIA) on October 24 after summoning him to its headquarters in New Delhi for questioning. KASHMIR VOICE

Protests in Ramban against Killing of Bakerwal Girl

Srinagar, January 19 (Kashmir Voice): In occupied Kashmir, the killing of an eight-year-old girl in Kathua on Friday sparked protests in Ramban district.
According to media sources, in Ramban town, the protesters blocked the Maitra-Ramban road and demanded arrest of the killers of the minor girl who was found dead a week after she went missing in Hiranagar village of Hindu-dominated Kathua district of Jammu region. Protests were also held at Khari tehsil of the district after Friday prayers. The protesters rued the failure of the puppet authorities to arrest the culprits. They also raised slogans against the police and the puppet regime. Imams of the masjids in Ramban town, Khari and Banihal warned of agitation if the culprits were not arrested at the earliest. KASHMIR VOICE
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