Srinagar, July 30 (Kashmir Voice): In occupied Kashmir, speakers at a meeting in Srinagar reiterated the resolve to protect Article 35-A of the Indian constitution, at all costs.
According to media sources, the meeting was chaired by Grand Mufti designate of Jammu and Kashmir, Mufti Nasirul Islam, to discuss Protection of Article 35-A and Article 370. It was agreed by all members that no one would be allowed to fiddle with the State subject status of J&K. The participants of the meeting reiterated to launch agitation if New Delhi did anything wrong with the demography of Jammu and Kashmir by abrogating Article 35A and 370 of the Indian constitution. Others who attended the meeting included Abdul Khaliq Haneef, Manzoor Ahmad Kirmani, Hassan Firdousi, Dr Mohammad Ashraf Butt, Mushtaq Saghar, Mufti Mudassir , Sofi Abdul Majeed, Mehboob Ilahi, Dr Ab Rehman Khadim, Syed Iqbal Naazki, Javid Ahmad Masoodi, Peerzada M Amin Shah, Adv Mir Javaid, Peer Noor ul Haq, Shafat Sarwar, M Haneef Malla, Qari Altaf Hussain, Molvi Mushtaq, Irfan Bashir Malik, Abdul Ghani Khan and Syed Abddul Latif. KASHMIR VOICE
Srinagar, July 30 (Kashmir Voice): In occupied Kashmir, a team of Indian National Investigation Agency (NIA), notorious for implicating Kashmiri resistance leaders in fake cases, raided the residence of Dukhtaran-e-Millat (DeM) Chairperson Aasiya Andrabi at Iqbal Colony in Soura area of Srinagar, today.
According to media sources, the NIA sleuths carried out a search at the DeM chief’s residence in connection with a fake case filed against her by the Indian agency. Pertinently, Dukhtaran-e-Millat Chief Aasiya Andrabi, along with her two associates Nahida Nasreen and Fahmeeda Sofi was shifted to New Delhi by the Indian National Investigation Agency on July 6, 2018. They were taken from Central Jail Srinagar to New Delhi and were lodged in infamous Tihar Jail. KASHMIR VOICE
Srinagar, July 30 (Kashmir Voice): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyat leader and the Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Salvation Movement (JKSM) Zafar Akbar Butt continued mass contact programme and addressed corner meetings in different parts of Srinagar.
According to media sources, Zafar Akbar Butt expressing concern over the statements of the BJP leaders on Article 35-A said that the people of Kashmir would resist tooth and nail any kind of anti-Kashmir conspiracy or move. He said, “People of Kashmir are seriously watching the upcoming hearing on Article 35-A and developments and are ready to resist, register their strong protest against any conspiracy which will lead to the removal or abrogation of Article 35-A. Zafar Akber Butt also visited the residence of Hurriyat leader, Nayeem Khan and inquired about the well-being and health of his ailing mother. JKSM leaders including Molvi Rafiq and Molvi Mushtaq addressed condolence meetings in Shopian and Narbal, Budgam, respectively. Meanwhile, Hurriyat leader Syed Muhammad Shafi addressing a meeting in Srinagar, today, condemned the continued illegal detention of senior APHC leader Ghulam Muhammad Khan Sopori at Kot Bhalwal jail in Jammu and demanded his immediate release. KASHMIR VOICE
Srinagar, July 30 (Kashmir Voice): In occupied Kashmir, a meeting of the Islami Tanzeem-e-Azad Jammu and Kashmir held in Srinagar with its Chairman, Abdussamad Inqilabi in chair.
According to media sources, the participants of the meeting strongly condemned the fresh arrest spree and raids by Indian troops on the residences of party leaders and described it frustration of the authorities. They also denounced raids on the residence and office of the party Chairman, Abdussamad Inqilabi, adding that such cheap tactics could not suppress the ongoing liberation movement. They said that the liberation movement would be taken to its logical conclusion at all costs. The meeting appealed to the world community and international human rights organizations to take notice of the Indian state terrorism in the occupied territory and help release the illegally detained Hurriyat leaders and activists languishing in different jails of India and the territory. The participants of the meeting also welcomed the statement of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf, Imran Khan that Kashmir was a core issue between India and Pakistan and the two countries should resolve the lingering Kashmir dispute through dialogue. Meanwhile, the Jammu and Kashmir Muslim League (JKML) in a statement issued in Srinagar congratulated the PTI Chairman for victory in the parliamentary elections of the country. KASHMIR VOICE
Srinagar, July 29 (Kashmir Voice): In occupied Kashmir, the Hurriyat forum led by Mirwaiz Umar Farooq has denounced heavy deployment of Indian forces in various parts of Kashmir and the subsequent search and frisking operation under the garb of utilizing special powers to harass masses.
According to media sources, a spokesman for the forum in a statement issued in Srinagar said, at Hajin, Sonawari the number of troops has been doubled and dozens of new bunkers have been constructed in the area, which has left the local population threatened. He said that local people were also feeling terrified because of the nocturnal raids. The spokesman termed the increased footprints of forces in Hajin as highly condemnable. The forum also condemned the continued imposition of curfew in south Kashmir’s Islamabad town where normal life of people has come to a standstill due strict curfew. The spokesman castigated forces for having vandalized properties of local masses in Bijbehara under the garb of search operations. The spokesman termed the sudden crackdown in the commercial hub Lal Chowk and Batamaloo areas of Srinagar as a fresh ploy to instill fear among the masses and the trader fraternity. The spokesman said, “The unabated human rights violation in every nook and corner of Kashmir stands as an eye opener for the international community and it’s high time for the world bodies to take serious note of rights abuses in the Valley.” KASHMIR VOICE