Sri Nagar (October 22, 2018): In occupied Kashmir, complete shutdown is being observed today against the brutal killings of nine Kashmiri youth in Kulgam district.
Call for the shutdown has been given by the Joint Resistance Leadership, comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik.
In a statement, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq said they will also hold a protest sit-in at Lal Chowk in Srinagar against the Kulgam mayhem.
It may be mentioned that Indian troops in their fresh act of state terrorism martyred nine Kashmiri youth and injured more than fifty others in Laroo area of Kulgam district yesterday.
Earlier on yesterday, Indian troops, in their fresh act of state terrorism martyred nine more Kashmiri youth during cordon and search operation in Laroo area of Kulgam.
Local Police said the operation was jointly carried out by Indian Army, Central Reserve Police Force and Special Operation Group creating a very tense situation for locals.The killing led to massive anti-India protests in the area. Dozens of civilians were injured in the forces’ firing on the protesters.
Meanwhile, two Indian army soldiers were injured when unknown persons hurled a grenade and then opened fire on an army patrolling party in Pathan area of Pulwama district.
Minister of Kashmir Affairs and Gilgit-Baltistan Ali Amin Gandapur condemned martyrdom of nine Kashmiri youth by Indian troops in fresh act off state terrorism in Kulgam district of occupied Kashmir.
In a statement, Minister drawn the attention of world community towards the worst atrocities of Indian security forces on innocent Kashmiris.
He said the world conscience should raise its voice on this barbaric treatment.
The Minister said Pakistan will continue to expose the true face of India on all international forums.