Occupied Kashmir

Jammu & Kashmir has 9329 persons in 13 prisons


Kashmir : In a written response to a starred question posed by MLA Langate Er Sheikh Abdul Rashid, the state home ministry has said though no person under Public Safety Act is detained in any jail outside the state but the government has 9329 people in its 13 jails. There was, however, no detail available about the classification of the ...

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A Pakistani was killed after crossing into the Indian side of Kashmir


A Pakistani was killed after crossing into the Indian side of Kashmir, officials on both sides said on Friday, but their competing accounts indicated that tension remains high a month after the worst outbreak of violence in years in the disputed region. The Pakistani army said one of its soldiers on Thursday inadvertently strayed across the Line of Control (LoC) ...

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Grave For Afzal Dug Adjacent To The Grave Of Maqbool Bhat


Locals of Eidgah area dug a grave for Afzal Guru adjacent to the grave of JKLF founder Mohammad Maqbool Bhat at Mazar-e-Shudha Eidgah Srinagar on Monday. Both the graves are lying empty with their names written on the gravestones which state the names of Bhat and Guru. The grave for Mohammad Maqbool Bhat was dug just after he was hanged ...

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Azfal Guru’s Body kept but belongings to be returned


Tabasum nd Ghalib wife and son of Afzal Guru the fruit merchant of Kashmir who was hanged to death will never see their breadwinners body who was taken for nearly ten years from his family and jailed in india before his execution. Local villagers despite the cold thronged the house of Gurus family to mourn his death. The family has ...

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Who is Afzal Guru? Family was not informed about execution


Sopore, Kashmir:┬áThe family of Afzal Guru has countered the government’s claim that they were informed about the plan to execute him beforehand, and say they learnt about the hanging at Delhi’s Tihar Jail yesterday from the media. “We were not informed by the government. We came to know about the execution from TV channels and the social media. Our lawyers ...

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