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Three Kashmiri youth martyred in Kulgam district in occupied Kashmir

Three Kashmiri youth martyred in Kulgam

Three Kashmiri youth martyred in Kulgam district in occupied Kashmir on Friday.

In their fresh act of state terrorism, Indian troops perpetrated this heinous crime.

Three Kashmiri youth martyred in Kulgam

Kashmiri youth embraced martyrdom at the hands of Indian troops during a cordon and search operation in Nagnad Chimmer area of the district.

Earlier, three Indian troops also injured critically in the same area.

Meanwhile, Indian troops during a military operation also martyred a youth in Keran area of Kupwara district in north Kashmir.

Earlier, Indian troops arrested over a dozen youth from different areas of the territory.

The troops launched cordon and search operations in several areas of Pulwama, Shopian, Islamabad, Kupwara, Baramulla and Bandipore districts.

Meanwhile, office of UN High Commissioner for Human Rights has voiced concern over criminal proceedings and investigations initiated against four well-known Kashmiri journalists.

Furthermore, it called for putting an end to their harassment.

The UN’s Special Rapporteur on Promotion and Protection of Rights to Freedom of Opinion, David Kaye has sent a letter to Indian government.

He condemned harassment meted out to journalists Naseer Ganai, Gowhar Geelani, Peerzada Ashiq and Masrat Zehra in IOJK.

He expressed concern at disregard for the prohibition of unlawful and arbitrary interference in the private life of individuals. Notably, he slammed unlawful and arbitrary interference in the journalistic privilege.

Meanwhile, APHC also expressed serious concern over the deteriorating health of illegally detained Hurriyat leaders.

 

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