Srinagar: In occupied Kashmir, the Joint Resistance leadership has held forceful demonstrations in Srinagar against the shifting of detainees from Srinagar Central Jail to various jails in Jammu region.

A large number of Hurriyat leaders and activists participated in the demonstrations held in Hyderpora, Lal Chowk, Nowhatta and other areas of Srinagar.

The demonstrations were also aimed at registering protest against a recent rally conducted by the Hindu extremists in support of an SPO involved in the rape and murder of a minor girl in Kathua area of Jammu and subjecting of youth in Kulgam to bonded labour by the Indian Army.

Meanwhile, Chairman of All Parties Hurriyat Conference, Syed Ali Gilani, in a statement in Srinagar demanded impartial proceedings under War Crimes Tribunal of the United Nations against the Indian troops involved in the massacres of Zakura, Tengpora and other mass killings during the past twenty-eight years in the held territory.