Wednesday, December 7

Indian troops martyr 33 Kashmiris in June

Srinagar, July 01, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops, in their continued acts of state terrorism, martyred thirty three (33) Kashmiris including four (4) young boys during the last month of June. According to the data issued by the Research Section of Kashmir Media Service, today; of those martyred, three (3) youth were killed in a fake encounter in Kupwara. The killings rendered three (3) women widowed and four (4) children orphaned.

During the period, two hundred thirty six (236) people were injured due to the use of brute force including firing of bullets, pellets, PAVA and teargas shells by the Indian army, paramilitary and police personnel on peaceful protesters while one hundred seventy six (176) persons including Hurriyet activists and students were arrested during house raids and crackdown operations. The troops also damaged twenty two (22) residential houses during the month.

For more information, contact:
Kashmir Media Service
Phone: +92-51-4435548, +92-51-4435549
Fax: +92-51-4861736