Indian soldiery martyrs two youth in Badgam

Thursday – October 29, 2020
SRINAGAR (India): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir (IIOJK), Indian troops in their fresh act of State terrorism martyred two Kashmiri youth in Badgam district, on Wednesday.

According to Kashmir Media Service (KMS), the youth were martyred during a violent cordon and search operation (CASO) which was launched by the troops in Machowa area of the district, last evening.

The operation continued till last reports came in.

Separately, two Indian soldiers were critically injured in a landmine blast in Poonch district.

An explosion took place near a forward post of Indian army in Tarkundi area of Balakote in the district resulting in injuries to two soldiers.

Both the injured are presently undergoing treatment in a local army hospital.

Meanwhile, the number of Indian troops present in the occupied territory has soared to over 1.5 million.

A report released by KMS said, the number of Indian troops present in IIOJK is cited to be around eight to nine hundred thousand.

However, as per KMS research cell based in Srinagar, the actual number of occupational troops is 1,501,000.

The KMS research also gave a break-up of the Indian forces’ personnel, according to which the number of Indian army soldiers is 750,000, paramilitary forces including CRPF, BSF, CISF, ITBP is 535,000, the number of police personnel is 130,000, special police officers 35,000 and village defense committee personnel is 51,000.

It makes a grand total of 1,501,000 Indian occupational forces’ personnel present in the occupied territory.