Indian troops martyr a civilian in Budgam

Thursday – May 14, 2020
SRINAGAR (India): In Indian occupied Kashmir (IOK), Indian troops shot at and martyred a civilian in Budgam district, Wednesday.

According to Kashmir Media Service (KMS), the civilian was killed after Indian paramilitary central reserve police force (CRPF) fired on his vehicle near Kawoosa Khalisa in Narbal area of the district.

The bullets hit him in chest and he was shifted to sri maharaja hari singh (SMHS) hospital in Srinagar, where doctors declared him as brought dead.

The medical superintendent Nazir Chaudhary, at the hospital confirmed that the man was brought dead.

Meanwhile, Indian troops continued door-to-door search operations in Kupwara, Handwara, Sopore, Zaiangeer, Hajin, Rafiabad, Pattan, Sonawari, Budgam, Kangan, Bijbeharaa, Shopian, Tral, Awantipora, Shopian, Kulgam, Qazigund, Doda, Kishtwar, Samba, Kathua, Rajouri, Poonch and other areas of the occupied territory.

Separately, an analytical report released by the research section of KMS, Wednesday, said that the lives and properties of the people in IOK were unsafe due to heavy presence of Indian troops and police.

The report said that barging into houses, harassing and arresting the inmates and vandalising property was a routine matter for the occupational forces.

It said that besides killing 95,548 Kashmiris since January 1989 till April 30, 2020, the Indian troops had injured hundreds of thousand civilians, arrested 159,602 and destroyed 109,506 structures.

It said that the fascist Narendra Modi government is leaving no stone unturned to make lives of Kashmiris a hell.

It said that despite facing the worst kind of Indian atrocities, the people of IOK were committed to take their freedom movement to its logical conclusion.

It maintained that the Indian State terrorism in occupied Kashmir is a challenge for the world community, which must come forward to save the Kashmiris from the Indian wrath.