Bar endorses today’s strike

Bar endorses today’s strike

Srinagar: Kashmir High Court Bar Association on Thursday endorsed the shutdown call of the pro-freedom leadership for Friday against the killing of a youth in Shopian district by government forces earlier this week.
“The Bar Association in order to show solidarity with all those, who have suffered and are suffering at the hands of brute forces, supports the shutdown call of the pro-freedom leadership, given against the killing of the youth and against the reign of terror let loose in Kashmir, by the ruthless forces in killing,” a spokesman of the lawyers’ body said in a statement issued here.
The lawyers’ body strongly condemns the killing of Adil Farooq Magray, who was shot dead by the forces at Ganapora Shopian on Tuesday evening and injuring of more than 20 students, most of them being girls, by use of tear gas shelling at Pampore and Awantipora areas.
“The Bar Association also expresses its serious concern over the encounters, which are allegedly taking place in the border areas of the valley, in which army is killing people by labeling them as militants,” the spokesman said.

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