Imams asked to lead funeral prayers for the killed

Imams asked to lead funeral prayers for the killed

Srinagar: Resistance leaders Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Mohammad Yasin Malik have together appealed to Imams of mosques to lead Nimaz-e-Jinaza prayers for the 40 young bravehearts killed by “the cruel and inhuman Indian forces and local police” in the past week. They also appealed to the Imams to lead protests against the […]

Situation bad in Kashmir, say AIIMS eye specialists

Situation bad in Kashmir, say AIIMS eye specialists

Srinagar: After examining pellet victims who have been blinded or half-blinded by government forces, a team of Indian eye specialists on Thursday declared the medical situation as “bad” in Kashmir. The three-member team of ophthalmologists from the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi, said that most of those injured in the eye […]

No one telling 28-yr-old his eye has been removed

No one telling 28-yr-old his eye has been removed

Srinagar: A 28-year-old youth lying on a bed at Shri Maharaja Hari Singh Hospital is unaware his left eye has been removed by doctors the previous day. He fears it may be so, but he still hopes that once the bandage is removed, he will see just as before. A teargas canister hit Parvez Ahmad […]

12-year-old Umar blinded by pellets

12-year-old Umar blinded by pellets

Srinagar: At SMHS hospital ward number 16, twelve-year-old Umar Nazir Shah is being fanned by an attendant to relieve the burning sensation he is feeling all over his body. The burning sensation is because of pellets, tiny iron pieces that have become lodged in his entire body, and have already blinded him in one eye. […]

Locals burn down house in which Burhan was killed

Locals burn down house in which Burhan was killed

Srinagar: Angry youth set ablaze the house and also cut down the apple orchard of a family in Kokernag after rumour spread that the family ‘had knowledge’ about the operation in which Hizb commander Burhan Wani was killed. Sources from the area said that scores of protestors marched towards the house of Manzoor Ahmad and […]