Asiya Andrabi under house arrest

Srinagar: Senior resistance leader and chief of the all-women Dukhtaran-i-Millat (DeM), Syedah Asiya Andrabi, was put under house arrest late Thursday evening. DeM spokesperson Sofi Fehmeeda told Kashmir Reader that police arrived at Andrabi’s Soura residence at around 7 pm and told her that she was under house detention. “You cannot move out of your […]

Aasiyeh criticises Pakistan, says not fulfilling its Kashmir responsibility

Aasiyeh criticises Pakistan, says not fulfilling its Kashmir responsibility

SRINAGAR: Chairperson of Dukhtaran-e-Millat (DeM), Syedah Aasiyeh Andrabi, on Thursday criticised Pakistani government “for failing to play its role in resolving Kashmir dispute effectively.” In a statement issued here, Andrabi said, “The people of Pakistan are with us wholeheartedly, but it seems that the establishment as well as all political parties are not as passionate […]

Asiya, Fahmeeda released from jail

Asiya, Fahmeeda released from jail

Srinagar: Dukhtaran-e-Milat chief Asiya Andrabi and her aide Sofi Fahmeeda were released from Central Jail Srinagar on Monday, two days after a trial court bailed her out. Asiya had Fahmeeda were detained at the central jail Srinagar for more than three months, after being transferred from a Jammu jail. Chief Judicial Magistrate Srinagar, Aijaz Ahmed […]

Geelani condemns Asiya’s re-arrest

Geelani condemns Asiya’s re-arrest

Srinagar: Syed Ali Geelani has strongly condemned the re-arrest of Dukhtaran-e-Milat chairperson Asiya Andrabi, despite court quashing her PSA. In a statement Geelani said, “Asiya is unwell and is suffering from many ailments but puppet rulers claiming to represent a democratic coalition have undemocratically kept her incarcerated for raising voice for suppressed people.”

Court releases Andrabi, police arrest her again

Srinagar: A trial court in Srinagar on Thursday released ailing Dukhtaran-e-Millat chief Asiya Andrabi but police immediately re-arrested her outside the court premises in another case. After hearing Andrabi’s counsel Advocate Urfi, the Chief Judicial Magistrate Srinagar, Aijaz Ahmed Khan, ordered the DeM chief’s release in open court, but the police again arrested her and […]

Asiya Andrabi suffering from ‘Angioedema’, says DeM

SRINAGAR: Incarcerated resistance leader and chief of all-women Dukhtaran-e-Millat (DeM), Syedah Asiya Andrabi, was on Saturday hospitalised at SKIMS, Soura here. 55-year-old Asiya had complained of uneasiness in her skin for last several days before she being admitted to SKIMS today. She and her personal secretary Fehmeeda Sofi are lodged at Central Jail Srinagar. “Doctors […]

Asiya Andrabi, Sofi shifted to Central Jail Srinagar

Asiya Andrabi, Sofi shifted to Central Jail Srinagar

SRINAGAR: The 1st additional sessions judge Srinagar on Wednesday directed the J&K government to shift resistance leader Syed Asiya Andrabi and her personal secretary Fehmeeda Sofi to Central Jail Srinagar. The 55-year-old Andrabi, who is chairperson of the all-women pro-freedom group Dukhtaran-e-Millat (DeM), was lodged in Amphalla jail in Jammu, from where she was brought […]