Indian troops martyr over 303 innocent Kashmiris in 2016
In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops in their unabated acts of state terrorism martyred 303 innocent Kashmiris including 9 women and 42 teenagers during the year 2016.
According to the data issued by Kashmir Media Service today, 39 of those martyred were killed in custody.
Indian paramilitary and police personnel subjected 19,011 civilians to torture, while 12,604 including Hurriyet leaders, activists, students, and women leaders were arrested. They also disgraced many women.
The troops martyred 8 Kashmiris including three in custody just last month.
Hurriyet leaders Mohammad Yousuf Naqash, Hakeem Abdul Rasheed and Bilal Ahmad Siddiqui today visited residences of martyrs in different areas of Budgam district and expressed solidarity with the bereaved families. The leaders reiterated the pledge to continue the mission of the martyrs at all costs.