In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops continued massive cordon and search operations across the territory, subjecting the residents to torture and harassment.
According to Kashmir Media Service, the troops continue to carry on their violent operations in different areas of Srinagar, Badgam, Ganderbal, Kupwara, Bandipore, Baramulla, Shopian, Pulwama, Islamabad, Kulgam, Poonch, Kishtwar, Doda, Ramban, Rajouri and Jammu.
Report said the Indian forces’ personnel barge into the residential houses, harass the inmates and vandalize the household goods.
The troops have also arrested several youth from different areas.
Different hurriyat leaders in their statements in Srinagar paid rich tributes to the youth and an 8-year-old boy recently martyred by Indian troops.
They said that the sacrifices of Kashmiri martyrs would not be allowed to go waste and their mission would be accomplished at all costs.
Meanwhile, the residents of occupied Kashmir have been urged through a social media campaign that all village, mohalla, town committees of the territory should come together and make sure that not a single non-local lives in their areas.
The Jammu and Kashmir Students Youth Forum in a statement in Srinagar said that its activists held protest demonstrations in Srinagar and Islamabad districts against the Indian government’s move to allow opening of liquor shops in the territory.
The protesters raised anti-India and pro-freedom slogans.
The Jammu and Kashmir Democratic Freedom Party in a statement in Srinagar said that the new media policy introduced by India in occupied Kashmir was an atrocious assault on the press freedom in the territory.