In occupied Kashmir, unrelenting student protests marked by clashes and shutdowns continued on Thursday against the illegal occupation of Jammu and Kashmir by India.

Thousands of students raising anti-India and pro-freedom slogans marched on the streets in Srinagar, Sopore, Shopian, Pulwama, Kupwara and other parts of the territory to condemn ill-treatment meted out to the student community.

Earlier, five Indian army personnel including a captain and a Junior Commissioned Officer were killed in an attack on an Indian army camp at Panzgam in Kupwara district today.

Indian police and paramilitary forces arrested the ailing Chairperson of Dukhtaran-e-Millat, Aasiya Andrabi during a late night raid on her house in Srinagar.  APHC leaders denounced  arrest of Aasiya Andrabi and other Hurriyet leaders.

Meanwhile, students of Jamia Milia Islamia held a protest in New Delhi to condemn raids on students in academic institutions of the held territory.

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