In occupied Kashmir, India is using molestation and humiliation of women as a weapon of war to suppress Kashmiris’ struggle for securing their inalienable right to self-determination.
An analytical report issued by Research Section of Kashmir Media Service, on Friday in connection with the completion of eleven years to the gory incident of Shopian double rape and murder said that women are the worst victims of Indian state terrorism in occupied Kashmir.
The report maintained Indian troops had molested 11,204 women since January 1989 till date.
The All Parties Hurriyat Conference spokesman in a statement issued in Srinagar, on Friday said India is victimizing Kashmiri women for their active role in the ongoing freedom movement.
Acting Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front, Abdul Hameed Butt, addressing a meeting held through video conferencing on party’s Founding Day, on Friday said that no power on earth could become a hurdle between Kashmiris and their freedom as they had rendered unparalleled sacrifices for this cause.
Meanwhile, Indian police arrested two youth identified as Aasif Ahmed Dar and Muzamil Ahmed Peer from Panditpora Kralgund checkpoint in Kupwara district. The police have labeled the youth as over-ground workers of Hizbul Mujahideen.