Sunday, May 19, 2024

Topic: Kashmiris

Lucknow: Kashmiri vendors, arrested and assaulted, released

Seven Kashmiri vendors, arrested during an 'anti-encroachment drive' by Lucknow Municipal Corporation and assaulted by officials on December 17, were released a day later.

Kashmiri vendors attacked, carts overturned by authorities, cops in Lucknow

Kashmiri vendors were assaulted by Lucknow Municipal Council employees, and their carts were overturned in an arbitrary action, as shown in videos that surfaced on social media.

Delhi court grants bail to Kashmiri youth in UAPA case

A Delhi Court has granted bail to a 22-year-old Kashmiri Youth, Mateen Ahmed Bhatt, in a UAPA case, observing that there was no evidence of handling of arms or joining of any classes for radical teaching on religious lines by him.

In pictures | One year of longing in Kashmir

A year has passed since Firdausa’s eldest child was killed. In the living room, she looks at her other children, and says “I have four more children, but there is a hole in my heart that longs for him.” 

“Used as human shield,” accuse family of Kashmiri killed in police gunfight

“My father was innocent. He was not a militant. He was a civilian...He was afraid of security forces. Wherever there used to be any untoward incident outside, he would stay indoors and ask chachu [uncle] to check what is happening outside,” daughter of Altaf, who is in her 8th grades at IMI, said in a murmuring voice.