IoK observes complete shutdown against Indian brutalities

Joint resistance leadership comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Yasin Malik announced the strike


News Desk November 27, 2017
The joint resistance leadership comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Yasin Malik gave the strike call. PHOTO: AFP

The Indian-occupied Kashmir (IoK) on Monday observed a complete shutdown to protest brutalities and ill-treatment meted out to the detained Kashmiris languishing in jails, Radio Pakistan reported.

The joint resistance leadership comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik gave a call for the strike.

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“Indian army, paramilitary forces and police have turned occupied Kashmir into a hell by killing, blinding and injuring thousands of people and ransacking properties worth millions of rupees,” said the leadership in a statement in Srinagar.

The Hurriyat leaders were of the view that an unfair “blanket ban has been put on all political activities in the valley.”

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