Indian troops martyr 21 Kashmiris in July
Srinagar, August 01, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops, in their unabated acts of state terrorism martyred twenty one (21) Kashmiris including four (4) young boys and a woman during the last month of July. According to the data issued by the Research Section of Kashmir Media Service, today, one of those martyred was killed in custody. One woman was rendered widowed as her husband was killed in the firing of the troops on peaceful protesters.
During the month, three hundred ten (310) people were critically injured due to the use of brute force including firing of bullets, pellets and teargas shells by the Indian police and paramilitary personnel on mourners and peaceful demonstrators in the occupied territory. As many as one hundred sixty nine (169) Hurriyet leaders, activists and youth were arrested. The troops also damaged forty six (46) houses during the period.
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