Indian Forces launch massive crackdown in Occupied Kashmir
ISLAMABAD - Indian police and troops continuing their massive crackdown arrested several people during raids in different areas of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Tuesday night. According to Kashmir Media Service (KMS), at least 19 more persons were picked up by the forces’ personnel from Gudoora, Newa and Parigam areas of the district during the fresh raids. A police official said the arrested persons were being interrogated for their alleged role in various stone pelting incidents in the area. On Monday night as many as 21 persons were picked up by the Indian forces from Murran village of the district. These arrests come just days ahead of the so-called Indian parliamentary elections in Pulwama and Shopian districts of south Kashmir to be held on May 06. Meanwhile, two boys were injured in an explosion in south Kashmir’s Kulgam district, today. The boys sustained injuries when a shell they were fiddling with went off in Dhamhal Hanjpora area of the district. On the other hand, the All Parties Hurriyat Conference Chairman, Syed Ali Gilani, was discharged from Soura Institute of Medical Sciences Srinagar, today, after his health condition improved satisfactorily. Syed Ali Gilani was admitted in the Soura Institute of Medical Sciences in Srinagar after he complained of abdominal pain on Tuesday.