SRINAGAR: In Occupied Kashmir, Indian troops in their continued act of state terrorism martyred two youth in Shopian district on Sunday.
The two youth identified as Tariq Ahmad Butt and Altaf Ahmad, were martyred during a siege and search operation in Barabugh area.
Meanwhile, complete shutdown was observed today against Indian Home Minister Rajnath Singh’s visit to the territory.
Call for the shutdown was given by the joint resistance leadership comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik.
All shops and business establishments remained closed, while traffic was off the roads in Srinagar and other parts of the territory.
The leaders in a statement issued in Srinagar said, the strike was observed to prove to the world community and the Indian leadership that genuine people’s movement in Kashmir cannot be crushed by using military might or harassing the leadership.
Meanwhile, Syed Ali Gilani in a statement issued in Srinagar appealed to the United Nations and international human rights organizations to take cognizance of unabated human rightist violations in Jammu and Kashmir.
He said that Kashmir dispute is needed to be resolved as per UN resolutions.