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Have got invitation to All-Party meet with PM: Omar Abdullah

Srinagar, June 19, 2021 (PPI-OT):In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, National Conference leader, Omar Abdullah has said they have got a formal invitation for an all-party meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday. Media reports said, Indian Prime Minister, Narendra Modi called the all-party meeting amid reports that the Indian government may discuss restoration of statehood and other important issues concerning the Jammu and Kashmir. This is PM Modi’s first major outreach to end the political impasse over ending Jammu and Kashmir’s special status in 2019. The meeting is scheduled for 3:00pm on June 24, Mr Abdullah told

Moosvi felicitates newly elected Iranian President

Srinagar, June 19, 2021 (PPI-OT):In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, senior APHC leader and the President of Jammu and Kashmir Anjuman Sharie Shian, Agha Syed Hassan Al-Moosvi Al-Safvi has congratulated Ebrahim Raisi on his glorious victory in the presidential election of the Islamic Republic of Iran. Agha Syed Hassan Al-Moosvi Al-Safvi in a statement issued in Srinagar described the success of Ebrahim Raisi as a milestone in the protection and pride of the Islamic Revolution of Iran and the spirit of self-confidence and self-reliance of the Iranian nation. He maintained that the decision of the Iranian people was in

Qureshi forewarns world on Indian illegal actions in IIOJK

Islamabad, June 19, 2021 (PPI-OT):Pakistan’s Foreign Minister Makhdoom Shah Mahmood Qureshi has forewarned the international community stating that India must refrain from taking any further illegal steps in the Indian Illegally Occupied Jammu and Kashmir (IIOJK), after already violating the international law and the UNSC resolutions through its illegal and unilateral actions of August 5, 2019. This has been stated in a press release issued by Pakistan’s Foreign Office in Islamabad today. It reads as follows: The Foreign Minister stressed that Pakistan had resolutely opposed India’s actions of 5 August 2019 and taken up the issue at all international fora,

Qazi Nisar remembered on his anniversary

Srinagar, June 19, 2021 (PPI-OT):In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, hundreds of people, today, reached the Martyrs Graveyard of Islamabad in South Kashmir and paid tributes to Dr. Qazi Nisar and offered Fateha on his grave. Maintaining Covid protocols, people also visited Dialgam where the leader was shot dead by unknown gunmen where locals had kept drinking water arrangements for the by-passers. The Jammu Kashmir Ummat-e-Islami had cancelled the public function this year, considering the Covid-19 situation in the valley, however, various religious and political parties thronged his graveyard and paid rich tributes to him. Meanwhile, Hurriyat leaders also

Pakistan urges world to take cognizance of sexual crimes in IIOJK

Islamabad, June 19, 2021 (PPI-OT):As the world is observing the International Day for Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict, today, Pakistan has urged international community to take cognizance of the sexual crimes against people of Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir. In a statement on the occasion, Foreign Office Spokesperson, Zahid Hafeez Chaudhry also called upon India to respect its international obligations, especially those related to the relevant UN Security Council resolutions and the 4th Geneva Convention. The spokesperson said, this day reaffirms the principle of universality of all human rights, which apply equally in the conflict areas and occupied

New jobs for 22,500 youth but no salary for 30 employees of JK Cements for 28 months

Jammu, June 19, 2021 (PPI-OT):In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, Lt Governor, Manoj Sinha on Thursday announced that 22,500 youth from 4290 panchayats will be engaged in youth clubs and Rs 12 crore will be spent on the initiative, however, the administration needs to be reminded that nearly 30 people, who were working with JK Cements Limited for the past many years, have been without salary for the past 28 months. These employees of JK Cements said, they have not received a single penny as salary since April 2019 and their office has remained closed for the past four

Delay in restoring statehood to J and K painful for people: Bhalla

Jammu, June 19, 2021 (PPI-OT):In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, the Vice President of Jammu and Kashmir Pradesh Congress Committee (JKPCC) and former minister, Raman Bhalla has urged the authorities to redress grievances of the people and said that the BJP-led Indian government is deliberately delaying to restore statehood to J and K. Interacting with people of Preet Nagar Digiana and Udham Nagar in Gandhi Nagar Constituency, he said that the authorities should lay emphasis on required facilities to the people on a priority. “People are living a difficult life and want an end to their miseries,” he said.

Abrogation of Article 370 paved way for J and K development: Naqvi

New Delhi, June 19, 2021 (PPI-OT):Indian Minister for Minority Affairs, Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi has said that the abrogation of Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir has paved the way for the development of the territory. Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi talking to newsmen in New Delhi said, “People are now feeling that Article 370 was one of the biggest hindrances in the way of the development of Kashmir.” While responding to a query whether Prime Minister Narendra Modi would be chairing an all-party meet with leaders of Kashmir next week, he said, “The people of Kashmir are being included in the development

Aasiya Andrabi appears before TADA court through video-link

Srinagar, June 19, 2021 (PPI-OT):In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, the illegally detained Dukhtaran-e-Millat Chairperson, Aasiya Andrabi, attended the hearing of a false case registered against her in a TADA court in Srinagar through video-link from New Delhi’s Tihar Jail. Additional Sessions Judge of TADA, Justice Manjeet Singh Manhas, was not present in the court. The case has now been listed for hearing again on July 07, 2021. Aasiya Andrabi and her two associates, Naheeda Nasreen and Fehmeeda Sofi, remain lodged in New Delhi’s Tihar Jail following their arrest by India’s Notorious National Investigation Agency in April 2018. For