Srinagar, March 01, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops in their unabated acts of state terrorism martyred 27 Kashmiris including 2 young boys during the last month of February. According to the data issued by the Research Section of Kashmir Media Service, today, one of those martyred was killed in custody. The killings rendered 1 woman widowed and 2 children orphaned.
As many as 184 people were injured due to the firing of bullets, pellets and teargas shells by Indian troops and police personnel against peaceful protesters while 681 civilians including Hurriyat leaders and activists were arrested during the month. Indian forces’ personnel also destroyed and damaged 42 residential houses and molested 2 women during the period.
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