Srinagar, November 12, 2015 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the All Parties Hurriyet Conference Chairman, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq has said that India has turned Jammu and Kashmir into a police state and the people of the territory have been left at the mercy of occupation forces. Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, who continues to remain under house arrest, addressing a press conference at his residence in Srinagar, today maintained a mafia under the patronage of police had emerged, which first arrest youth on one pretext or another and then demand ransom from their parents for release.
The Mirwaiz said that the killing of engineer student Gowhar Ahmad Dar was not a first incident of its kind, but continuation of bloody incidents, which take every now and then in the territory. He said that such incidents had proved that the presence of tens of thousands of Indian troops in the territory were not meant to maintain law and order, but to intimidate the people into submission through military might.
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