PSA Continues to Traumatize Kashmiri Families, Especially Women

Video By: Afroza Mahed | Article By: Sajad Rasool After spending nearly four months in a prison. Nazir Ahmad Ganai of Fatehpora Ganderbal was released on 14 January 2017. Nazir was detained on 17 September 2016 after his alleged involvement in ‘anti India’ protests. Nazir’s family blames security forces of humiliation and harassment. Even after […]

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Pellet Guns don’t even Spare Media Persons – Xuhaib Maqbool narrates the tale

Video By: Nadiya Shafi | Article By: Sajad Rasool On September 4th, 2016, Xuhaib Maqbool, a photojournalist from Srinagar was hit by pellets. He received pellets in his eyes and ended up losing sight in his left eye. Xuhaib-30, was capturing the images of the protests in NaidYaar area of downtown Srinagar during a protest […]

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Aspiring Singer from Kupwara Lacks Opportunities to make a Career

Video By: Pir Azhar | Article By: Sajad Rasool Showkat Ahmad Zargar of Kupwara is an aspiring self taught singer who wants to make his career in Music and Singing. But due to the lack of possible opportunities in Kashmir he feels his dreams will be shattered. According to Showkat, Government shall offer platform to […]

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Boys with ‘Dead Eyes’ Harassed, Humiliated and Hunted in Pulwama

Video Contributed By: Bilal and Benish Parray | Article By: Sajad Rasool Mudasir Ahmad of Sheikhpora Murran Pulwama has been injured in his eyes and has lost eyesight after pellets were fired upon him by forces during the 2016 mass agitation against Indian state in Kashmir Valley. Mudasir has been detained a few days back […]

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Sikh Community of Baramula Neglected by Authorities

Video By: Mir Yaseen | Article By : Sajad Rasool Kanispora village located in Baramula district of J&K has been without electricity supply from last three months. The local Sikh community feels they are deliberately being neglected by the Power Development Department. As per locals the electricity transformer would often breakdown and was not fixed […]

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Hit by Pellets, the Family of Victim Demands Compensation

Video By: Rafeeqa Bano | Article By: Sajad Rasool On 30 September 2016, Muzamil Nazir Bhat, 19 year old youth from Narkara Budgam was hit by pellets fired upon him by security forces. As per Muzamil, he had gone to market to buy some medicines and was targeted by forces without any reason. Muzamil has […]

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Government is Killing Creativity – Kashmir’s Young Scientist Lacks Support

Video By: Sajad Shah |Article By: Sajad Rasool Mohammad Touseef Thokar a 10th class student of Govt Higher Secondary School Nihama Kulgam received National IGNITE Award in 2015. Touseef came up with an idea “Pebble indicating system for cooking vessel”. Touseef hails from remote Kashmiri village Bagbal Khuri Batpora of Kulgam district. He was awarded […]

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Chatergul Kangan lacks a Road to Development

Video By: Afroza Mahed | Article By: Sajad Rasool In Chatergul Kangan this road is best example of official apathy. The road was taken in hand for construction by PMGSY six years back but since then nothing has happened, the locals suffer immensely and transporters face issues often. The patients can’t be taken to hospital […]

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