Bijbehara Massacre: As Narrated by a Survivor

Video By: Basharat Amin | Article By: Nusrat Ali On 22 October, 1993, around 51 civilians were shot dead by the Indian armed forces after protest broke out at Bijbehara against the siege of Hazratbal Shrine (located in Srinagar). Dr Riyaz Ahmed Ganie was 13 years old boy – who also was caught in the […]

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Caught in Cross-Fire, Bedridden Altaf Struggles For Life | Reports Rayees

Video By: Rayees Ahmad | Article By: Nusrat Ali Altaf Ahmad Zargar was returning to his home village Aglar on 19 June 2017 from Pulwama. At Drabgam village Govt forces had laid seige against militants in this village and Altaf was hit by bullets – He was shifted to SMHS hospital where he had been given […]

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Family of 24 Year Old Civilian Killed During An Encounter Refute ‘Paid Stone-Pelter’ Theory

Video By: Rafiqa Bano | Article By: Nusrat Ali Zahid Rashid Ganie was one of the civilians who were killed on 28th March 2017 when the government forces engaged with a militant holed inside a multi-storey palatial house at Chadoora Budgam. As soon the encounter begun the local youth from adjoining areas started pelting stones […]

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Kashmir Unrest: Hit By Teargas Shell, Ganderbal Youth Lost Three Fingers

Video By: Afroza Mahed | Article By: Nusrat Ali Iqbal Ahmad a youth from Beehama Ganderbal during the unrest was hit by a teargas shell which hit his hand rendering him handicapped with 3 of his fingers damaged completely. Iqbal was a student of 11th standard. He was part of a peaceful protest against the […]

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Kashmir Unrest:Homecoming of this Kashmiri after 14 Months Brought Him Death

Video By: Sajad Shah | Article By: Nusrat Ali Azad Hussain Thoker, was killed in July at Purso Nihama Kulgam on 9th July 2016 by Indian Security forces during an anti India protest demonstration which took place in the aftermath of Burhan Wani’s killing on July 8 2016. “He was working outside Kashmir and had […]

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Gender Matters: Hajibal Village – Where Girls Quit Studies Due to Non Availability of High School

Video By: Abid Salam | Article By: Nusrat Ali In Hajibal village of Baramulla Kashmir (14 Kms from Baramulla), most of the girls quit schooling after studying up to 8th standard at a local Govt school. The village lacks facility of a high school and families don’t allow their girls to travel to other town […]

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Severe Army Torture renders two Kupwara friends Handicapped

Qalandar Khatana and his childhood friend, Maroof Ahmed, were subjected to intense torture by the Border Security Force leaving them handicapped. Both of them were accused of aiding militants crossing through the area, a claim which was never proved. Qalandar Khatana lost his both legs while as Maroof had to get his one leg amputated […]

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Justice Eludes The Kin Of Fake Encounter Victim In Kokernag

A carpenter from Kokernag, Abdur Rehman Paddar, was passed off as Lashkar militant Abu Hafiz and killed allegedly in a fake encounter by Jammu and Kashmir police’s, Special Operation Group (SOG) wing. He had disappeared on December 8, 2006 and was one among the victims of Ganderbal fake encounter which took place in district Ganderbal. […]

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