Indian Troops Martyred 37 Kashmiris In July
ISLAMABAD, Aug 1 (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 1st Aug, 2021 ) :Indian troops in their unabated acts of state terrorism martyred thirty seven (37) Kashmiris including two women during the month of July 2021 in Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir (IIOJK).
According to a report released by the Research Section of Kashmir Media Service on Sunday, of those eight were killed by the troops in fake encounters or in custody. The killing rendered two women widowed and seven children orphaned in July.
The report maintained that at least 57 civilians, mostly youth, political activists, a religious scholar and a woman, were arrested; several of them were booked under black law Public Safety Act (PSA) and Unlawful Activities (Preventive) Act (UAPA).
The troops also damaged 10 houses during at least 219 cordon and search operations in the month, the report added.
The report maintained that the killing by the troops during the period rendered six women widowed and 18 children orphaned. The troops damaged over 39 houses and structures and molested or disgraced 12 women and arrested 574 persons including students and youth during cordon and search operations across the occupied territory.
During the period, 361 people were critically injured due to the use of brute force, bullets and pellets on peaceful demonstrators by Indian military, paramilitary and police personnel in the territory, the report said.