Srinagar, October 01, 2017 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops in their continued acts of state terrorism martyred 22 Kashmiris including one in a fake encounter during the last month of September. According to the data compiled by the Research Section of Kashmir Media Service, the killings rendered four women widowed and nine children orphaned.
During the period, 192 people were injured in the firing of bullets, pellets and teargas shells on peaceful protesters by Indian troops and police personnel. As many as 143 people including Hurriyet leaders, activists and youth were arrested during the period. Fifty residential houses were damaged by the troops, paramilitary and police personnel during siege and search operations and subjected one person to disappearance in custody of Indian army in the month.
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