Shutdown in IOK against custodial killings

Srinagar, September 16, 2015 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, complete shutdown is being observed, today, against the custodial killings of four youth in the territory. Shops and all business establishments are closed while public transport is off the road. Bullet-riddled bodies of four youth identified as Muhammad Amir Reshi, Ashiq Hussain Wani, Naveed Ahmad Khan and Manzoor Ahmad Reshi were recovered from an orchard in Pattan and Kunzer in Tangmarg. Call for the strike was given by Syed Ali Gilani, Shabbir Ahmad Shah and Muhammad Yasin Malik, against the cold-blooded murder of the youth. It was also supported by other Hurriyet leaders.

On the other hand, the authorities continued to place Hurriyet leaders, Syed Ali Gilani, Shabbir Ahmed Shah and Nayeem Ahmad Khan under house arrest while Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front Chairman, Muhammad Yasin Malik with his party activists is detained in Sopore police station, on second day, today.

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