Imran Khan strongly condemned killings of innocent Kashmiris
22 October, 2018
ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister (PM) Imran Khan strongly condemned on Monday the new cycle of killings of innocent Kashmiris by Indian security forces in occupied Kashmir.
The premier took to Twitter and stated, “It is time India realised it must move to resolve the Kashmir dispute through dialogue in accordance with the UN SC resolutions and the wishes of the Kashmiri people.”
Strongly condemn the new cycle of killings of innocent Kashmiris in IOK by Indian security forces. It is time India realised it must move to resolve the Kashmir dispute through dialogue in accordance with the UN SC resolutions & the wishes of the Kashmiri people.
Three of the martyred got killed when the troops blasted a house. The rest were killed in troops’ firing and in an explosion while people were removing the debris of the house. The incident followed a cordon and search operation by the occupation forces in the district.
The troops used bullets, pellets and teargas shells against the protesting youth. Doctors at Kulgam and Islamabad district hospitals said that they had received 44 injured youth. Some critically injured were shifted to hospitals in Srinagar.
Soon after the killings, the authorities suspended Internet services and imposed curfew-like restrictions in Kulgam district. Meanwhile, four Indian soldiers were injured in two separate attacks in Kulgam and Pulwama.