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Human rights week: Mirwaiz condemns nocturnal raids, arrests

Published by Kashmir News Trust on December 5, 2018, 1:46 pm

Kashmir News Trust Web Desk


SRINAGAR: Hurriyat conference (M) chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq on Wednesday condemned the “nocturnal raids” and the “arrests” of resistance activists in Srinagar in connection with human rights week

Taking to social networking site Twitter, Mirwaiz wrote: “Nocturnal raids by police on resistance activists and people’s homes in Srinagar city in connection with Human Rights Week!Family members ruthlessly beaten and harassed,activists arrested while others on the run! What state aggression!Even Peaceful candle light protests against.”

“Human Rights  abuses a threat to the mighty rulers whose standard response is repression repression and still more repression!” Mirwaiz wrote on Twitter.

Joint Resistance Leadership have urged people to observe ‘Human rights week’ from December 3.