Kashmir Virtually Under State Of Emergency: CCS

SRINAGAR: Describing the killing of militant commander, Burhan Wani as ‘extra-judicial’, the Jammu and Kashmir Coalition of Civil Society Sunday said that Kashmir was virtually under a state of emergency as Indian armed forces and Jammu and Kashmir Police have used excessive force to thwart the mourners from protesting and participating in the funeral processions of the slain militants.

“So far, around 17 civilians have been killed in Islamabad, Kulgam, Shopian and Pulwama districts, while as more than 350 people have been injured from across all districts of the Kashmir valley,” a press statement of the CCS said here today. “There are reports that CRPF and Police have been involved in the destruction of movable and immovable properties. Curfew has been strictly imposed in all districts of Kashmir, but people are defying the curfew at various places.”

“It is shocking and painful that Indian armed forces have yet again unleashed terror on the mourners and protesters, resulting in massive civilian casualties,” Khurram Parvez, programme director, CCS, said in the statement. “The police and armed forces appear to have free hand to kill, injure, torture and destroy property.”

Khurran said the government of India and Jammu and Kashmir lack the will to institute a crowd control policy, which can ensure no or minimized civilian casualties. “On the one hand armed forces are preventing the injured to be ferried to hospitals, at the same time senior police officials without any credible investigations have begun to accuse the dead and the injured for their own bloodshed,” he said. 

Pertinently, Additional Director General of Police, S.M. Sahai, in the press conference on Saturday accused the protestors of looting the weaponry from the Police Station Damhal Hanjipora and then for using it against the police men. “Government should reveal the names of those police personnel who were injured by the firearm used by the civilians and where are they being treated; otherwise Mr. Sahai’s claim is part of the regular government psy-ops,” Khurram said. 

He said, besides the protesters, the CRPF and Police at various places have assaulted the patients and attendants inside the hospitals and ambulances. So far we have reports that Indian armed forces raided the Islamabad District Hospital, PHC Lalpora and SMHS hospital. 

“These raids and assaults on the ambulances and inside the hospitals is not the first time,” he said. “People in Kashmir have witnessed the same in 2008, 2009 and 2010 civil uprisings.”

Attacking hospitals and ambulances, Khurram said, is a crime under the International Humanitarian Law and Indian armed forces have been repeatedly accused of this crime in Kashmir. “There is absolute lawlessness and impunity enjoyed by the Indian armed forces and this must be condemned by the people of conscience in India and internationally,” he said. 

The CCS has gathered the list of injured along with the nature of injuries at SMHS hospital.

1. Ashiq Ahmed Lone – 18 years

S/O Ghulam Nabi Lone


Bullet injury in left thigh


2. Me’rajuddin Ganai – 20 years

S/O Gulzar Ahmed Ganai

Barsoo, Awantipora

Bullet injury in left buttock 


3. Umar Majeed – 18 years

S/O Abdul Majeed Hurra

Barsoo, Awantipora

Bullet injury in left buttock with pelvis


4. Aqib Dar – 18 years

S/O Abdul Gaffar Dar


Bullet injuries in both legs


5. Mohammad Shafi Dar – 24 years

S/O Ali Mohammad Dar

Goripora, Awantipora

Bullet injury in the right leg


6. Danish Bhat – 22 years

S/O Abdul Salaam Bhat


Bullet injury in abdomen


7. Showkat Ahmed Rather – 22 years

S/O Mohammad Ramzan Rather

Simthan, Bijbehara

Bullet injury on the left side of neck (Critical)


8. Umar Shafi – 16 years 

Achabal, Islamabad 

Bullet injury on head

(Dead body handed over to the family)


9. Azad Hussain – 25 years

S/O Ghulam Mohammad

Pudsoo, Shopian

Bullet injuries in both legs (Death)


10. Khalid Bhat – 22 years

S/O Ghulam Nabi Bhat

Achabal, Islamabad

Bullet injury in left buttock


11. Shahid – 16 years 

S/O Fayaz Ahmed

Kokernag, Islamabad

Bullet injury in the right abdomen (Critical)


12. Rasik Lone – 25 years

S/O Mohammad Hayat Lone


Bullet injury in the right side of the back


13. Junaid Baba – 20 years

S/O Manzoor Ahmed Baba


Bullet injury in the pelvis


14. Shaheen Jaan – 25 years

W/O Parvez Ahmed 

Bullet injury in abdomen


15. Shameema – 25 years

W/O Abdul Rashid


Bullet injury in abdomen


16. Ruksana – 25 years

W/O Mohammad Shafi Bhat

Arwani, Bijbehara

Bullet injury in right shoulder


17. Zahid Rashid – 18 years

S/O Late Abdul Rashid

Mindoora, Tral

Pellet injury in left eye


18. Farooq Ahmed Rather – 25 years

S/O Ghulam Nabi Rather

Frestbal, Pampore

Pellet injury in chest


19. Aqib Hassan Parray – 25 years

Ghulam Hassan Parray

Tahab, Pulwama

Pellet injuries on chest, bilateral legs and arms


20. Manzoor Ahmed Wani – 25 years

S/O Abdul Rashid Wani

Barsoo, Awantipora

Pellet injury in the head


21. Umar Najjar – 21 years

S/O Ghulam Mohammad Najjar 


Pellet injury to face and chest


22. Babur Mir – 21 years

S/O Ghulam Nabi Mir

Tarzoo, Sopore

Pellet injury in left eye


23. Aamir – 18 years

S/O Manzoor Ahmed 


Pellet injury on forehead (Critical)


24. Zubair Dar – 18 years 

S/O Abdul Hameed Dar


Pellet injuries in right abdomen and left leg


25. Tabish Bhat – 20 years

S/O Mohammad Rafiq Bhat


Pellet injuries in left eye and face


26. Sadiq Ahmed Dar – 19 years 

S/O Mohammad Siddiq Dar


Pellet injury in right buttock


27. Saaliq Bidroo – 20 years

S/O Nasir Ahmed Bidroo


Pellet injuries in right eye and face


28. Riyaz Ahmed Dar – 25 years

S/O Abdul Majeed Dar

Barsoo, Awantipora

Pellet injury in abdomen 


29. Altaf Ahmed – 25 years

S/O Ghulam Ahmed Rather

Kakpora, Pulwama

Pellet injuries on face and head


30. Sheikh Sajjad – 21 years

S/O Ghulam Nabi Sheikh 

Nalbal, Nowshehra

Pellet injury in left eye


31. Aqib – 18 years

S/O Abdul Rehman

Kokernag, Islamabad

Pellet injury in the right eye


32. Aamir – 16 years

S/O Abdul Gani


Pellet injury


33. Sheikh Tahir – 25 years 

S/O Abdul Rashid Sheikh 

Parimpora, Srinagar

Pellet injury in the right eye


34. Zubair Ahmed Dar – 20 years

S/O Ghulam Rasool Dar


Pellet injury in the left eye


35. Aasif Lone – 18 years 

S/O Mohammad Subhan Lone


Pellet injury in both eyes


36. Hazim – 15 years


Pellet injuries in both eyes


37. Umar – 23 years

S/O Farooq Ahmed


Pellet injury in left eye


38. Gowhar Ahmed Shergojri – 16 years

S/O Abdul Razak Shergojri

Rajpora, Pulwama

Pellet injury in right eye


39. Mohammad Asif – 16 years

S/O Mohammad Sultan 


Pellet injuries in both eyes and chest


40. Fayaz Ahmed Malik – 30 years

S/O Ghulam Mustafa Malik

Shirpora, Islamabad

Pellet injury in right eye


41. Shoaib Ahmed Bhat – 19 years

S/O Mohammad Ismail Bhat

Mitrigam, Pulwama

Pellet injury in left abdomen


42. Mohammad Shafi – 18 years

S/O Ali Mohammad 


Pellet injury in head


43. Mohammad Yaseen – 15 years

S/O Ghulam Mohammad

Chrari Gund

Pellet injury to right eye


44. Nazir Ahmed Wani – 25 years

S/O Abdul Rehman Wani

Kellar, Shopian

Pellet injury to chest


45. Tufail Reshi – 24 years


Pellet injury to head, neck and right arm


46. Yawar ul Islam – 24 years

Nihama, Kulgam

Pellet injury to right thigh


47. Sameer Hajam – 20 years

S/O Ghulam Nabi Hajam

Kellar, Shopian 

Pellet injury to face and head


48. Mudassir Ahmed Sofi – 19 years

S/O Shabir Ahmed Sofi

Khanpora, Baramulla

Pellet injury in right eye


49. Adil Rashid Wani – 17 years

S/O Abdul Rashid Wani


Pellet injury in left eye


50. Ulfat Nengroo – 19 years

D/O Ghulam Mohammad Nengroo

Nanil, Bijbehara

Pellet injury in left eye


51. Adil Shafi – 20 years 

S/O Mohammad Shafi 

Hassan Pora, Bijbehara


52. Tajamul – 19 years

S/O Ghulam Mohiuddin Malik

Palhallan, Pattan

Pellet injuries in face, chest and eye


53. Khalid Mir – 

S/O Ghulam Mohiuddin Mir


Pellet injury


54. Zubair Malla – 22 years

S/O Mohammad Akbar Malla


Injuries due to torture


55. Aabid Ahmed Wani – 16 years

S/O Ghulam Mohiuddin Wani

Jovpora, Awantipora

Head injury due to torture


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