Forces Conducted Targeted Killings During 2016 Protests: Report

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SRINAGAR: “The  BJP  government  at the centre and the PDP-BJP government in J&K are engaged in actions  that  amount  to  a  complete  violation  of  universally  accepted  human  and  democratic  rights  and  of   the   very   Indian   Constitution   they  claim  to  want  to  impose  in  the Kashmir valley.”

This  is  the  conclusion  of  a  citizens’  report  released  on  Thursday  on the protests of 2016 in Kashmir. It is entitled “Why Are People Pro-testing in Kashmir?”

The  fact-finding  team  consisted  of 25 citizens. Signatories to the report  include  well-known  activists   such   as   Medha   Patkar   and   Kavita    Krishnan,    human    rights    groups from Nagaland, representatives of the Pakistan India Peoples Forum  for  Peace  and  Democracy,  including     journalist     Anuradha     Bhasin, who is editor of the Kashmir  Times,  and  others  from  trade  unions  and  people’s  movements  across the country. Read Full Story HERE

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