Daily Archives: April 6, 2019

Record of Press Briefing by Ministry of Foreign Affairs’ Spokesperson

Islamabad, April 06, 2019 (PPI-OT): Bismillah Ir Rehman Nir Rahim,

Assalaam-o-Alaikum,

Firstly, let me give a brief round-up of the activities on the foreign policy front.

Ambassador Zalmay Khalilzad, Special Representative of US Secretary of State for Afghanistan Reconciliation called …

Youth will become the driving force for Prime Minister’s Green Youth Movement: Usman Dar

Islamabad, April 06, 2019 (PPI-OT): Mr. Muhammad Usman Dar, Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Youth Affairs called on Malik Amin Aslam, Adviser to Prime Minister on Climate Change to discuss various initiatives to engage youth for PM’s Green …

JKML grieved over demise of party leader’s son

Srinagar, April 06, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir Muslim League (JKML) has expressed profound grief and sorrow over demise of PhD scholar Jamshed Ismail. Jamshed Ismail was a son of JKML leader, Muhammad Ismail Jameel of …

Mirwaiz denounces disallowing Juma prayers at Srinagar Jamia Masjid

Srinagar, April 06, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of Hurriyat forum, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq has denounced the authorities for disallowing congregational Juma prayers at historic Srinagar Jamia Masjid. The authorities imposed restrictions in downtown Srinagar on Friday following …

IOK HC seeks objections to plea challenging Malik’s detention

Srinagar, April 06, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the High Court has asked the authorities to respond to a plea by May 06 against the illegal detention of Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front Chairman, Muhammad Yasin Malik, under draconian Public …

Use of force on prisoners at Srinagar Central Jail condemned

Srinagar, April 06, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the Hurriyat forum led by Mirwaiz Umar Farooq has strongly condemned the use of brute force against the detainees at Central Jail Srinagar. Several detainees lodged in Srinagar Central Jail were injured …

Demos erupt in Kulgam as Indian police attempt to arrest cleric

Srinagar, April 06, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, forceful demonstrations erupted in Poniwoha area of Kulgam district after Indian police and troops attempted to arrest a cleric. The troops and police personnel after launching a cordon and search operation in …

NIA files charge-sheet against 4 IOK students held in Jalandhar

Mohali, April 06, 2019 (PPI-OT): India’s infamous National Investigation Agency (NIA) has filed a charge-sheet in the Special NIA Court, Mohali, Punjab, against four Kashmir students who were arrested in October last year. A statement issued by the NIA said …

APKG in EP for granting Kashmiris’ right to self-determination

Brussels, April 06, 2019 (PPI-OT): The All Party Group European Parliament on Kashmir (APGK) has said that they are convinced that right to self-determination to the Kashmiris should no longer be denied. The APGK President, MEP Julie Ward and Vice …

Indian army soldiers thrash, injure driver in Islamabad district

Srinagar, April 06, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, Indian Army soldiers severely thrashed and injured a truck driver in south Kashmir’s Islamabad district, today. The victim was identified as Yawar Ahmed Malik, a resident of Bijbehara area. The residents of …