December 2003 News

87,563 Kashmiris Martyred In 14 Years

10 December 2003
The Pakistan Tribune

Srinagar: The Indian troops in held valley in their genocide state terrorism so far have martyred 87,563 Kashmiris in an unavailing effort to suppress Kashmiris' struggle for achieving their birth right of self determination . According to statistics, covering the period from January 1989 to December 9, 2003, on the occasion of World Human Rights Day on Wednesday, out of those martyred, 6,553 were savagely killed in custody . As many as 106,357 innocent civilians were arrested, 104,356 houses and shops were destroyed or damaged, 21,802 women were widowed and 105,137 children orphaned . The troops brutally gang raped or molested 9,291 women . Seven thousand five hundred and fifty six (7,556) Kashmiris are languishing, at present, in various jails and torture cells. (KMS-2D)


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