In occupied Kashmir, normal life remains crippled on the 56th consecutive day, today.
The occupation authorities keep the communication means including internet and mobile phones suspended and TV channels shut in the Kashmir valley and Muslim areas of Jammu region.
Indian troops in latest act of state terrorism martyred seven Kashmiri youth in Ganderbal, Ramban and Shopian districts during cordon and search operations yesterday.
Earlier, one Indian soldier was killed and another injured in an attack in Batote. The operations continued till last reports came in.
An officer of India’s Indian Border Police has committed suicide by shooting himself with his service rifle in Jammu.
This incident of suicide raised the number of such deaths among Indian troops and police personnel to 442 since January 2007.