Hilal War arrested ahead of Gawkadal Anniversary

Srinagar, Jan 20 : People’s Political Party (PPP) Chairman and senior Hurriyat leader Engineer Hilal War was arrested on Saturday a day before the anniversary of Gawkadal Massacre that occurred on January 21, 1990. A posse’ of cops led by SHO Maisuma arrested War from his Maisuma residence. The arrest is seen as a preventive measure by the state to thwart any kind of protest or any other activity in remembrance of the victims of Gawkadal Massacre.
Er. Hila War had given a call for a strict strike in the civil lines area as a mark of respect to the martyrs of 21 January, 1990. War’s PPP had planned a series of programmes for the commemorating the martyrs of the Gawkadal Massacre that included sit-in, speeches and peaceful protests. Talking to the media, War likened the gory event to Jalianwala Bagh massacre saying that India can’t get away with such a gruesome carnage that let loose a litany of massacres throughout the three decades post-90. War was given a zealous send off by his partymen amid sky-soaring pro-freedom slogans before he was whisked away by police.

Protests against Kashmir University rocks Degree collage Islamabad

Anantnag, Jan 20 : Scores of 1st year student’s Saturday protested inside Degree collage Islamabad raising anti university slogans and demanding justice from university authorities.
Students alleged that Kashmir University didn’t add us on objective type paper marks on subjects is reason we assembled inside collage campus to protest against the university authorities, Students added.
We appeared in exam in 2016 we had to face two types of question papers one is objective type and another is descriptive. Students alleged that maximum students of 1st year in Islamabad collage are failed in some subjects because the university authorities didn’t add on objective type paper marks in subjects. However the result was declare yesterday by university authorities,