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Row over suspension of Kashmiri students at AMU: Is offering Nimaz-e-Jinazah a crime now, asks Mirwaiz

Taking to Twitter Mirwaiz said the crackdown on youth and activists has reflected that the iron fist policy will continue.
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Chairman Hurriyat (M) Mirwaiz Umar Farooq on Sunday while calling for the cessation of harassment of Kashmiri students at Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) said was ‘offering funeral prayers a crime in India now.’

Taking to Twitter Mirwaiz said the crackdown on youth and activists has reflected that the iron fist policy will continue.
“Strongly denounce the authoritarian & vindictive arrest of Hurriyat leader Masroor Abbas Ansari as the state’s election drama has flopped! The crackdown on youth &activists as they are arrested right left and centre &slapping draconian PSA on them reflects that the iron fist policy will continue,On the other hand Sedition charges slapped on Kashmiri students as they are dismissed for offering nimaz e jinaza of their senior shaheed Manan Wani by AMU ! Is offering nimaz e jinaza a crime in India now? Stop harassment of Kashmiri students!” Mirwaiz wrote on his twitter handle. SOURCE

The Kashmir Walla

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