Indian security forces martyr 2 protesters in Srinagar

SRINAGAR: Indian security forces continued their atrocities in occupied Kashmir as two more protesters were shot to death on Monday.

According to Kashmir Media Service, two more Kashmiris were martyred by the Indian security forces at Baramulla. The Kashmir Media Service also stated that anti-India protests and rallies would be taken out in Kashmir today.

Almost all main roads in Srinagar have been closed by authorities with the help of blockades.

Riots in occupied Kashmir took place after the killing of freedom fighter Burhan Wani by Indian security forces on July 8. Thousands of protesters took to the streets to vent their anger at the Indian authorities. More than fifty people were martyred by the Indian security forces and a thousands were also injured. Pakistan heavily criticized India for violating human rights and subjecting the people of Kashmir to torture and killings.

Indian authorities had suspended cellular network and internet service in order to curb the protests. Hurriyat leaders had also been placed under arrest in order to quell the rebellion.