On 15th May, the United Nations Special Rapporteur on Minority Issues, Fernand de Varennes, stated…
State Investigation Agency of India raids residences of pro-self determination Kashmiri leaders
On 4th April, the State Investigation Agency of India conducted raids at the residences of pro-freedom leaders, Bilal Sidique and Bashir Molvi, in Srinagar. The raids are part of India’s systematic crackdown on Kashmiri political leadership that advocates the right to self-determination.
The crackdown has included, among other human rights violations, prolonged illegal detentions, property seizures, expulsions from employment, custodial killings, harassment of the family members.