Hindu fanatics being armed against Muslims in Kishtwar

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Srinagar, June 15 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the distribution of weapons on a large scale to Hindu zealots in Kishtwar district, notorious for being the center of Indian army-backed killer gang Village Defence Committees, betrays terrible designs of RSS-backed Indian government and its local collaborators against Muslims in Jammu region.

BHOPAL, INDIA - AUGUST 11: Bajrang Dal workers stage a protest against incidents of attack on Hindus those happened in Kishtwar, Jammu on August 11, 2013 in Bhopal, India. A town in the south of Indian Kashmir was under curfew for a second day after two people were killed and dozens wounded in Hindu-Muslim clashes in the disputed Himalayan region, police said. Stores and buildings were torched in the clashes on August 9, which erupted in Kishtwar town, 150 kilometres (90 miles) southeast of Kashmir's summer capital Srinagar after prayers marking the end of Ramadan. (Photo by Gagan Nayar/Hindustan Times via Getty Images)

The disclosure was made none other than the puppet Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti, during her written reply to a question in the so-called Kashmir Assembly.

Mehbooba Mufti who also holds the portfolio of the so-called Home Minister of the territory informed the house that 30,872 gun licenses amounting to 41 per cent of the total licenses issued in the entire territory were issued in the district during the past two years.

Kishtwar district has witnessed many incidents of violence perpetrated by Hindu fanatics against Muslims. In one such attack they burnt a Muslim alive on the day of Eid, August 9 in 2013.

The puppet Chief Minister said that 20,610 gun licenses were issued in 2014 and 10,256 in 2015 in the district.

Aggregated from Kashmir Media Service

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