Kashmiri students were physically assaulted by the Hindutva terrorists in various colleges of Punjab in India, after Pakistan’s win against India in ICC Men’s T20 World Cup. According to Kashmir Media Service, the Hindutva terrorists hailing from Uttar Pradesh and Bihar barged into the hostels and beat up Kashmiri students ruthlessly at Bhai Guru Das Institute of Engineering and Technology in Sangrur, Punjab.
One of the students live-streamed the attack on Facebook while the students were being attacked with rods and sticks as the attackers barged into their rooms.
Aaqib, an engineering student from Bhai Guru Das Institute of Engineering and Technology told media men that some students from Uttar Pradesh and Bihar barged into their rooms with rods and attacked them.
“We were in our hostel rooms when we heard some noise coming from outside. We went to see what is happening and saw some people attacking Kashmiri students in the other block.
They had broken the windowpanes of their rooms and were continuously shouting ‘You Are Pakistanis’,” another student, Shoiab, from the same college said. “We locked ourselves in our rooms,” he added.
BREAKING: Kashmiri students are being attacked by Hindutva thugs in Punjab and Chandigarh, after Pakistan defeated India at #ICCT20WorldCup2021.
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“Locals from Punjab, mostly Sikhs, came to our rescue. They tried to save us from these attacks,” a student said. Nasir Khuehami, spokesperson for Jammu and Kashmir Student Association told media men that he has received distressing phone calls from Kashmiri students studying in various colleges of Punjab after India’s defeat in the match.
“The videos I am receiving of these attacks are very distressing,” he said.
IIOJK celebrates Pakistan’s victory
Despite heavy deployment of Indian troops and police across the territory, streets erupted in jubilation with young and old Kashmiris on Sunday night immediately In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, after Pakistan handed a crushing defeat to India in Dubai in the ongoing ICC T20 World Cup. According to Kashmir Media Service, Pakistan in their opening match defeated India by 10 wickets.
This was India’s first 10-wicket defeat in Twenty20 cricket. Videos going viral on social media showed overjoyed Kashmiris who were unable to contain their joy over Pakistan’s victory.
They took to the streets in Srinagar and other areas, burst fire crackers, danced, waved Pakistani flag and chanted pro-Pakistan slogans. The jubilant cricket fans raised slogans of “jeevay jeevay Pakistan”, “Pakistan Zindabad” (long live Pakistan), “Pakistan meri jan” (Pakistan my life) and “Allah-o-Akbar” (Allah is the Greatest), to express exhilaration over the victory.
The celebrations show the loyalties and love of Kashmiris for Pakistan. It is to mention here that the occupation authorities have turned IIOJK into a military garrison as Indian Home Minister, Amit Shah, is in the territory on a three day tour concluding on Monday.