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Burhan Wani

Burhan Wani was an Indian militant. He was the commander of the Kashmir militant group Hizb-ul-Mujahideen. Burhan was killed by Indian security forces in 2016.

Burhan Wani was born on September 19, 1994 (age 22 years; at the time of death) in Dadasara, Tral, Jammu and Kashmir. His zodiac sign is Virgo. Burhan studied in the Tral area of ​​Pulwama, Jammu and Kashmir. He was a brilliant student and was one of the best throughout his school life.

He loved playing cricket, and he was very good at it. Many people considered him a budding cricket player from Jammu and Kashmir. Burhan was fascinated with the Indian army.

He loved the army camouflage uniform and aspired to join the Indian army someday. Reportedly, in 2010, one day, when he was traveling with his brother, the police stopped him.

They asked their brother to bring them cigarettes. When his brother returned, the police began to beat them. Burhan managed to escape, but the cops kept hitting Khalid. Khalid could not stand up. Seeing this, Burhan decided that he would raise his arms against the Indian army and fight this injustice.

Curfew imposed in IoK on Burhan Wani’s martyrdom anniversary

SRINAGAR: A complete shutter down strike is being observed in parts of Indian-occupied Kashmir (IoK) on the second martyrdom anniversary of Hizbul Mujahideen commander Burhan Wani. According to an Indian police official, restrictions have been imposed in Tral township, in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district and in the Nowhatta and Maisuma police station areas of Srinagar. “Security forces have been deployed in strength at sensitive places across the occupied valley,” he added. Ahead of Wani's death anniversary, on…

Indian army shoots dead three protesters in Kashmir

SRINAGAR: Indian army shot dead three stone-throwing protesters including a 16-year-old girl in India-occupied Kashmir on Saturday, as tensions rose ahead of the death anniversary of Burhan Wani, a popular freedom fighter. Witnesses said soldiers opened fire in the southern Kashmiri district of Kulgam after hundreds of people had gathered to protest, some hurling objects. A government doctor told AFP that the dead included two men aged 20 and 22 years and a 16-year-old girl. "The three had bullet injuries and…

Facebook blocks official page of Kashmiri weekly over posting Wani’s sketch

SRINAGAR: Facebook has temporarily suspended the official page of a local Kashmiri weekly and removed a post of its cover showing iconic freedom fighter Burhan Wani  over violation of its ‘community standards’. The removal of social media page of the daily took place at a time when the people in the valley were marking the first death anniversary of the iconic freedom fighter. The editors have demanded immediate restoration of the page. Kashmiri Ink, a sister publication of the valley’s leading English daily Greater…

Burhan Wani’s martyrdom infused new spirit in Kashmir’s freedom movement: PM Nawaz

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif on Saturday said that India cannot suppress the voice of people of Kashmir through the use of brute force for their right to self-determination. In a message on the first death anniversary of Kashmiri fighter Burhan Muzaffar Wani on Saturday, he said the blood rendered by Burhan Muzaffar Wani has infused a new spirit in the freedom movement. The Kashmiri people are steadfast to take their movement to logical conclusion. He said Indian atrocities in the occupied territory…

India imposes curfew in parts of IHK on Burhan Wani’s death anniversary

SRINAGAR/MUZAFFARABAD: On the occasion of first death anniversary of iconic Kashmiri freedom fighter Burhan Wani, Indian authorities have deployed some 20,000 additional security personnel in held Kashmir to curb activities of pro-freedom activists while suspending the internet connectivity in the valley, ARY News reported.   Despite the curfew like situation in Indian-held Kashmir, the political, religious, and social organizations have chalked out a number of programmes to pay tribute to slain freedom fighter. On the…

Occupied Kashmir tense ahead of Burhan Wani anniversary

SRINAGAR: In a crowded hospital in Kashmir a 17-year-old student is recovering from gunshot wounds, one of thousands of civilians injured in protests against Indian rule that have exploded since the death of a popular separatist leader a year ago. When government forces came to his village in the picturesque Himalayan region recently to raid a militant hideout, the teenager, who does not want to be named, threw himself into a hail of bullets to help the fighters escape. "I leapt in between a trapped militant and…

Indian forces kill Burhan Wani’s successor in Kashmir

SRINAGAR, INDIAN-OCCUPIED KASHMIR: Indian troops in occupied Kashmir on Saturday killed eleven youth including the successor to Hizb-ul-Mujahideen commander Burhan Wani. According to Kashmir Media Service, the fresh act of state terrorism continued with violent military operation in the Rampur and Uri areas of Baramulla and Pulwana district. Sabzar Ahmed Butt, a top Hizbul Mujahideen commander, was killed along with two associates in Saimoh in Tral area of Pulwama. Indian army claimed that the youth were killed in…