Students hold protests in Srinagar, Sopore against attacks on Kashmiris outside JK

Srinagar, Feb 18: Students staged protests in Srinagar and Sopore areas on Monday against attacks on Kashmiris studying and working outside Jammu and Kashmir.
Students at Wadura campus of Sher-e-Kashmir University of Agricultural Sciences and Technology (SKUAST) protested inside the college premises and demanded an immediate release of Kashmiri student detained in Himachal Pradesh on Sunday.
“Kashmiris are not safe outside and this is not for the first time that our brothers and sisters are being targeted, harassed and detained,” said a student, according to a news agency.
Scores of students studying in different tuition centers in Paraypora area of Srinagar also staged a protest against the attacks.
The students also expressed serious resentment over the growing attacks on Kashmiris and demanded an immediate end to it.
They also demanded the withdrawal of sedition and other cases of the students in different parts of India.
On Sunday, police detained Tahseen Gul of Kashmir, a B.Tech student of Chitkara University in Baddi for allegedly glorifying Jaish militant Adil Ahmed Dar who carried out Pulwama suicide bombing that left 49 CRPF troopers dead.