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Indian troops set martyred youth's house in Pulwama ablaze.

ISLAMABAD -- Family members of a martyred youth, Sameer Ahmed Butt, have said that Indian troops torched their house and heaves of fodder and four hundred apple boxes in Drabgam area of Pulwama district in Indian occupied Kashmir.

According to reporter, Mohammad Maqbool, father of martyred Sameer Ahmed Butt alias Sameer Tiger, told media that the troops in the dead of last night torched their house by sprinkling petrol around it. He said that the troops also set ablaze four hundred wooden apple boxes and heaves of animal fodder.

'Around 2:45 AM, we heard some persons knocking the door of my house. I didn't let any family members. In the meantime they threw petrol on our front door and put fire on it and set ablaze the shed besides our house containing 400 wooden boxes and fodder heaves,' he said.

Mohammad Maqbool asked why he was being targeted despite killing of his son long ago. Continued harassment and damaging our property has become a routine for the Indian troops, he added.

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Publication:Balochistan Times (Baluchistan Province, Pakistan)
Date:Sep 29, 2018
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