In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops, in their fresh act of state terrorism, martyred one Kashmiri youth in Handwara town, on Tuesday.
The troops killed the youth during a crackdown operation in the town. The operation was going on till reports last came in.
In a statement, the Hurriyat forum led by Mirwaiz Umar Farooq has said that the Kashmiri people will not tolerate any attempt to damage or harm the special status of Jammu and Kashmir.
It said Kashmiri people will oppose tooth and nail any move aimed at changing the demography of the territory.
On the other side, five-member Coordination Committee recently constituted by all segments of the society to protect Article 35A of the Indian Constitution has announced to seek legal assistance from foreign experts on the issue.