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Several students at the premier educational hub in the Jammu and Kashmir’s summer capital Srinagar, today staged a protest to commemorate the fifth death anniversary of Asiya and Nilofar, who were allegedly raped and murdered by men in uniform in Shopian district on 30 May 2009. Raising anti-India and pro-freedom slogans around five-hundred students from the University of Kashmir had assembled in the lawns of main campus to pay homage to the victims, a press statement said. The students were seen holding placards which read ‘Justice to Neelofar and Asiya’, ‘Punish the Culprits’, “War has just begun we will see

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Family of double-rape-murder victims Asiya and Neelofer in Delhi, protesting against the CBI inquiry in the case. Photo: Kashmir Dispatch By Saima Bhat Indian-held-Kashmir is a highly militarized zone where for every citizen- the armed forces are in ratio of 1:20, the highest soldier-to-civilian ratio in the world. Women are generally targeted, they are overpowered by the perpetrators in every society and same is the case here where women have been targeted socially, mentally as well as physically. Indian forces are believed to be hyper masculine who just know how to abuse. They have always tried to attack psyche of