Human rights abuses in the Indian held Jammu and Kashmir is a serious issue. Indian Government forces continue to use excessive force and commit serious violations of humanitarian law in the disputed state of Jammu and Kashmir.
Human rights abuses have been a part of the campaign of the Indian army against Muslim Kashmiris. Between 350,000 and 400,000 Indian army and paramilitary forces are deployed in Jammu and Kashmir. The Muslim majority population in the Kashmir Valley suffers from the repressive tactics of the security forces.
The oppression has been manifested in the differnt types of human rights abuses like mass killings, enforced disappearances, torture, executions, rape and molestation of Muslim women to political repression and suppression of freedom of speech.
What is your take on this very serious issue?