Jana Begum passes away at SMHS, had slipped in coma after forces allegedly barged in her house


Pulwama: Jana Begum 47, from Arbal village of Pulwama district in South Kashmir who had slipped in coma after government forces had allegedly barged in her house breathed her last today at SMHS hospital Srinagar. 

“After battling for four days she breathed her last at ICU hospital where she was at life support system,” family  sources confirmed.

“On Tuesday morning around 11:am government forces enter into the house Mohd Ashan Malik. They scaled walls to enter the compound as gate was closed,” John Mohd Parra, a relative of Malik’s said.

He said that the men were at the orchards and there were only women at house and were busy cleaning the rice.

“Jana Begum, 47, and her daughter who recently gave birth to a baby were the only persons at home. They told forces that no one is at home which infuriated them,” Parra said.

According to Parra Army ransacked the house and the two women were so harassed that both fell unconscious.

Srinagar based army spokesman had denied allegation saying ‘they are baseless’.



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