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At 22, Soliha Shabir pens down 3 books to inspire youth

Jahangeer Ganaie

Srinagar, Jan 16: A young girl from Kashmir has come up with three multi-dimensional books reflecting various aspects of life.

Soliha Shabir, 22, a resident of Dalgate area in Srinagar, has been writing on different issues of society besides taking part in debates as well.

Soliha, who is pursuing her Masters in English Literature, while talking with news agency—KNO said that she started writing when she was 15 years old.

“My first book was  ‘In The Lawn of Dark’ in which there are hundreds of motivational and inspirational quotes. The motive behind writing, this book was just to motivate and inspire the young generation of J&K,” she said.

“M y second book ‘Obsolete’ was published last year. The book is multi-dimensional and almost every issue of the society has been touched in it,” she said, adding that the book describes the various fields of our society and can be a great inspiration for our budding young generation.

“My art of the poetry has been to portray the numerous evils and exterminate them by making people conscious and aware about the ill effects of our society, so that we can jointly eradicate social evils,” she said

Soliha said her third book “Zoon” is the compilation of poems whose theme is the pain of Habba Khatoon.

“I’ve tried to pen her pain in my words as no writer can match her perfection, all can just try and that’s what I’ve done,” she said. “I hope this book will make all of us realize her pain and will reveal the life to our young people.”

“This book will make our young generation understand the Kashmiri literature and I hope this will ignite a ray of reading and writing in them, she said, “adding that our youth are very much talented but most of them are wasting it just for fame.”

“My message to the youth of J&K will be just to not to go after fame but know about your culture, traditions and language and don’t become modernized at the cost of losing your own culture and identity,” she said.

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‘Militant associate’ arrested in Kupwara; 10 grenades, 182 bullets recovered

(Asian News Hub) – Army and police have recovered ten grenades and 182 rounds of Ak-47 rifle from a militant associate who was arrested in Kralpora area in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district, official sources said on Tuesday.

They said army 160 Territorial Army and SOG Kralpora arrested the “militant associate” Abdul Ahad Lone based on specific information. “10 grenades and 182 Ak-47 rounds” have been recovered from his possession.They said middle-aged man was associated with Al-Badr formerly.

A police officer confirmed the arrest and said that further investigations are underway.

GNS

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Three unidentified militants killed in Anantnag

(Asian News Hub) – Three unidentified militants have been killed in an encounter that raged between government forces and militants in Vailoo area of Kokernag belt in South Kashmir’s Anantnag district on Tuesday.

A senior police officer told that three unidentified militants have been killed whose identification is being ascertained while as operation is on in the area.

He said the militants turned down repeated surrender offers given to them by government forces.

Earlier, an official said that a joint team of Police, Army’s 19 RR and CRPF launched a Cordon and Search Operation (CASO) on specific information about the presence of militants in the area.

He said that as the joint team of forces approached towards the suspected spot, the hiding militants fired upon them, which was retaliated, triggering an encounter.

Pertinently, 46 militants have been killed in J&K so far this year and most of them belong to Shopian district.

KNO

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Militant killed in an ongoing encounter at Anantnag

(Asian News Hub) – One militant has been killed in an ongoing encounter that raged between government forces and militants in Vailoo area of Kokernag belt in South Kashmir’s Anantnag district on Tuesday.

A senior police officer told that one militant has been killed whose identification is being ascertained while as operation is on in the area.

Earlier, an official said that a joint team of Police, Army’s 19 RR and CRPF launched a Cordon and Search Operation (CASO) on specific information about the presence of militants in the area.

He said that as the joint team of forces approached towards the suspected spot, the hiding militants fired upon them, which was retaliated, triggering an encounter.

Pertinently, 44 militants have been killed in J&K so far this year and most of them belong to Shopian district.

KNO

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