Kashmiris observes Indian Independence Day as Black Day

Latest Update: August 14, 2016 | 453 Views

MIRPUR: Like all previous years since 1947, people of Jammu & Kashmir state dwelling either side of the Line of Control and rest of the world, will observe India’s Independence Day on August 15 as Black Day.

The purpose of observing the black day is to condemn India for constantly denying Kashmiris their birth right to self determination besides apprising the external world of the continued Indian atrocities unleashed against the people in occupied Jammu & Kashmir fighting for liberation of the state from the Indian rule.

The observance of the scheduled Indian Independence day as black day is also aimed at to express extreme indignation and hatred against the Indian imperialism for forcibly keeping bulk part of the State in her unlawful and forcible occupation since last 69 years, organizers said.

“Anti-India rallies followed by protest demonstrations in all small and major cities and towns at both sides of the LoC, will be hall mark of the day”, Chairman National Events Organizing Committee Mirpur District Ch. Amjad Iqbal told APP here late Saturday.


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