Kashmiris observe Black Day

Jammu & Kashmir

ISLAMABAD: Kashmiris across the Line of Control and the world over observed Indian Republic Day as Black Day to protest against the continued denial by India of their right to self-determination in accordance with the UNSC resolutions.

In Indian Illegally Occupied Kashmir (IIOJK), the day was marked by a complete strike whereas protest rallies and demonstrations were held in Azad Jammu and Kashmir, Pakistan and world-over.

The All Parties Hurriyat Conference (APHC) had given a call for observing Black Day and was supported by other freedom-loving organizations and leaders.

In IIOJK, the Indian authorities had turned the whole territory into military garrison and had intensified checking and frisking in Srinagar city and other parts of the valley.__Tribune.com