Advertisement

HindustanTimes Wed,20 Aug 2014

Pakistan party to observe 'Kashmir Solidarity Day'

IANS  Islamabad, February 03, 2013
First Published: 15:27 IST(3/2/2013) | Last Updated: 15:28 IST(3/2/2013)

Pakistani political party Jamaat-e-Islami has given a call to observe "Kashmir Solidarity Day" on February 5 to express support for the people of Kashmir in their "freedom struggle", a daily said.

Advertisement

The day was first observed in 1990 by the party, the News International reported.

The party will hold rallies and seminars in Islamabad and provincial capitals to "condemn" India's "illegal occupation" of Kashmir for the last six decades, the daily said.

In a statement, the party said peace in Kashmir region could be restored only with the solution of the issue in accordance with the sentiments of the Kashmiri people.

comment Note: By posting your comments here you agree to the terms and conditions of www.hindustantimes.com
blog comments powered by Disqus

Advertisement
more from Chandigarh

Kids keep date with their toon heroes

With a view to ensure holistic development of schoolchildren, a “meet and greet” event was organized as part of the Viacom 18 school campaign, ‘Sonic Be the Ranger’, at the Hindustan Times office in SAS Nagar. The students not only met their favorite cartoon characters but also had the opportunity to be acquainted with the process of newspaper printing.
Advertisement

 
Advertisement
Copyright © 2014 HT Media Limited. All Rights Reserved