Kashmir Solidarity Day to be observed on Monday

Kashmir Solidarity Day will be observed on Monday to express whole hearted support of Pakistani nation to the just struggle of Kashmiri people for their inalienable right to self-determination under the UN resolutions.

In a press release issued by the Ministry of Kashmir Affairs, it said that arrangements have been made to celebrate Kashmir Solidarity Day tomorrow at home and abroad in a grand manner. It said that Solidarity walks will be organized. In Islamabad, a rally will be held for solidarity with the Kashmiri people on the Constitution Avenue in Islamabad. One minute silence will be observed at 09:30 am to pay homage to the martyrs of Kashmiri Shuhada.

In the federal capital, the walk will be led by cabinet members including. It will be joined by the parliamentarians and people belonging to different walks of life. Posters and billboards will be displayed on important roads, airports, and railway stations to highlight the plight of Kashmiri people.

In connection with the day, debate and declamation contests as well as essay writing competitions will be organized in educational institutions across the country.

Radio Pakistan will broadcast special programmes to express solidarity with the oppressed Kashmiris of IIOJK.