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January 25, 2021

All set to observe Indian Republic Day as Black Day tomorrow

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January 25, 2021

MIRPUR: The people of Illegally Indian Occupied Jammu and Kashmir (IIOJK) and rest of the world would observe the Indian Republic Day, falling on January 26 (Monday), as Black Day to invite attention of international community towards the continued long unlawful and forcible Indian occupation of Jammu & Kashmir and continued depriving of their internationally-recognised right of self-determination to them by India for last 74 years.Kashmiris would be observing the Indian Republic Day as Black Day at the time when the hardliner PM Modi-led Indian government, by violating all international norms and commitments on the global issue of Jammu Kashmir, scrapped special status of the internationally-acknowledged disputed status of the Jammu Kashmir revoking Article 370 and Article 35-A of her (India) constitution through August 5, 2019 sinister act at the gun point through fresh deployment of at least a million of its military and para military troops in IIOJK.

In Azad Jammu & Kashmir, protest rallies and demonstrations against continual illegal, illicit and unlawful Indian occupation of a major part of Jammu & Kashmir, will be the hall mark of the black day in all ten districts of the liberated territory. These protest marches and rallies will be the hallmark of the scheduled black day.

Major rally to observe the Indian Republic Day as Black Day will be held in Muzaffarabad on this occasion. AJK leaders of various political parties including those in the AJK Parliament will lead the rally to be held to mark the day.

The day will also mark complete solidarity with the freedom-loving people of Indian occupied Jammu Kashmir in their just and principled struggle for freedom and for the achievement of their legitimate right to self-determination.

The protest rallies are scheduled to be arranged by various social, political and public representative organisations representing people of all spheres of life including lawyers, journalists, members of the business community, labourers, students, women and social and political workers to express fullest traditional hatred against the Indian imperialism besides protesting against the continued denial of all global norms and commitments on Kashmir and the persistent deviation and denial of the Kashmiris birth right to self-determination for over last 74 years by India.

In Mirpur, a protest rally, to be followed by a big procession of people belonging all segments of the civil society, to observe the Indian Republic Day as Black Day, will be held at Shaheed Chowk, organisers said. “The city elders representing all segments of the civil society will highlight the importance of early peaceful settlement of the Kashmir problem besides expressing severe hatred against India for India's continual unlawful and forced occupation of Jammu Kashmir for the past over seven decades.