Kashmir Martyrs’ Day to be observed today


Kashmir Martyrs’ Day: Tomorrow, Kashmiris on both sides of the Line of Control and around the world will commemorate the martyrs of July 13, 1931, who gave their lives to break the shackles of Hindu tyranny.

According to the media reports, Kashmir Martyrs’ Day will be marked by a complete shutdown in the Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir and a march towards the Martyrs’ Graveyard at Naqashband Sahib in Srinagar where the martyrs of July 13 are buried. A call for strike has been given by the All Parties Hurriyat Conference.

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The reports further stated that rallies, seminars, and conferences will be held in Azad Kashmir, Pakistan, and all major capitals of the world to pay tribute to the 22 Kashmiri martyrs who fell victim to the bullets of Dogra forces.

In a statement, the leaders of the All Parties Hurriyat Conference reiterated the Kashmiris’ resolve to carry forward the martyrs’ mission till it reaches its logical conclusion.

Meanwhile, Indian police arrested five innocent Kashmiri youth during a cordon and search operation in the Khag area of Badgam district, today. People Democratic Party President, Mehbooba Mufti told the media that the Indian government is presenting the silence of the graveyard in occupied territory as a victory.