Nation observes Kashmir Solidarity Day

08:52 AM | 5 Feb, 2016
Nation observes Kashmir Solidarity Day
ISLAMABAD (Staff Report) - The nation is observing Day of Solidarity with Kashmiris today to highlight their cause and the need for resolution of the longstanding dispute as per wishes of Kashmiri people.

Today is a public holiday and one minute silence will be observed at 10.00 a.m. to honour Kashmiri martyrs.

Human Chains at Kohala Bridge, Mangla Bridge and other points linking Pakistan and Azad Kashmir will be formed.

Rallies, public meetings, functions and seminars are being held in the length and breadth of the country and Azad Kashmir to draw attention of the world community towards the plight of Kashmiris.

Joint session of Azad Jammu and Kashmir legislative Assembly and Jammu and Kashmir Council meets in Muzaffarabad at ten this morning.