Protest Rallies, Demos Continue On 54th Day In IOK


Protest rallies, demos continue on 54th day in IOK

ISLAMABAD,(UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News -31st Augst,2016) : Forceful anti-India and pro-freedom rallies and protests were held across the Indian Occupied Kashmir Valley on the 54th consecutive day, Wednesday, to denounce the war of death and destruction unleashed by India in the territory. Thousands of people held an anti-India rally in Wantoo area of Shopian district despite the ransacking of the venue by the Indian forces.

The participants were carrying banners reading slogans like `No development, no jobs, only freedom from India' and `Hum kya chahte, Azadi'. The youth were also carrying Pakistani flags,reported Kashmir Media Service.

Over 100 people were injured when Indian police and paramilitary forces used brute force on participants of rallies in Srinagar, Islamabad, Baramulla, Bandipora and Kulgam districts. Doctors at hospitals said that many of the injured had pellet wounds.

Pertinently, the youth took to the streets in great number and staged protests in almost all small and major towns of the territory. Subsequently, the personnel of armed forces barged into houses and ransacked property and beat whosoever came in their way in Batmaloo, Kaloosa, Qazi Gund, Wathoo, Ajas, Sadar Kot, Payeen,Dooru and other areas of the Occupued Valley.