Muzaffarabad, February 05 (KMS): A rally was held in Muzaffarabad, the capital of Azad Jammu and Kashmir, under the aegis of Pasban-e-Hurriyat Jammu and Kashmir to express solidarity with the people of Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir.
A large number of people gathered at Burhan Wani Shaheed Chowk in Muzaffarabad holding banners and placards with anti-India and pro-freedom slogans.
Speaking on the occasion, the Chairman of Pasban-e-Hurriyat, Uzair Ahmad Ghazali said that Kashmiri people had been facing Indian oppression for the last several decades but the international community had become a mute spectator.
He said millions of Pakistanis and Kashmiris around the globe have expressed their solidarity with the people of IIOJK to remind the world of its obligations to settle the lingering Kashmir dispute according to the United Nations resolutions and aspirations of the Kashmiri people.
“Kashmiri people, under Indian occupation, are demanding the right to self-determination and their unprecedented sacrifices would not be allowed to go waste,” Ghazali maintained.
He said the people of Pakistan have always stood for Kashmir cause and every year they reaffirm their support to remind the world conscience to fulfill its responsibility on the Kashmir dispute.
He lauded the people of Pakistan, Azad Jammu and Kashmir and Gilgit Baltistan for standing shoulder to shoulder with their brethren in IIOJK and demanded of the United Nations to fulfill its promises made to the people of Kashmir and implement its resolutions on the pending Kashmir dispute.
The PPP leader, Shaukat Javed Mir, Usman Ali Hashim, Javed Ahmed Mughal, Mushtaq-ul-Islam, Sardar Hanif Rizwan and others were also present on the occasion.