Kashmiris to observe Black Day on Aug 15

ISLAMABAD: Kashmiris on both sides of the Line of Control and across the world will observe the Indian Independence Day as Black Day tomorrow (Saturday) to convey the message to the international community that India had usurped their inalienable right to self-determination.

The day will be marked by a complete strike in held Kashmir on call of veteran Hurriyet leader, Syed Ali Gilani, the All Parties Hurriyet Conference Chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and other resistance leaders including MuhammadYasin Malik and Shabbir Ahmed Shah, KMS reported.

Protest rallies and different functions would be held in the territory to highlight the different dimensions of the Kashmir dispute and Indian atrocities on innocent Kashmiris.