Pakistani nation is observing Kashmir Solidarity Day today on February 5 (Thursday) with the pledge to continue support for Kashmiris’ just struggle against illegal Indian occupation of the state since October 27, 1947.
The day is also observed with the objective of seeking a peaceful solution to the Kashmir problem, besides delivering a pragmatic message to the international community. The hallmark of the day would be human chain of Pakistanis and Kashmiris to reiterate complete solidarity by forming human chains on all six bridges at the entering points of Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK).
According to the reports, the day will dawn with special prayers for the martyrs of Kashmir, victory of the freedom struggle and expression of solidarity with the Kashmiri people, followed by mass rallies, symposia, walks-for-peace, conventions, meetings and speech declamations.
One-minute silence will also be observed at 10.00 hours on day to honour Kashmiri shuhada.