PM slams ‘illegal’ Indian occupation of Kashmir on Martyrs Day

PM slams ‘illegal’ Indian occupation of Kashmir on Martyr’s Day
Islamabad: Prime Minister Imran Khan has slammed the illegal Indian occupation of Kashmir on Kashmir Martyrs Day.

Taking to twitter, PM paid tribute to salute Kashmiris for their continued struggle against the illegal and barbaric Indian occupation of Jammu & Kashmir.

He said that the martyrs of 13 July 1931 were the forefathers of today's Kashmiri resistance.


PM further wrote that the descendants of those martyrs have, generation after generation, laid down their lives for freedom and continue to fight valiantly.

Imran Khan added that Pakistan has always stood steadfast for the Kashmiri right to self-determination and will continue to support this just struggle till IOJK is liberated from the clutches of Indian illegal occupation.


Kashmiris on both sides of the Line of Control (LoC) and world over are observing Kashmir Martyrs Day today to pay homage to martyrs of July 13, 1931.

Complete lockdown is being observed in Indian Occupied Kashmir (IOK), while Kashmiri leaders have given a call for the strike to mark the Day.

On 13th July 1931, the troops of Dogra Maharaja killed 22 Kashmiris outside the Central Jail in Srinagar during the court proceedings against Abdul Qadeer who was charged for propelling people to defy the Dogra Rule.