India, Pakistan mark Independence Day with key events in Kashmir | 2019-08-14

India, Pakistan mark Independence Day with key events in Kashmir

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14th August, 2019 04:21:42 printer

India, Pakistan mark Independence Day with key events in Kashmir

 

India and Pakistan will mark their respective Independence Days with events emphasising their territorial stamp on the two divided parts of Kashmir.

While Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan will spend the day at Muzaffarabad, the capital of what it terms as ‘Azad Kashmir’, on independence day on August 14, Union Home Minister Amit Shah will unfurl the tricolour in Lal Chowk, the heart of Srinagar, a day later to underline that Jammu and Kashmir is the “crown” of India.

Imran Khan will observe Independence Day on Wednesday in solidarity with the Kashmiris in Muzaffarabad. He will address the Azad Jammu and Kashmir legislative assembly, Radio Pakistan reported, reports IANS.


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