MIRPUR (AJK) The Kashmiris living in both the sides of the line of control and rest of the world will observe October 27 as black day against the Indian invasion on Jammu & Kashmir by taking out protest rallies and holding demonstrations.

They consider October 27 the black day in the history of the Himalayan state of Jammu & Kashmir when India landed her forces against the aspirations of the people of the state.

The day is observed as black day by Jammu Kashmir people every year to mark extreme resentment and indignation over the continued unlawful and forcible occupation of bulk of Jammu Kashmir state by the Indian tyrannical forces. India had landed her armed military troops in Srinagar on this day 65 years ago absolutely against the wishes of the people.

In Indian held Kashmir, the day will be marked by complete strike and anti-Indian demonstrations across the occupied state. Besides black flags will be hoisted atop the buildings besides wearing black bands around the arms to protest against India’s continued forcible occupation over bulk of Jammu & Kashmir state.

It was on this day in 1947 that Indian armed troops invaded Jammu & Kashmir and occupied it absolutely against the wishes of the Jammu & Kashmir people and in the open violation of partition plan of the Subcontinent.

Protest rallies and processions besides public congregations will be the hallmark of the black day in all small and major towns at either side of the Line of Control in Jammu & Kashmir state i-e Azad Jammu Kashmir and Indian held Jammu & Kashmir to expressed completed dissociation from India besides to apprise the world of the continued Indian brutalities unleashed against the innocent Jammu Kashmir fighting against the forcible Indian rule and to get the motherland freed from the Indian clutches.

In Mirpur, major protest rally to be followed by a big procession and protest demonstration will be taken out by a large number of people of all spheres of life at District Courts premises under the auspices of the District National Events Organising Committee with the coordination of various social and political parties, Vice Chairman NEOC Amjad Iqbal Chaudhry said.

The rally will be addressed by the leading social and political workers and the representatives of various organisations representing all classes of the civil society. Speakers will highlight the importance of early peaceful settlement of the Kashmir problem besides registering protest against the continued forcible and illegal Indian occupation of Kashmir, according to the organizers.

Through the protest rallies, they will demand for the Jammu Kashmir right to self-determination without further delay and which was being denied by India since last 65 years because of her traditional hostile and stubborn attitude.