In Occupied Kashmir , protest demonstrations will be held on Friday against the issuance of domicile certificates to non-Kashmiris and Indian Supreme Court’s verdict challenging the sovereign status of Jammu and Kashmir .
The call for the protest has been given by the joint resistance leadership.
The joint resistance leadership in statement in Srinagar said that domicile certificates and court verdict were the issues of life and death for the Kashmiri people.
The leaders said that these manoeuvres are aimed at changing the demography of Jammu and Kashmir .
The Chairman of Hurriyet forum, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq , visited Kadi Kadal area of Srinagar to express grief and shock over the gutting of many residential houses in a devastating fire in the area. He directed the Dar-ul-Khair Mirwaiz Manzil workers to extend all possible help to the fire-affected victims.
Meanwhile, anti-India protests erupted in Hajin area of Bandipora district against crackdown by Indian army and police on the pretext of presence of mujahideen in the area.
However, the forces had to call off the cordon after people came out of their houses and started protest. The armed forces resorted to aerial firing to disperse the protestors.
On the other hand, the authorities placed Dukhtaran-e-Millat Chief, Aasiya Andrabi under house arrest. She was released from custody, yesterday, after nearly three-month-long illegal detention.