5th of February is being observed as Kashmir Solidarity Day throughout the country, calling for the Kashmiris right to self-determination, and expressing persistent and resolute support to the Kashmiri people in their just struggle.
This Kashmir Solidarity Day marks the 180th day since the lockdown in Kashmir. India revoked the special status of occupied Kashmir given under Article 370 in India’s constitution in August 2019.
Since August, the entire population of Indian occupied territory has been under a lockdown.
Pakistani, including leaders of both the govt. and opposition have extended their messages to show their support for Kashmiris.
Hashtags like #KashmirSolidarityDay, #StandWithKashmir, #KashmirDay, #KashmirWantsFreedom and #MillionsForKashmir, are trending today as Pakistani have taken to social media calling for the Kashmiris right to self-determination.