Press Release - Youm-e-Shuhada-e Kashmir

Date : 20-07-2020



On 19 July 2020, Youm-e-Shuhada-e Kashmir was observed with full vigour and zeal in The Hague.  Pakistani and Kashmiri diaspora living in the Netherlands organized a protest rally in front of the ICJ, to commemorate 13 July as Youm-e-Shuhada-e Kashmir. The participants recalled the sacrifice of the 22 Kashmiris, who were martyred by the Dogra forces in 1931. The participants raised awareness against the draconian measures taken by the Indian government in Indian Held Kashmir over the years. Participants demanded respect for Kashmiris’ Human Rights and their right to self determination.