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Nation celebrates Independence Day today as Kashmir Solidarity Day
August 14, 2019

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The 73rd Independence Day will be celebrated today as Kashmir Solidarity Day to express full support to Kashmiri brethren reeling from renewed Indian repression.

Protest rallies will be taken out in all small and major cities of the country and seminars are being organized to highlight the plight of oppressed people in occupied Kashmir.

The government has decided to celebrate the Independence Day to express solidarity with people of occupied Kashmir and entire nation in unified voice will reiterate moral, political and diplomatic support to Kashmiri brethren.

Meanwhile, brisk preparations continued today to celebrate the Independence Day with traditional enthusiasm and zeal are underway across the country.  

People purchased national flags, Kashmir flags, banners, badges and pictures of national heroes who struggled tirelessly to achieve a separate homeland for Muslims of Subcontinent.

The government of Pakistan has revealed a special logo for the Independence Day reflecting the theme "Kashmir banega Pakistan".