In connection with "Black Day", Pakistan National Council of the Arts (PNCA) will hold cultural activities to express solidarity with the Kashmiris on October 27.
In collabration with Ministry of Kashmir Affairs and Gilgit-Baltistan, the event will highlight the plight of Kashmiris in the Indian Illegally Occupied Jammu and Kashmir.
The artists of PNCA will hold a puppet show to highlight the sufferings of the people in IIOJK. An exhibition of paintings will also be arranged to reflect the brutalities and massive human rights violations being committed by the Indian occupation forces to suppress the indigenous freedom struggle of Kashmiri people, an official said on Monday.
He said that photographs will also be displayed to narrate the struggle of Kashmiri innocent people who are fighting for their independence and rights of self-determination.
Stage and meme play will also be held to support Kashmiris in their fight for freedom.
He said that a competition of speeches and tableaus will also be held among students from various educational institutions of the federal capital.
Black banners, panaflex, hoardings and streamers would be displayed at PNCA premises to mark the day in an appropriate manner.
October 27 is the day, when Indian armed forces took over Kashmir by force and made it Indian dominion.
In this connection, Kashmiris observe this day, all over the world, as a Black Day, he stated.
Published in The Express Tribune, October 27th, 2020.