In Occupied Kashmir, millions of people living in Kashmir Valley and Muslim majority areas of Jammu region continued to suffer immensely due to strict military siege that remained in force for the 83rd straight day on Saturday.
Normal life remains badly hit due to restrictions and gag on internet and cellular services. Shops and business establishments remain closed and traffic is off the roads.
In a statement in Jammu, Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Peoples Movement, Mir Shahid Saleem said continued lockdown had broken backbone of economy of occupied territory.
The leaders of All Parties Hurriyat Conference Azad Jammu and Kashmir during a meeting in Muzaffarabad, today, condemned unprovoked shelling of Indian troops on civilian population along Line of Control.
The participants said Indian acts pose a big threat to regional peace. They appealed to international community to take cognizance of Indian aggression on the LoC.