ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Foreign Office said on Thursday that slogans in favour of Pakistan chanted at a rally in Indian-held Kashmir (IHK) on Wednesday is a reflection of love by Kashmiris for Pakistan.
FO Spokesperson Tasneem Aslam went on to say that “we will continue diplomatic and moral support to Kashmiris.”
The rally a day earlier during which a Pakistani flag was also waved, was taken out as a show of solidarity and strength against Indian occupation and to welcome Hurriyat leader Ali Gilani on his return from New Delhi.
Musarat Alam, a Hurriyat leader, one of the participants of the rally, bore and waved the flag of Pakistan as he cheered for his leader Syed Ali Gilani.
A number of attendees, including Musarat Alam, were rounded up for chanting slogans in Pakistan’s favour and waving its flag in the air.