Srinagar, August 05, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the Kashmir Traders and Manufactures Federation(KTMF) members, today, held a sit-in protest at Ghanta Ghar (clock tower), Lal Chowk, to protest the attempts to scrap Article 35-A. The KTMF members arrived at the historic Lal Chowk while carrying placards and banners.
The Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) has called for a two-day strike, today, and tomorrow, as Indian Supreme Court is scheduled to hear a petition challenging the validity of the Article 35-A, tomorrow. Also, the 27 traders body have already issued a week-long protest programme against the legal challenge in the Indian Supreme Court on the validity of Article 35-A, which bars people from outside Kashmir from acquiring any immovable property in the territory.
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