Does anyone know of virtual or street rallies to commemorate the August 5th, 2019 lockdown of Kashmir?
According to a 2019 UNICEF report, 8.8 lakh (one lakh is a hundred thousand) Indian children under five-years-old died in 2018, 70 percent of them from malnutrition. If India withdrew its 900,000 troops from Kashmir, it could address child starvation & deaths in India. For every soldier in Kashmir, there is a starving Indian child.
‘We are like aliens in our own land.’
Indian troops can now forcibly take over land in Kashmir after Indian authorities scrapped a 1971 regulation. It resonates with the Oslo Accords & is part of the ‘Palestinization’ of occupied Kashmir turning both into settler-colonial states.