Important Days in Kashmir

Some Important Days in the History of Kashmir

05th January:

Right of Self Determination Day. The UNCIP has passed resolution in 1949, which provides right to Kashmiris either to accede with India or Pakistan, through a fair and free Plebiscite.

05th February:

Solidarity Day of Pakistanis with Kashmiris

09th February:

Martyrdom Day of  Afzal Guru Shaheed. He was hanged in Tahar Jail (New Delhi) in 2013.

11th February:

Martyrdom Day of Maqbool Butt Shaheed.He was hanged in Tahar Jail (New Delhi) in 1984.

11 March

Death anniversary of Kh. Khursheed . He was died in a road accident on March 11, 1988, while travelling in a public transport vehicle as an ordinary passenger. He is buried in the heart of Muzaffarabad.

15 March

Ghazi Kashmir Sardar Fateh Muhammad Kralvi was died on 1989.

March 27

Human rights activist, Jalil Ahmed Andrabi Advocate ,embraced martyrdom in 1996.

30 March

Commander in Chief of Liberation Front Shaheed Ishfaq Majeed Wani embraced martyrdom in 1990.

01 April

Dr Abdul Ahad Guru was kidnapped and killed by Indian forces in 1993.

20 April

Ghazi –e- Millat Raja Muhammad Haider Khan died on  April 20, 1967.

21 May

Martyrdom Day of Mirwaiz Farooq Shaheed (assassinated by Indian Forces in 1990) and Abdul Ghani Lone Shaheed (was assassinated on May 21, 2002).

8 July

Martyrdom Day of  Burhan Wani Shaheed( Embraced martyrdom on 08 July 2016)

10 July

Sardar Muhammad Abdul Qayyum Khan diedon  10 July 2015.

13 July

Yum –e- Shuhda-e-Kashmir (Martyrdom Day of Kashmiris).In 1931 Dogra forces had fired on a peaceful gathering of Kashmiri Muslims in Srinagar. Twenty two people have embraced martyrdom, many were injured.

19 July

Yum –Illhaq –e- Pakistan (Accession to Pakistan Day).In 1947, All Jammu and Kashmir Muslim Conference passed a resolution in a meeting, demanding Mahraja that Kashmiris want to accede with Pakistan and Mahraja should keep in mind the wishes of Kashmiris.

31 July

Death anniversary of Prominent Kashmir leader and founder President of Azad Kashmir  Ghazi Millat Sardar Muhammad Ibraheem Khan.He was died on 31st July 2003.

11 August

Sheikh Abdul Aziz was killed by Indian Forces in 2008,when he was leading a march

14 August

Independence day of Pakistan in 1947.

24 October

The Provisional Government of Azad Jammu & Kashmir was established in 1947.

27 October

India lunched his forces at Srinagar Airport and forcefully occupied Kashmir in 1947, against the wishes and will of Kashmiri People. Kashmiri observe this day as “Black Day”.

06 November

In Jammu Indian forces, Patiala State Forces, RSS, Akali Dil and Dogra Forces killed more than 2,50,000 Muslims in 1947.Kashmir observe this day as “Yum -e- Shuhda-e- Jammu”.

11 November

Martyrdom Day of Captain Hussain Khan Shaheed, who had embraced martyrdom in 1947.

11 November

Death anniversary of Baba-e- Poonch, Ghazi-e- Kahmir Col.Khan Muhammad Khan. He was died in 1961.

18 December

Raees –Ul-Ahrar Chaudary Ghulam Abbas died in 1966.