Srinagar, May 29, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, people staged a peaceful protest demonstration in Poonch district of Jammu region against the digging and desecration of a graveyard by Indian Army for construction of posts and bunkers. The residents of Sabra Gali village in Mendhar area of the district staged a peaceful protest against the Indian army’s provocative action.
The protesters told media that the personnel of army unit at Sabra Gali started digging graveyard on Tuesday morning and people immediately confronted them. They said that they also approached the concerned army unit and police station Balakote with regard to the desecration of the graves.
They urged Deputy Commissioner Poonch to stop the digging of work on the graveyard. Deputy Commissioner Poonch, Rahul Yadav, told media that he received information from the Sub District Magistrate and immediately stopped the work in the graveyard.
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