Radical women's group hoist Pakistani flag in J&K

Srinagar: Activists of radical women's outfit Dukhtaran-e-Millat (DeM) on Wednesday hoisted Pakistani flags at several places here on the occasion of 'Pakistan Day'.

Activists of DeM hoisted Pakistani flags at many places in the city including Lal Chowk early today, officials said. They said flags were hoisted in Downtown and Civil Lines areas of the city as well.

Dukhtaran-e-Millat (DeM). Getty Images

Dukhtaran-e-Millat (DeM). Getty Images

The flags were later removed by police. DeM, led by Asiya Andrabi, has been hoisting Pakistani flags every year on the occasion of Pakistan Day and Independence Day of the country on 14 August.

Andrabi was booked last year under the Unlawful Activities Prevention Act for unfurling the Pakistani flag.


Updated Date: Mar 23, 2016 14:01 PM

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