Islamabad, 5th September 2019: Pakistan Islamic Medical Association (PIMA) and other professional bodies of doctors announced the “Medics for Kashmir” demonstrations at Karachi and Islamabad. Doctors and other health care workers including medical students will participate to show solidarity with the people of occupied Kashmir and protest against Indian atrocities and human rights violation in Kashmir.
This was stated by Prof Muhammad Afzal Mian, central president PIMA in a statement issued on Wednesday. He announced that at Karachi, PIMA along with Pakistan Medical Association (PMA) and other professional societies will held a demonstration on 5th September, 02pm at Press Club. The next day on 6th September, doctors will gather at Islamabad and march towards D-Chowk from Kalsoom Plaza, Blue area at 02pm.
PIMA President said that the curfew in the occupied Kashmir entered 30th day and there is complete commutation barrier. The reports are coming about the shortage of food and life saving drugs from the valley which could risk the lives of thousands of Kashmiri including children and woman. He expressed severe concerns over the silence of world on this impending humanitarian crisis.