New Delhi: Violence continues in Pakistan Occupied Kashmir (PoK) over rigged polls in which Nawaz Sharif’s Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) won. The local vented out their anger by holding protests, burning the Pakistani flag in Neelum Valley area here.
The angry locals burned the election posters here and the protests having been going on for almost a week now. Protests were witnessed in Muzaffarabad, Kotli, Chinari and Mirpur soon after the PML-N workers killed a supporter of the Muslim Conference (MC) in Muzaffarabad.
The angry local who are holding protests said that they were not allowed to cast their votes and that the Pakistan’s ISI and others manipulated the votes which thereby saw Sharif winning in the elections. They called the elections fixed.
PoK is the region which was divided between India and Pakistan in 1948 after a war and it still is the reason to the bad relations between the two nations.
The residents of have openly stated that they want to be part of India as they are said to be quite impressed with PM Modi style of governance. Also, chairman of the Anjuman Minhaj-e-Rasool, Moulana Syed Athar Hussain Dehlavi, who have gone to PoK had said that people living here want to be a part of India as they are quite unhappy with the growing extremism here.