April 8:Sangarsh- A Civic Movement for Justice, Equality, Peace, Prosperity and Brotherhood during an press meet here today released the ‘Rajouri Day’ document which contains the history of struggle of the people of this border district when it was illegally and forcefully captured by the Pakistan sponsored tribal forces.
Interacting with media persons the resource person of Sangarsh and Coordinator of this event Vikrant Sharma apprised that Rajouri Day is observed every year on 13th April as a token of remembrance when Rajouri was recaptured and liberated by the Indian Army from the Pakistan sponsored tribal forces. This day is very significant for the people of all walks of the society for this Peer Panjal region as owing to it Rajouri officially became the integral part of Indian dominion and sovereignty. The day is observed as the ‘Vijay Diwas’ and tribute is presented to the valiant Martyrs at their statue at the main chowk of Gujjar Mandi, Rajouri, he said.
Also, speaking on the occasion Adv. Showkat Ali, Vice President of the Movement presented the future plan of Sangarsh Movement which going to be held during this Rajouri Day Week. It includes the one day ‘Self Purification Fast for Peace, Tolerance and Harmony’ on 8th April, Seminar on ‘ Peace Harmony and Brotherhood ways to Prosperity’ and a written Quiz competition on ‘Different Aspects of Rajouri’ on 10th April and finally cultural event on 13th April. Those prominent who were present includes Adv.Israr Mirza , Kanav Badyal , Shabaz Khan , Adv .Sheryay Mirza, Adv. Mehroz Mirza , Rajeev Sharma , Rajkumar , Anil Sharma , Rakesh Kumar Bashir Bhatt , Ragav Gupta , Ankush Gupta.