13 year old Tanzeem Merani from Ahmedabad says she will be going to Lal Chowk in Srinagar to unfurl the tricolour pic.twitter.com/BMjxvl6C19— ANI (@ANI_news) August 10, 2016
Kashmir hamara hissa hai, wahan jaane ke liye hume koi permission nahi chahiye, ye humara right hai: Tanzeem Merani pic.twitter.com/1Cd24IXPz8 — ANI (@ANI_news) August 10, 2016Supporting her daughter, her father, Aamir Merani, said, “If we are not allowed to unfurl tricolour in Srinagar then we will sit on a hunger strike.”
If we are not allowed to unfurl tricolour in Srinagar then we will sit on a hunger strike: Aamir Merani,father pic.twitter.com/F3X0F3Jr61— ANI (@ANI_news) August 10, 2016
Ludhiana student Jhanvi Behal says she will hoist national flag at Lal Chowk in Srinagar on Independence Day pic.twitter.com/KInpyXz1rv — ANI (@ANI_news) July 23, 2016
Lal Chowk is considered to be an extremely sensitive spot from the security point of view. For years it has been the nerve centre of the Kashmiri struggle against India. All the national and international dignitaries who have visited Kashmir from time to time have been taken to this spot.
Main 15 august ko Lal chowk(Srinagar) pe tiranga phairaongi, kisi mein himmat hai to rok ke dikhaye: Jhanvi Behal pic.twitter.com/iLa5KK46kM— ANI (@ANI_news) July 23, 2016