From Kashmir to Pakistan, a V-Day messageFebruary 13th, 2009 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Feb 13 (IANS) It’s the eve of Valentine’s Day, and a political group in Jammu and Kashmir has decided to say it with flowers to Pakistan to convey the message of peace.
Socialistic Democratic Party (SDP) activists put roses on small boats on the waters of river Chenab at Akhnoor, 30 km north of Jammu, Friday afternoon. The river flows to Pakistan.
“We are celebrating Valentine’s Day in Jammu and Kashmir as the Indo-Pak Love and Peace day,” said SDP president Darkshan Andrabi. She told newsmen that her party was for peace between the two nations and “an end to terrorism once and for all”.
The boats also carried Indian flag, red ribbons and messages of love. “We love you” was the message for the people of Pakistan,” Andrabi said.
-Indo-Asian News Service