Srinagar: Dozens of BJP Youth Morcha workers held a rally at EDI gate in Pampore Thursday marking the R-Day.
They also marched up to Sempora raising slogans in favour of BJP.
The Workers wanted to hoist the tricolour on the EDI building however, sources told Kashmir Reader that they were not allowed to enter the EDI premises.
Pertinently militants took shelter in the EDI building twice in the past triggering intense gunfights between government forces and militants.
BJP sources said that the R-Day EDI rally was ‘homage’ to those forces personnel who lost their lives during the encounters.