Women`s Day rallies by girls, separatists in Srina

Schoolgirls and a woman separatist group took out rallies in the city here to observe International Women`s Day.

Updated: Mar 08, 2012, 20:18 PM IST

Srinagar: Schoolgirls and a woman separatist
group today took out rallies in the city here to observe
International Women`s Day.

Dozens of school girls, in uniforms, marched on the
Boulevard road here to commemorate the women`s day.

The girls were carrying placards in support of the
women`s rights and denouncing crimes against the fairer sex
including dowry related cases, female feoticide and child
rights violations.
In a separate rally, six members of the all-woman Muslim
Khwateen Markaz led by Zamrooda Habib staged a sit-in at the
Residency Road here.
PTI