Islamabad: Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has described Kashmir as the "jugular vein of Pakistan".
Addressing a public rally in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir on Thursday, Gilani said the Pakistan People’s Party and the Kashmir issue have a deep relationship.
"We will like to apprise the world that the people of Pakistan stand by their Kashmiri brethren and support their cause," Associated Press of Pakistan quoted Gilani as saying.
Elections take place in PoK on June 26.
Gilani said he had noted the demands of people and these would be met.