Watch: Lawyers protest against Pakistan's move to declare Gilgit-Baltistan as 5th province

The Lawyers in Pakistan -occupied Kashmir (POK) and Gilgit held massive protests on March 18 against Pakistan's move to illegally make Gilgit Baltistan as it's 5th Province. The lawyers, who were on strike, also demanded amendments to the PoK interim Constitution Act 1974. The lawyers stated that it is a dark move by the Pakistan Government to carve out Gilgit from Jammu and Kashmirand make its land available to the Chinese Government for the Economic Corridor. The protestors raised slogans like "Bacha-bacha katt marega,par ye suba nahi banega", to voice their outrage.