Two planes flying over the Headingly stadium which was today’s venue for the ICC world cup match between India and Sri Lanka displayed messages asking India to stop genocide & free Kashmir.
Earlier ‘Justice for Balochistan’ flew over the same stadium during Pakistan’s match against Afghanistan on June 29.
The Video of this event has gone viral over the social networking sites including Facebook and Twitter.
Meanwhile, ICC expressing its disappointment over the development has said, “We are incredibly disappointed this has happened again. We do not condone any sort of political messages at the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup,” an ICC spokesperson said on Saturday’s incident.
“We do not condone any sort of political messages at the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup and will work with West Yorkshire police to deal with and understand why this has happened and to ensure it does not happen again.” (with inputs from News 18).