Srinagar, June 17: The opposition National Conference lawmakers and Congress leaders and their activists Saturday hold dharna and staged protest Outside Civil Secretariat against the civilian killings in Kashmir and sought end to the killings and unprecedented arrests. NC lawmakers including scores of activists carried out a protest rally against the ruling PDP-BJP regime from Secretariat gate to Assembly hall. “This State Government, despite countless pleas, has allowed the continued use of pellet guns against protesters – which has led to the blinding of hundreds of young boys and girls. The Union Home Minister should have immediately banned the use of pellet guns after his visit to the Valley but alas it seems like the Central Government is sadistically enjoying the misery and grief in Kashmir,” they said. They raise anti-government slogans against what they termed as ‘innocent killings’. They carried placards which read: “Stop use of pellets on students”, “Stop state terrorism” and “Stop innocent killings” The Jammu and Kashmir government has convened a special session of assembly today to debate the GST implementation in the state.