Political, economic and cultural news from the state of Jammu & Kashmir.
J&K's Stateless People
At the time of partition which was followed by tribal invasion, more than 7000 families crossed to this side of the LoC and International Border from Pakistan Occupied Kashmir and the then Western Pakistan. Later on, during Indo-Pak wars of 1965 and 1971, nearly 10,000 families got dislocated from 47 villages of Chhamb area. The families who had to migrate on various occasions since 1947. Read Excerpts from Parliamentary Report Here
In truth everything and everyone
Is a shadow of the Beloved,
And our seeking is His seeking
And our words are His words...
We search for Him here and there,
while looking right at Him.
Sitting by His side, we ask:
'O Beloved, where is the Beloved?'
Jalal ad-Din Muhammad Rumi
Pakistan Using New Methods To Create Unrest In Jammu And Kashmir: Army Chief
Date: 2 September 2015
Army Chief Gen Dalbir Singh today accused Pakistan of using 'new methods' for creating unrest in Jammu and Kashmir and said that recent incidents of terrorist violence were clear pointers towards its attempts to extend the arc of violence to other areas. He said that the commitment of his force has increased manyfold in scope and intensity in past few years. '(Because of) the frequency of ceasefire violation and infiltration bids by our western neighbour, the border remains live and active,' he said adding that 'new methods' continue to be employed to create unrest in J&K. 'Recent incidents of terrorist violence are clear pointers...to extend this arc of violence to other areas,' he said.
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