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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
BJP Defends Lone For Pro-RSS Remarks
Date: 30 June 2015
BJP today defended separatist- turned-minister Sajjad Lone, who has kicked up a controversy by his comments that allegations against RSS are a 'propaganda', saying he had said nothing wrong.' There is nothing wrong in what Sajjad Lone said with regards to contribution of RSS in Jammu and Kashmir,' BJP leader and MLC Surinder Ambardar said today.' The fact is that almost every politician as well as separatists had been visiting Jhandewalan (RSS headquarter in Delhi) especially after V. P singh's government,' he told reporters here. Lone, the Minister for Animal Husbandry and Science and Technology, had said in an interview recently, 'RSS was here much before. They have every right to come here if people accept them.'
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