The real face of India

IN D IA
Myths and Realities

Riaz Ahmad Chaudhry

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Dedicated to my grandfather Chaudhry Din Muhammad (late) who took care of my education with all the worldly blessings and comforted my life after the sad demise of my father Chaudhry Farzand Ali who passed away in October 1939. I still miss his love and immense affection!

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6. 2.a gang of criminals 49 50 52 54 Chapter 4: BRAHMANICAL SCHOOL & FUNDAMENTALISM 18. 8. 4. 13. 15.Table of Contents 1 2 1. India ignoring its citizens Farm suicides False claims of secularism India¶s hostile attitude The Myth of Confederation 35 37 40 44 46 Chapter 3: CHALLENGES FROM WITHIN 14. Army¶s moral degeneration ³Women battalion´ of the army Arms theft and commission mafia Court Martial of soldiers 76 78 80 82 Chapter 6: PAK-INDIA COLD WAR 27. 25. 12. 7. 20. The separatist movements The Naxalite Movement The Khalistan Movement The Indian Parliament . Prefac Writer¶s Note 09 13 Chapter 1: INDIA & ITS PARTITION Ancient India: Parallel Faiths The Rise of the Caste System Partition of India Congress responsible for division Exploitation of children and women The real face of India Role of the Gandhi family The fall of Nehru dynasty 17 19 21 24 26 28 30 32 Chapter 2: INSIDE INDIA 9. 10. 5. 19. 3. 16. The real face of hypocrisy 5 86 . 22. 11. 21. 26. 17. Religious extremism Terrorism The Hindu Taliban Talibans¶ triumph The Thakurs of India ± the messengers of hate 59 61 66 68 71 Chapter 5: INSIDE INDIAN ARMED FORCES 23. 24.

53. 56. 48. Freedom Movement in the Occupied Kashmir Resolution of Kashmir dispute The Kashmir issue and peace Backing away from Kashmir Issue Obduracy on Kashmir More forces in Occupied Kashmir 156 158 161 164 166 167 6 . 30. 41. 52. 62. 43. 34. 40. India and China Sino-Indian rift widens Occupation of Nepalese Territory RAW¶s activities in Nepal Indo-Bhutan relations Terrorism in China A wolf in sheep¶s clothing 140 142 145 147 149 151 152 Chapter 10: KASHMIR: A TEST CASE FOR PEACEMAKERS 57. 46. 29. 54. 39.28. 58. Conspiracies against neighbours Destabilizing Pakistan RAW¶s covert war against Pakistan Chaos in Balochistan India¶s Pakistan Phobia! Indian propaganda campaign Our eternal enemy 88 90 92 95 100 102 103 Chapter 7: HEGIMONY & EXPANSIONISM 35. 37. 59. 45. 32. 49. 33. 38. 61. Indo-Afghan role Anti-Islam activities Indian activities in Afghanistan India can be spoiler in Afghanistan Indian bases in Central Asia Satellite for espionage 128 129 131 133 134 136 Chapter 9: CONFLICT WITH CHINA & NEIGHBOURS 50. 55. 51. 31. 36. 47. 60. 42. Aggressive designs of India Atomic sub-marine Arms build-up and poverty Unreasonable blame game Indian army chief going wild War mongering Expansionist policies Anxiety at Gawader port The proxy war 108 109 110 113 115 117 120 122 124 Chapter 8: INDO-AFGHAN NEXUS 44.

75. India¶s water theft Baglihar Dam Water hegemony Hydro power projects on Chenab Dam on Kabul River 186 179 180 182 183 Chapter 12: TERRORISM AND INDIA 71. Indo-US defence pact The Indo-Israel designs Collaboration between the Hindus and Jews Campaign against ISI The Mysterious death of atomic scientist 204 206 207 209 211 Chapter 15: TIME FOR PEACE 82. 74. India¶s role in terrorism 186 189 Chapter 13: UNDER PRESSURE INDIAN MUSLIMS 73. 76. 78. Occupation of Siachen 168 169 171 Chapter 11: WATER WARS 66. 81.63. 69. 86. 70. The national hero of Occupied Kashmir 65. Naked aggression 72. 84. 68. 80. 67. 79. 85. Atrocities on the Kashmiris 64. 83. The plight of the Muslims Demolition of Babri Mosque The Malegaon investigation report Maltreatment with Muslim prisoners 194 196 198 200 Chapter 14: INDO-US NEXUS 77. India not ready for dialogue A time for peace India shining or declining Heading towards downfall Notes and References 216 218 219 221 224 7 .

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000 untouchables (Dalits) are passing their lives in miserable conditions. is that 1700. Without any bias. airports.Preface India: Myths or Realities ± The Real Face of India is an attempt to dig out the hidden agenda of the so-called secular India. which the author has attempted to highlight. 5000 Muslims were killed in Gujrat state only and over 100. Riaz Ahmad Chaudhry has tried to reveal the brutality of India against all the Indian minorities mainly Muslims. Riaz Ahmad Chaudhry has tried to highlight both the dark and bright sides of the Indian society. The caste system is strongly practiced in India due to which 20.000 Christians were deprived of their free living in Orissa. Indian economy had been progressing as fast as Chinese and other developed states. Hence the real problem. Hundreds of thousands of Christians had been killed during last 62 years and 250. Another problem that this book underlines is that Hindu extremists not only kill the minorities but also burn their houses. shops and work places. It can be encouraging if it is done in good faith to 9 .000.000 Sikhs had been killed after Golden Temple massacre of 1984. Christians and Sikhs. churches and temples had been destroyed including the demolition of Babri mosque and Golden Temple. Hindu extremists burnt their houses and forced them to migrate to other areas. It has almost become a fashion to slander our own beloved homeland Pakistan and to talk about the merits of enemy countries. There is a trend in our intellectual and liberal circles to appreciate everything about India. Famous progressive Indian activist and founder of socio-political group ³ANHAD´ in her interview not only revealed atrocities she herself witnessed against Indian Muslims in Gujrat but also mentioned presence of 100. Uzbekistan and Afghanistan. be it its military power or film industry or other social traits. motors. news sources and scholarly sources into a cohesive and compelling manner.000 RSS schools which are continuously producing Hindu Taliban. At least 270 million Muslims (India¶s biggest minority) seem to be more depressed than the other minorities.000 Kashmiri Muslims have been killed so far in the Held Jammu & Kashmir. Most prominently the author warns the South Asian states. universities. Recently 40. The author has expertly woven various personal accounts. to keep an eye on India¶s hegemonic moves.000 Hindu extremists are actively involved in killing of minorities across India. Held Jammu & Kashmir for fuelling violence in the neighbouring countries. Other minorities are also facing similar threats. Its Information Technology (IT) industry. especially Pakistan. shopping centres. Its intelligence services are aggressively setting up Indian bases in Turkmenistan. Another quality of the writer is that he explained every issue with facts and figures that will give the reader a sense of authenticity. On the other hand. Many mosques. and sea ports even its media industry is on the way to speedy expansion. India wants to rule in Asia and for that purpose the country has been spending billions of dollars on its military build-up.

The Real Face of India will be helpful in creating a new passion in our hearts about our country. remain as memoirs in his mind. They get privileges and benefits for the service they render by slandering their own nation and praising the others. According to this image India is the ambassador of peace and a paradise on earth. They use media as weapon for this so-called noble cause. I hope that his book India: Myths or Realities . then it is an obvious act of suicide. May Allah grant him more courage. these acrobats swindle openly To unveil the real face of India and to make the youth aware of the real facts are acts nothing less than a service to our nation. rather his writings have deepened our love for Pakistan.for competition or learning and to enhance our capacity and capabilities. Lahore May 2010 Studies. Institute of Communications University of the Punjab. Riaz Ahmad Chaudhry has elaborated his analyses with the help of necessary statistics and information. Ahsan Akhtar Naz Director. Many secrets of the politics. In reality facts and the real face of India tell a different story. A long experience and observations have given weight to whatever he says or writes. Many enlightened and progressive scholars are appearing to be involved in this sort of adventure. Majority of them think that whatever is shown to them on TV and film screen is real and conveys the µreal¶ side of India. Unfortunately our young minds are brought up at a time when India has conquered their minds through its media propaganda. As Ghalib says: the stars are not what they appear. we as readers are never disappointed. His columns and articles are often published in many national and regional newspapers. His analyses are a successful and effective effort to make the readers understand his view point with the help of logic and historical events. But if it is meant to degrade our own nation and to keep us in a state of fear by magnifying the paper tiger. He has a deep love and reverence for Islam. Hence they look impressed and influenced by this image. Even in his old age he appears to be more active than our youth. 10 . from the inception of the country till today. government and journalism. Therefore. Like many other patriotic scholars. strength and health! Dr.

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all reflect the rich and fortunate experiences of my professional life. Pakistan and all other South Asian neighbours of this otherwise an orthodox Akhand Bharat. Irfan Mufti. Safdar Mahmood. Government of Pakistan. Mr. Naseem Ahmed. Former Chief Editor of The Pakistan Times. Riaz Ahmed Chaudhry Lahore. This book captures and reflects feelings of all true Pakistanis and millions of Muslims living in India who feel marginalized. religious. read and perceived in all these years through my direct interaction with hundreds of people. I have been fortunate to have witnessed first-hand numerous important historic. be those in the shape of articles and columns. the current account India: Myths and Realities is not just a book but an honest commentary on what I have observed. leaders and politicians from all sections of the Indian society. Mr. I hope my humble effort will contribute in taking this debate forward. or in the shape of books like these. Mr. Resident Director and Editor of daily Khabrain Multan and Mr. material. The book is also a collection of various newspaper articles. valuable guidance and suggestions. I thank all those people who have helped me in collecting information. editing the script and improving the text wherever needed. It also exposes false claims of India for being the largest democracy and secular country of the world. July 2010 13 . Director General Quaid-e-Azam Library. Islam Hyder. I am personally grateful to Dr. former Secretary Education and Information. Imran Ghani. I hope the book will help the readers to understand. Mr. former Director General Public Relations. While I do hope to pen down detailed memoirs spanning over my professional experiences soon as and when Almighty Allah grants me the strength and time.Writer¶s Note In my 55-years long association in the field of Journalism. My accounts. social and political events and come across. reports and stories relevant to the subject that I have taken the liberty of adding to the collection of my own columns. observed and have been acquainted with many historical personalities as well. threatened and constantly harassed by the successive Indian governments and Hindu fanatics. The purpose of this book is to initiate a debate on issues that are facing Muslims in India. Lahore. Aleem Chaudhary. question and debate the reality of all that India stands for ± in its true state. This book is not an attempt to demonise or slander India but present an objective and clear picture. an imperialist state. Punjab who deserve my special gratitude for their time.

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Chapter 1 INDIA & ITS PARTITION ROLE OF BRAHMANICAL SCHOOL TILL GANDHI FAMILY 15 .

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Buddhism spread to western southern India where priests used to worship in caves ± these caves were built by rulers. Buddha¶s statues were made like other Hindu gods and deities. Jainism Jainism first became popular in North India and from there it spread to Kalinga (Orissa). this weakened the roots of Buddhism in India. they started to worship Buddha¶s idol in the temples and also took out religious processions in order to express their devotion towards religion. they gradually lost their own identity. queens. On the other hand. Buddhism also passed through the same phase and two sects namely Mahayana (great wheel) and Hinayana (small wheel) emerged in the society. According to this concept individuals acquired spiritual knowledge to guide common people. new sects are formed to fulfill the demands and ambitions of certain factions of society. 17 . He built monasteries for the priests. Once Brahmans got political support. A Bodhisattva is anyone who is motivated by compassion and seeks enlightenment not only for him/herself but also for everyone. the Brahmans gained more power and met the challenges of both beliefs ± Buddhism and Jainism. On the other hand. This also goes to show the flexibility of Hinduism that absorbed other religious beliefs in its structure. As Buddhists also followed many of the traditions that belonged to Hindus. One of the rulers of Satavahana dynasty converted to Jainism and patronized it. Though Buddhism has not totally disappeared in India. As Buddhism lost its influence. Buddhism also changed with the passage of time. There was simplicity in their rituals and ceremonies. So. Mahayana was influenced by Hinduism and its followers adopted most of the rituals and ceremonies of the Hindus.Ancient India: Parallel Faiths Buddhism and Jainism Fall of the Mauryan Empire brought not only political changes but it also affected people¶s religious life. During this time a new concept of Bodhisattva became popular among the followers of Buddha. The followers of Hinayana believed that Buddha was in heaven and guiding his disciples to the right path from there. it has lost its significance at the place where it originated. they not only revived their old religious customs and practices but also constructed new beliefs in accordance with the changing times. nobles and rich traders to get the blessing of Buddha. consequently. In Mathura and Taxila. As it happens in every religion. the beliefs of Buddhism that were accepted by the people were also integrated in Hindu religion and. for instance.

It never became a popular faith. Hindus forced the followers of Buddhism to shift towards East Asia including Korea.Jainism remained confined to small communities. Laos. as a result the Buddhists became a minority in India where they once ruled. Thailand. mostly among traders. Japan and China. Both Buddhism and Jainism preached peace and tolerance. Vietnam. 18 . it left its impression on Hindu customs and due to Jainism meat eating is prohibited in Hinduism. However. However.

Indian streets and corners are replete with such characters and stories. to make them walk naked in streets and markets and to deprive them of their possessions and properties by using force or under other pretexts including cultural. The women who do not bring with them demanded dowry. Indian intellectuals. but like many other reformatory laws it is not ever enforced anywhere. It has been its member since 1979. religious or social norms. In short. If the statistical data is taken into consideration. Muslim women during partition (1947) and low caste women after partition were victimized so ruthlessly and terribly that the holy rivers of Ganga and Jamuna must have shed tears. Discrimination on the basis of race and caste systems is a routine matter in India and mostly women are the main victims. many incidents of group discrimination are not even reported.The Rise of the caste system India has been an important member of the International Convention of 1968 against Racialism and Discrimination. Unfortunately many people have settled in Pakistan who earn their bread and butter by defaming Pakistan amongst the international community. The rite of Sati is still there as a symbol of ignorance. customary. politicians and government officials relish and feel proud of it. are burnt alive or subject to physical and oral violence. India will be deprived of its honour as the biggest democracy of the world. Many laws have been passed to safeguard women rights and their honour in India since Partition. No one has ever dared to put them into practice. Christians and individuals 19 . Social situation in India is so dangerous and horrible that it appears that such a society cannot exist in the modern and civilized world. we think that Pakistan is the most unsafe and dangerous place for women in the world. The number increased to 4835 in 1990. The world knows India as the largest democracy of the world. In fact they want to hide their real face from the international community. No meeting of the international organization of civil and political rights can be conducted without its participation. In 1961 dowry was banned through legislation. Sikhs. Perhaps it is a feature of Hindu society to rape women. NGOs (non-government Organizations) working for foreign funders have even forgotten the fact that Pakistan is our identity and a reason of our existence. but these treatises merely remain documents without proper enforcement and are not more than fairy tales. Today after a period of 15 years any one can guess quite easily that the figures will never be less than 100 000. According to research and advocacy groups working in India. The Indian public is also an expert in hiding these heinous crimes. But apart from this paperwork the real situation in India is entirely different. It is involved in the massacre of many innocent Muslims. If we look at the international press and listen to international broadcasting agencies. The number of women who become a victim of this obnoxious rite is increasing. Nevertheless the practical scenario is contrasting. India is a failed country and is committing state terrorism. The number of women who were burnt alive for Sati and for not bringing the desired dowry was 2209 in 1988.

and wants to keep them in perpetual slavery and control like they have done with Kashmiris. India is the only country in the world which is a victim of hypocrisy of its own rulers. but on the other hand. Freedom movements are working in seven north-eastern states of India. in some parts of India dozens of individuals commit suicide due to hunger and deprivation. Almost daily dozens of people are killed by state terrorism and aggression from fanatics. In the same way there is a minority killing riot in every part of India. The Indian government is not willing to give them independence. Perhaps. and the freedom fighters attack on Indian army and commit terrorist attacks in different parts of India. 20 . democracy and equality for its citizens. it preaches and claims fundamental freedoms. On one hand.belonging to different other religions and faiths in India.

India had absorbed 538 princely states out of the total 565 states under the Indian control till that time. over two-third of Kashmir was forcibly annexed by Indian forces. Failing to reconcile to the existence of Pakistan and cherishing the fond hope of its re-absorption into Indian dominion. but all the time strived to weaken Muslims by corroding it from within. These callous acts failed to deter the Hindus from sowing seeds of permanent antagonism between Pakistan and India. by March 1949. Despite many hurdles created by the Hindu leaders. This led to a bitter and prolonged quarrel between the two communities. Muslim population in the Indian subcontinent was only 22%. While it was a question of survival for the Muslims. This can be gauged from the fact that at the time of partition of India. To consolidate the Indian dominion. Hinduism reluctantly submitted to Muslim rule. At the time of Partition. Hindus never reconciled to any meaningful integration with generous Muslim culture and population. Pakistan¶s geographical frontiers had yet to be 21 . Hindus became natural allies of the British and both went all-out to destroy social. When the British captured power in India. upsurge for gaining independence was too great and beyond human control. there was deep-rooted antagonism. The Hindus¶ deep-rooted hatred got accentuated when the Muslims opted for a separate homeland. educational. In spite of MA Jinnah¶s loud protestations. cultural and religious heritage of Muslims. Hindu cultural values and religious sentiments were respected and preserved. the provinces of Bengal and Punjab were deliberately partitioned while Kashmir was allowed to accede to India. India¶s insatiable greed to gorge as many states and her menacing attitude towards Pakistan made the latter wary and worried. Behind apparent public cordiality. Many Indians regarded the creation of Pakistan as a tragic mistake that could still be corrected or reversed. Break up of Pakistan and its absorption within the fold of Indian Union had become the national goal of Congress leaders. When the Kashmiris rose up in revolt. Benevolence of Muslim rulers of India and their patronage to high caste Hindus resulted in failure to assimilate Hinduism into the fold of Islam. for the Hindus it was matter of preventing vivisection of so-called Mahabharata. Throughout the 1000 year rule of India by the Muslims.Partition of India The first brick of Hindu-Muslim antagonism was laid when Muhammad Bin Qasim raised the banner of Islam in Sindh in 712 AD and tens of thousands of lower caste Hindus and Buddhists suffering under the tyrannical rule of Raja Dahir. Notwithstanding the aspirations of the Muslims of India. the idea of a separate Muslim state was repugnant to Indian Congress and hence unacceptable to them. Muslims were always looked down upon as defiled and polluted and treated as intruders by their Hindu fellows. embraced Islam. Indian leaders worked hard for the dismemberment of Pakistan soon after its inception.

these hopes have so far remained an elusive dream. Unfortunately. Very few states in the world started with greater handicaps than Pakistan did on August 14. human tragedies. The 1980s saw rise of the Hindu fundamentalism in India. and vowed to establish Hindutva (the Hindu code). when Ayodhya Mosque (or Babri Mosque) was pulled down and it was demanded that a temple be erected at the same site. After a lapse of over six decades. continued to hurl threats and saddle Pakistan with knotty problems to prevent the toddling state from standing on its own feet. It was without a Constitution. As if these settling problems and the hanging evil shadow of Mountbatten and Radcliffe were not enough. mass carnage of the Muslims by the Hindu-Sikh combine. It was expected that rather than beating war drums and sinking into the bottomless ocean of arms race. our leaders remained tied down fighting the battle of survival and identity. They refused to accept the creation of Pakistan with good faith. and instead strive to live as peaceful neighbours. Hate phobia and age-old prejudices in the two neighbouring countries have not died down. it is rather not possible for the present younger generation to think about the complexities and difficulties faced by the pioneers of Pakistan at the time of independence. Their pent-up anger and hatred against Indian Muslims was physically demonstrated in 1992. Indian hawkish leaders kept scheming to fragment rest of Pakistan. Given their common past spread over centuries. it was not less than a nightmare. There was no certainty that Pakistan would survive its traumatic birth. Militant Bharatya Janata Party (BJP) government in India that captured power twice. For those who lived through that difficult and troubled times of history and personally experienced the turmoil. leaders of the two countries would concentrate on the well being of people through mutual cooperation and support. 22 . Hindus continue to view the Muslims as destroyers of Hindu culture and for mutilating mother India. and to settle all outstanding differences on the basis of justice and fair play. its armed forces were scattered and without proper weapons. civil servants and other administrative and technical hands were in the midst of migrating from India. repeatedly voiced its wish to reunite the subcontinent and to annex Azad Kashmir by force. Their hostility cast perverse shadows across its path. Hindu leaders in their quest to re-unite India. In struggling to create a state structure in the chaotic environment of partition and an early war with India on Kashmir. Pakistan¶s horizons became clouded with hostile acts of its neighbours in the east and the northwest. After tearing Pakistan into two in 1971.determined. It was without a seat of government or an administrative structure to enable it to exercise its sovereignty. Large scale state sponsored massacre of Muslims in Gujrat took place in 2003. 1947. its political and economic systems were completely disrupted and the communication system had broken down and needed a serious overhaul. and the Hindus¶ abominable Bania mentality. The Indian Congress is no less antagonistic towards Pakistan and has taken no concrete steps to control the growth of Hindu fundamentalism threatening all minorities in India. it was hoped that the two countries after having won their independence from the brutal British rule would close the chapter of suspicion and aversion.

Muslims in Occupied Kashmir were killed like stray dogs and women brazenly raped. They ignore that thousands of innocent Pakistanis have died as a result of ongoing RAW sponsored acts of terror in various parts and main cities of Pakistan. They do not recall the deep wounds they have consistently inflicted upon Pakistan without any sense of remorse. Indian Muslims are looked with suspicion and treated shabbily. 2010 that Indian Muslims were untrustworthy since they are loyal to Pakistan. antagonism will prevail and hope for peaceful co-existence will remain elusive. injured or even abused. As long as India is ruled by self-serving vicious Brahmans. Muslim minority (13%) in India feels marooned and fearfully watch the growing Hindu fanaticism. 2001 in which not a single parliamentarian was killed. but Indian leaders have not forgotten the incident and refuse to recommence composite dialogue. On the slightest pretext. While the whole nation demanded for blood of Pakistan on mere suspicion. Indian armed forces rushed towards their western border and remained in a menacing mode for ten months. Shiv Sena Chief Bal Thackeray stated on the 12th of January. Hindu scalawags fan communal riots and kill tens of Muslims. Glimpse of Indian deep-seated antagonism was seen on the occasion of a terrorist attack on Indian parliament on December 13. This kind of frenetic fury and war mongering were again seen in the aftermath of 26/11 attacks in Mumbai. which finds no place for the Indian Muslims unless they adhere to Hindutva and agree to join the ranks of Sudras (untouchables). 23 . Over one year has elapsed. These riots in India have increased rather than lessened with the passage of time.

Quaid-i-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah tried his best that the Congress¶ Brahmin leadership should assure the protection of the rights of the Muslims by admitting the separate identity of the Muslims. The British and Hindu critics admit the transparent role of Quaid-i-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah with regard to the establishment of Pakistan and the division of the sub-continent. but it was not ready to accept the Muslim League and the Quaid-i-Azam as representatives of the Muslims. the Muslims refused to accept anything less than Pakistan which was established due to their democratic struggle. The day will be very bad for the politics of the country when the sequence of learning and holding discussion will close among the political parties of India. who were usurping their rights. Sectarian riots occurred on a daily basis. After a three-day meeting in Simla. the BJP proved that the 24 . Jawaharlal Nehru and Patel is also part of the history. He proposed to form a state where the Muslims could not only lead a peaceful life but also could establish an Islamic. After the decision. It is conceded that the biased attitude and discriminatory treatment of the British and Hindus against the Muslims forced the Muslim leadership and public to the establishment of a separate country. However. Thinker of Pakistan. Jaswant Singh is also a bigoted nationalist and against the establishment of Pakistan like other Indian leaders. the Congress used to cause the commotion of insult across the country. Owing to the continuous refusal of the two-nation theory and insistence on the joint nationality. which was not tolerated by the narrow-minded. Maulana Abu Al-Kalam Azad later admitted that Patel and Nehru had accepted the separate state of Pakistan on the basis of misunderstanding and their untrue consideration that it will fall in the lap of the Congress and India like a ripened fruit due to economic and financial problems. keeping in view the conspiracies of the Hindus against the Muslims. Jaswant Singh said that the matter he wrote in the book was part of the history and he has not committed any sin by writing the book. extremist and anti-Pakistan and anti Islam parties ± the BJP and the Congress. BJP chief Raj Nath Singh announced to expel Jaswant Singh from the party.Congress responsible for division The Bahartiya Janta Party (BJP) expelled former foreign minister Jaswant Singh from the party for appreciating the Quaid-i-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah in his book 'Jinnah. The stubbornness of Gandhi. he accepted the right stance and historical struggle of Quaid-i-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah on the basis of historical facts. At the time of the division. democratic and welfare society by publishing and disseminating the Islamic teachings and their ideas. Partition. the Hindu-Muslim riots occurred due to this inflexibility and Muslim enmity. Before it. India. By expelling its 30-year-old loyal leader from the party. Independence' while the Congress workers expressed their anger and hatred by burning a thousand copies of the book. Allama Iqbal presented the idea of a separate country for the Muslims in the united India.

analysts and the public. cultural and diplomatic relations. tolerance. economic and military hegemony bad and see every evil in Pakistan. Bias. they should learn a lesson from the result of Jaswant Singh. but also some media anchors end their talks by appreciating India in each program. They should see that no such treatment was meted out to the devotees of Gandhi in Pakistan. No one opposes them. atomic weapons and missiles every time to fight against India¶s mischief. India¶s Brahmin leadership and the Hindu mentality is the same even today which was six-seven decades ago. India is not the opponent of the existence of Pakistan and both countries can cross the stages of progress by improving economic. We should prepare our horses. then there is no need for the atomic program. The extremist BJP could not tolerate it and awarded severe punishment to its old leader by expelling him from the party. Iran and Afghanistan is our enemy. 25 . Indian war preparations. From one point of view. narrow-mindedness and hatred was expressed by burning thousands of copies of the book of the former foreign minister preaching secularism and tolerance. Jaswant Singh has given short weight in his book and he practically tried to prove that the establishment of Pakistan was the result of the historical mistake of Jawaharlal Nehru and Patel while admitting the services and role of Quaid-i-Azam. the great Muslim leader and creator of Pakistan. If it is established that India is not a threat to Pakistan. Even today writings are not only being published in favour of India and the Indian leadership with facelessness. latest weapons and so much army because no other neighbour among China. Khan Abdul Wali Khan¶s book against Quaid-i-Azam was made public. are busy beating tambourine that India and Pakistan should not let the Kashmir issue become a hurdle in the establishment of pleasant and mutual relations. some Pakistani writers and India-frightened politicians. had reduced. aggression through excuses. According to their viewpoint. Former prime minister Mian Nawaz Sharif. intervention and sabotage attempts are the proof of the fact that India is hell-bent on effacing Pakistan. The end of Jaswant Singh is a lesson for all Pakistani leaders. A few of them do not consider India¶s political. Unfortunately. conspiracies and aggressive designs. has also pinned hopes on India that they should promote trade and economic relations without solving the Kashmir dispute. If the compromised people singing the songs of India¶s democracy. secularism. missiles. The water terrorism is also a link of the chain so that the Muslim state should be turned into barren by building dykes on the rivers of Pakistan. anti-Pakistan negative propaganda. chief of Muslim League (N). intellectuals. he negated the political vision of Quaid-i-Azam and the Muslim¶s struggle for a separate homeland. enlightened moderation and international importance have some sense of honour. who are totally ignorant of the stimulants to the establishment of Pakistan and Pakistan Ideology.Hindu mentality had neither changed even after 62 years nor enmity against the Quaid-i-Azam.

What will be the mental condition of the innocent children whose father died in front of them a few hours ago and then their unfortunate mother became a victim of the worst kind of violence and was forced to burn alive with her dead husband. These children were holding banners which said: µbuy us¶. Some so-called human rights institutions do their utmost to declare Pakistan a failed state. a district in the held Kashmir. They were between the ages of 8 to 15 and were being sold for five to twenty thousand rupees. According to Indian newspapers a wife was forced to be burnt at the pyre of her husband after his death. Some commentators think that Indian democracy is famous throughout the world and the condition of human rights is exemplary in India.Exploitation of children and women National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) is an official human rights body of India. Lives of children and women in India have assumed such a horrible shape that in some parts of India the 26 . hundreds of children were brought to be sold in the local market for human trade. According to an estimate. These children are also sexually victimized which has conveniently been overlooked by the Indian government. Had this incident taken place in Pakistan. The girls were so much affected by the incident that they became unconscious. 80% of these children were girls who were traded for money. The investigatory commission was informed by the 15 and 12 years old daughters of the unfortunate family that their mother did not want to die and she was not willing to be burnt alive at the pyre but their uncles beat her and forcefully put her on fire. However. The children sold here were not only Muslims but also belonged to Hindu families. Factory owners prefer to employ young children in India and use them as cheap labour. This ritual is known as "sati" in India and is widely practiced among Hindu community all over the country. Nevertheless. According to reports from the Human Rights Commission of India. the bleak picture of Indian children's poverty comes from an official Indian source and cannot be set aside as a work of prejudice or propaganda. They force them to do hard work and give low wages without any other incentives. No one from the village came to rescue her. Some would have declared society responsible for it and some would have targeted religion. more than eleven thousand young children are abducted daily who never see their parents again in their life time. almost 60 million children are put to rigorous child labour which is unimaginable in a civilized society. the situation on ground speaks otherwise. The victim families were of the view that they were forced to sell their children due to poverty. Furthermore. Indian government instead of paying attention to the report has ignored it. In Odhampur. After the incident both of the girls were unclaimed. the so-called champions of human rights would have raised lots of hue and cry. These incidents take place regularly in the biggest democracy of the world. but all of the institutions remain dumb and silent due to their own vested interests. It has revealed in its report that young children are tortured in India which is a matter of embarrassment for the country.

27 . The economic giant of South Asia does not look at the cancer of human trade.selling and buying of children has become a ritual. The worst kind of human rights violations take place in Indian occupied Kashmir and the main victims are unarmed civilians and innocent youth that are victimized due to their religions. Particularly women and children are treated in the most horrifying manner. This ugly blemish on the Indian face is a proof of its hypocritical policies.

Hindu-Muslim riots are the order of the day. She wants to maintain her dominance in Asia. Due to the cruelties of the extremist Hindu organizations. India. There are 175 rebel organizations in Occupied Kashmir and in the north-western states. More than 800. uneducated and simply declare that it wants to dominate Asia in spite of all its sins. 39 in Manipur and 36 organizations in Assam have been fighting for their freedom and independence. They martyred thousands of Muslims during the demolition of the Babri Mosque in 1993.000 Sikhs murdered since 1984. Hundreds of churches were torched. highly prejudiced. Economists tell us that in the future. Priests were burnt alive. The Hindus along with the Sikhs killed about one million Muslims at the time of partition. 5.000 Christians had been killed in Nagaland since 1947 and 250. India has many faces.000 Christian families were severely tortured in Orissa. devoid of any human rights. May these fanatic Hindus learn that instead of dreaming of a greater India and spending 320 billion rupees annually on weapons and army to teach Pakistan a lesson. to avenge the 1000 years of slavery. imperialist. demolition of Babri Mosque. clever and cunning.7 million fanatic workers of the extremist Hindu organizations have made the lives of religious and cultural minorities¶ as miserable as ever. Its foreign 28 . India should give freedom to the Kashmiris and recognise Pakistan and spend the country¶s money on the welfare of its citizens. Her GDP today is 1. The rate of her industrial growth is over 9 percent annually. India uses any fair or unfair means to remain in the headlines ± be it the Golden Temple case. 2500 of them were burnt alive. She has recently been in the headlines of the world media because of the terrorist attacks in Mumbai city in November 2008. war-monger. 40.000 Muslims were killed in Gujrat carnage. movements for separate homelands have been going on in 22 states of India. About 300. which is the highest in the world after China. but still being portrayed as the worlds¶ largest democracy and the second fastest growing economy after China or for her extreme poverty. India would be the second biggest power of the world after China. More than 1. to occupy Kashmir forcefully. the burning of Churches in Orissa. instead of claiming to be the biggest democracy of the world. No civilized person can even imagine what India has been doing with her religious and cultural minorities.The real face of India India claims to be the biggest democracy of the world. Maoist rebels have captured about 40 percent of India giving hard time to the Indian military forces.000 Indian troops have been fighting against them.2 trillion dollars. the murders of Indira Gandhi or Rajiv Gandhi. She is the 12th biggest economy of the world.000 Muslims were martyred in the Kashmir valley. to crush the freedom movements and to enslave the cultural and religious minorities. 200 million untouchables have been compelled to live a life worst than that of animals. Recently. Their homes were looted. riots in Gujrat. should call itself an extremist. It would not only benefit billions of her own people but also all the people of the region and the whole world. The conditions of the 270 million Muslims are even lower than that of the untouchables. More than 100.

latest intercity transport system. However. It is believed that because of its vulgarity and boldness. 400 million people in India are illiterate. 40 million of Indian children do not go to schools and 30 million of them live on footpaths. 3. and 580 million of them are Indians. 10. This number is the largest poverty population in the world. There are 42 million people suffering from AIDS/HIV and 5. One has already reached home. Their demand is there all over the world.4 million Children die every year. The Indian film industry is the second largest film industry in the world after Hollywood in The United States. There are 200 million patients of TB in the world and 3. 2006 million people of the world do not have access to basic hygiene and sanitation. and 200 million of them are Indians. and 380 million of them are Indians. The historical buildings. and other sites of tourism attract tourists from around the world. Foreign investors are getting no new opportunities for investment. Developing motorways. India spends 32. 960.5 million of them are Indians. 70. especially the Taj Mahal.25 million of the peasants commit suicide every year and 1. 580. India still has more than 450. 525.61 million of them die every year. Indian films have enchanted the viewers all around the world.3 million people of the world are dying of hunger.reserves amount to 262.325 million armed. India has 1.293 million paramilitary forces.306 billion dollars which rank fifth in the world. Its appetite has still not been filled and it is continuously buying more weapons and recently purchased three latest AWACS planes from Israel. 1.600 women die every year in the world during pregnancy.6 million people out of its 1. busiest airports and seaports point to the country¶s economic development. There is no multi-national company which doesn¶t have an office or a factory in India.000 of them are Indians.21 billion people of the world don¶t get clean drinkable water.155 million reserve and 1. and 78. one aircraft carrier and 60 atom bombs.2 million women are being killed every year because of dowry related issues.7 million of them are living in India.2 million Children are victims of mal-nutrition in India. About 1. Thousands of IT specialists.7 billion dollars on defence annually. with all these glaring figures. and 200 million of them are Indians. it would leave Hollywood far behind. engineers and economists are graduating from the universities and contributing towards the country¶s development. that is the highest illiteracy rate of the world.2 billion populations living below the poverty line. 1260 fighter planes. India¶s Information Technology (IT) industry is at the highest point. along with 3978 tanks. 29 . fastest railways. Its shopping centres and industrial zones are at par with those in Europe and America.

While praising Pakistan¶s role for the solution of this problem. First of all. He announced to start a new chapter in the Indo-Pak relations on the basis of tolerance and mutual trust. It is India¶s policy of double standards that it wants to have friendly relations with Pakistan when she is also conspiring against this country. History proves that this never happened. It started with indiscriminate killing of refugees. If we look back at Pakistan¶s relationship with India. she rebuked the Muslims in Delhi¶s Red Fort because she felt that their slogans in her favour were not full of zeal. The Congress government of India wants to make Pakistan its market place without solving the basic issues.000 soldiers are there in the held Kashmir and it has also built fences along the Line of Control. The story of Indian atrocities on the Kashmiris is quite long. The Indian Prime Minister is talking about friendship but at the same time is maligning Pakistan everywhere. the son of the ruling Congress party¶s Sonia Gandhi. Pakistan faced and foiled the conspiracies of Congress even with little financial assets and small army. the Gandhi family had been dominant in Indian politics since the very beginning. India spread a network of conspiracies and used some nationalist Balochi leaders to separate Balochistan from Pakistan. It again wants to make Pakistan a target of its 30 . not a super power. we see that India¶s ruling party. Pakistan was refused its share in ammunition and assets. Congress. This miserable state of Pakistan gave the Congress leaders a chance to chant that Pakistan would soon beseech India for reunion. This just goes to show that India itself is involved in state terrorism. they rather always wanted to harm it. Indira Gandhi was so full of hatred that when she was doing her best to break Pakistan.Role of the Gandhi family Rahul Gandhi. The European Union has described The Occupied Kashmir as a horrible paradise and criticised India. They claimed that the division of India was unnatural. They did not want to develop relations with Pakistan because they believed that Pakistan wouldn¶t survive for long. But the Congress failed miserably. Congress started its plans to eliminate Pakistan soon after its creation. yet it wants to impose its decisions on others. claimed that the Gandhi family not only got freedom from the British for India but also divided Pakistan. The Gandhi family sowed the seed of hatred towards Pakistan and Muslims. Although India is a nuclear power. The spokesman of Pakistan¶s foreign ministry described it as an intervention in Pakistan¶s internal affairs and an attempt to destabilise Pakistan. Even then it had failed to stop terrorism. That is why their leaders never accepted Pakistan. they say that India backs away from its promises. In fact. This he says was a big success of Congress. The people of India call Mr Gandhi µBapoo¶ and µMahatma¶. Its 700. People of both the countries realise the need of better relations. had always been conspiring against Pakistan. but India¶s policy of double standards is at its highest point and it has started anti-Pakistan activities. His statues are fixed at many places. Its agenda is to stop Pakistan from developing at any cost.

31 . Now when confidence building measures are being taken and negotiations are being held. May our nation understand the Indian designs and think about our country¶s security and safety.´ What does it mean? This is India¶s flagrant policy of hypocrisy. ³The credit of breaking Pakistan goes to my family.destructive activities and terrorism. Rahul Gandhi of the Gandhi family says.

Shudars and Chamars as Dalits. Sanjay Gandhi married a Sikh girl. especially a Kashmiri pundit. Therefore he was entitled to be the prime minister. 32 . Sonia gave birth to two children ± Rahul and Priyanka. Nehrus are basically a high caste of Kashmiri pundits. Sanjay had one son ± Vrun. Only those can be Jews who are born in Jewish families. Sonia. People of lower castes can do nothing but serve the people of the higher caste. his daughter Indira Gandhi became the prime minister of India. They consider it as their fate and live a life of miseries. Only the Hindus of high castes have the right on all resources there. The highest caste in India is that of a pundit. But Sonia Gandhi is standing on a high pedestal not only as a leader of Congress but also as a member of the Nehru dynasty when in fact the Nehru family and Kashmiri pundits had come to an end four decades ago. The so-called secular Hindus have now started calling Maleechs. Manika. Later. On the other hand. Sanjay Gandhi died in a plane accident when Indira Gandhi was a prime minister. People of other faiths cannot convert. jobs and posts in bureaucracy and other blessings are the right of the people of higher castes only. Feroze Gandhi died in youth. The only qualification to get all these luxuries is the birth in a higher caste. but others cannot convert into this religion. But despite this change of name. who was studying and working in London. this so-called Nehru dynasty has been occupying the biggest political party of India. Feroze Gandhi was a Parsi and Indira belonged to Hindu religion. Indira Gandhi was killed and thus Rajiv Gandhi accidentally came into politics and became the prime minister of India in his mother¶s place. The same thing is there amongst the Jews. Jawahar Lal Nehru was a pure Kashmiri pundit. According to the history.The fall of Nehru dynasty India is such a society which has been wallowing deep in the filthy mud of caste system for centuries. her son Rajiv Gandhi became the prime minister. who has no personal electoral constituency. Even today. a Parsi can be a Parsi only by birth. being Kashmiri pundits. and became µIndira Gandhi¶. the poor Dalits leave themselves at the mercy of circumstances. On her death. who was the prime minister of India. Congress. luxuries. It means a Parsi can change his religion. Feroze Gandhi. After completing his education and graduating as a pilot Rajiv Gandhi remained away from politics and started flying a plane in Indian airlines. Indira married a Parsi gentleman. People of other faiths cannot enter their religion. are in the hands of the party leader Sonia Gandhi. and his widow Maneka had to leave the prime minister house because Sonia Gandhi and Maneka Gandhi were not on good terms with each other. The first prime minister of India Jawahar Lal Nehru was a Kashmiri pundit. Rajiv Gandhi married an Italian Catholic girl. Later on. Indira Gandhi gave birth to two sons ± Sanjay and Rajiv. The strings of the puppet Manmohan Singh. appointed her son Sanjay Gandhi as her successor. Indira was his only daughter. Now the Gandhi family calls itself the Nehru family although Indira married a Parsi and her son a Parsi married a Catholic Christian. Mrs Indira Gandhi. all the facilities. In the meanwhile.

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But they have held on to the moral high ground. The search for Naxalite cadre leads to severe harassment and torture of its supporters and sympathizers. only to find herself under armed guard in a nearby hospital with no visitors allowed and denied the right to travel to Delhi for treatment. these insurgents represent one of the few forms of resistance from villagers and hill tribesmen against the inequities of continuing feudal structures and the encroachment of global corporations ± backed by the state ± that treats them as awkward impediments to mining plans. for all the vociferous passion of its journalists and activists in calling the powerful to account. And yet. India¶s civil society looks on in abhorrence at what is widely seen as a fullblown war against the poor. the dispossession of land. basic education and development. gang rapes and.India ignoring its citizens Despite criticism by civil society and the free press. Home Minister Palaniappan Chidambaram announced another massive offensive across five states. a 28-year-old woman from Gompar village in Chattisgarh who says she witnessed security forces murdering nine of her neighbours in October 2009. Under the broad brush moniker of Maoists or Naxalites. and was herself shot in the foot in front of her two small children. and the villagers under their control often find themselves unwillingly excluded from health services. confidently claiming it would target only insurgent leaders. & the vicious paranoia of murdered journalists in Sri Lanka. thanks largely to a state response that has been unremittingly heavy-handed: special forces operations. forced encampment. etc. India appears self-critical. the overall impression is of voices screaming into a vacuum. her case might just be heard. She tried to file a complaint. This has been happening to Sodi Sambo. With Amnesty International and the Supreme Court wading in. the state¶s continuing violent campaigns against Maoists go unchecked Along with the plethora of venomous remarks against China. the chopping off of children¶s fingers and other body parts. ± all accompanied by tales of extrajudicial killings. The Naxalites can be brutal. A couple of troops might even be reprimanded. Even the government-appointed council of experts had to conclude that: ³Often any individual who speaks out against the powerful is dubbed a Naxalite and jailed or otherwise silenced through state oppressions. we have to take 35 . Nowhere is this feeling more evident right now than on the issues of insurgencies from Maoists and other left-wing forces raging through India¶s poorest regions. Since no journalists are allowed anywhere near these war zones. the arming of vigilante groups. for some despicable reasons.´ Those who try to report these crimes find themselves bundled away to police custody ³for their own protection´.

his word for it. This brings us back to the issue of freedom of speech. In India. Nor does the government fear the opprobrium of the international community. ³when we allow the media such freedom to criticize us?´ Too often. however. When it does try to justify itself. if not for moral reasons. The failure to listen means the government is losing not just the battle of hearts and minds. but even the physical fight on which it has focused its efforts. ³How can we be authoritarian. The Naxalite issue shows up a yawning chasm between what civil society says and what the government does. The editor of one leading news publication admitted that the media¶s efforts were having ³no political impact. It has made governments acutely conscious of legitimacy. which many in the US military felt was a war fought and lost on the evening news and in the pages of Time Magazine. then at least for its impact on operational effectiveness. there seems to be a scant concern for legitimacy in the anti-Naxal campaign beyond flagrant attempts to silence witnesses and bar journalists and activists from affected areas. In 2009. 319 security forces were killed compared to 219 Maoists insurgents± an extraordinary tally given the discrepancy in each side¶s resources. this took centre stage in Vietnam war.´ the government can protest. however.´ The most pessimistic conclusion to draw is that free speech in India only serves to strengthen those who flout other articles in the constitution. tired of a system that stands so apart from the moral conscience embodied in its academics. In the west. Or we can be more optimistic. The fact is that any number of exposes on the wrongs of this campaign has little or no impact on voters with so many other issues and allegiances to consider. which is preoccupied with winning India¶s support in Afghanistan and salivating over her enormous defence budgets. the only victory of expression is its freedom to exist. in whose name the brutal price of progress is paid. 36 . and also its implications for military strategy. That thinking has led to embedded journalism. and take heart in the strength of ideas to gradually permeate through generations of leaders. military Public Relations (PR) departments ± even dedicated You Tube channels ± which seek to ³sell´ the campaign back home and abroad. journalists and ordinary citizens. One of the key lessons of modern counterinsurgency is that you have to take the voters ± and therefore the media ± along. rather than its power to effect change. Militaries have long struggled to balance the rights of a free press with the risk that they might record something that damages its credibility. activists. the government hides behind the argument that the Maoist are impeding economic development that could improve the lives of the poor ± ignoring studies that show this model of development may have actually increased the number of poor by 100 million.

Farm suicides From 2006 to 2008, Maharashtra saw 12, 493 farm suicides. That is 85 per cent higher than the 6,745 suicides it recorded during 1997-1999. That was the worst three-year period for any Indian state ever
The loan waiver year of 2008 saw 16,196 farm suicides in the country, according to the National Crime Records Bureau. Compared to 2007, that¶s fall of just 436. According to economist Professor K. Nagaraj who worked in-depth on farm suicide data says, ³The numbers leave little room for comfort and none at all for self-congratulation.´ There were no major changes in the trend that set in from the late 1990s and worsened after 2002. The dismal truth is that very high numbers of farm suicides still occur within a fast decreasing farm population. Between just the Census of 1991 and that of 2001, nearly 8 million cultivators quit farming. A year from now, the 2011 Census will tell us how many more quit in this decade. It is not likely to be less. It could even draw that 8 million figure as the exodus from farming probably intensified after 2001. The state-wise farm suicide ratios ± number of farmers committing suicide per 100,000 farmers ± are still pegged on the outdated 2001 figures. So the 2011 Census, with more authentic counts of how many farmers there really are, might provide an unhappy update on what is going on. Focusing on farm suicides as a share of total suicides in India misleads. That way, it¶s ³aha! The percentage is coming down.´ That¶s silly. For one thing, the total number of suicides (all groups, not just farmers) is increasing ± in a growing population of India. Farm suicides are rising within a declining farm population. Two, an all-India picture disguises the intensity. The devastation lies in the big five states (Maharashtra Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh). These account for two-thirds of all farm suicides during 2003-08. Take just the big 5 ± their percentage of all farm suicides has gone up. Worse, even their percentage of total all-India suicides (all categories) has risen. Poor states like Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh have been doing very badly for some years now. During the period from 1997-2002, farm suicides in the big 5 states accounted for roughly one out of every 12 of all suicides in the country. From 2003-08, they accounted for nearly one out of every 10 suicides. The NCRB has farm suicide data of 12 years. Actually, farm data appears in its records from 1995 onwards, but some states failed to report for the first two years. Hence 1997, from when all states have been reporting their farm suicide data, is a more reliable base year. The NCRB has also made access much easier by placing all past year ³Accidental Death & Suicides in India´ reports on its website. 37

The 12-year period allows us to compare farm suicide numbers from 19972002, as how they turned out in the next 6-year period from 2003-2008. All 12 years were pretty bad, but the latter six were decidedly worse. Reading a µtrend¶ into a single year¶s dip or rise is misleading. Better to look at 3-year or 6-year periods within 1997-2008. For instance, Maharashtra saw a decline in the farm suicide number in 2005, but the very next year proved to be its worst ever. Since 2006, the state has been the focus of many initiatives. Manmohan Singh¶s, Prime Minister of India¶s visit to Vidharbha in 2006 brought the ³Prime Minister¶s Relief Package´ of Rs. 3,750 crore for six crisisridden districts of the region. This came atop Chief Minister Vilasrao Deshmukh¶s Rs. 1,075 crore ³relief package.´ Then followed the nearly Rs. 9,000 crore that was Maharashtra¶s share of the Rs. 70,000 crore central loan waiver for farmers. To which the state government added Rs. 6,200 crore for those farmers not covered by the waiver. The State added Rs. 500 crore for a one-time settlement (OTS) for poor farmers who had been excluded from the waiver altogether because they owned over five acres of land. In all, the amounts committed to fighting the agrarian crisis in Maharashtra exceeded Rs. 20,000 crore across 2006, 2007 and 2008. (And that¶s not counting huge handouts to the sugar barons.) Yet, that proved to be the worst three-year period ever for any state at any time since the recording of farm data began. From 2006-08, Maharashtra saw, 12,493 farm suicides. That is nearly 600 more than the previous worst from the years 2002-2005 and 85 per cent higher than the 6,745 suicides recorded in the three-year period from 1997-1999. The same government was in power, incidentally, in the worst six years span. Besides, these shockingly higher numbers are emerging within a shrinking farm population. By 2001, 42 percent of Maharashtra¶s population was already urban. Its farmer base has certainly not grown. So was the loan waiver scheme has been useless? The idea of a waiver was not a bad at all. And it was right to intervene. Most of the specific actions were misguided and bungled. Yet it could also be argued at the relief the waiver brought to some farmers and the suicide numbers of 2008 could have been a lot worse. The waiver was a welcome step for farmers, but its architecture was flawed. A point strongly made in this journal (Oh! What a lovely waiver, March 10, 2008). It dealt only with bank credit and ignored moneylender debt. So only those farmers with access to institutional credit would benefit. Tenant farmers in Andhra Pradesh and poor farmers in Vidharbha and elsewhere get their loans mainly from moneylenders. So, in fact, farmers in Kerala, where everyone has a bank account, were more likely to gain. (Kerala was also the one state to address the issue of moneylender debt.) The 2008 waiver also excluded those holding over five acres, making no distinction between irrigated and non irrigated land. This devastated many struggling farmers with eight to 10 acres of poor, dry land. On the other hand, West Bengal¶s farmers, the giant numbers of small holders below the 5-acre limit, stood to gain far more. Every suicide has a multiplicity of causes. But when you have nearly 200,000 38

of them, it makes sense to seek broad common factors within that group. As Dr Nagaraj repeatedly pointed out, the suicides appear concentrated in regions of high commercialization of agriculture and very high peasant debt. Cash crop farmers seemed more vulnerable to suicide than those growing food crops. Yet the basic underlying causes of the crisis remained untouched. The predatory commercialization of the countryside; a massive decline in investment in agriculture; the withdrawal of bank credit at a time of soaring input prices; the crash in farm incomes combined with an explosion of cultivation costs; the shifting of millions from food crop to cash crop cultivation with all its risks; the corporate hijack of every major sector of agriculture including, and especially, seed; growing water stress and moves towards privatization of that resource. The government was trying to beat the crisis ± leaving in place all its causes ± with a one-off waiver. In late 2007, The Hindu daily carried the sorry result emerging from Dr Nagaraj¶s study of NCRB data: that nearly 1.5 lakh peasants had ended their lives in despair between 1997 and 2005. Just days later, Union minister for agriculture Sharad Pawar confirmed those figures in Parliament (Rajya Sabha Starred Question No. 238, Nov, 30, 2007) citing the same NCRB data. It is tragic that 27 months later, the paper had to run a headline saying that the number had climbed to nearly 2 lakh. Mocking its victims, heckling its critics and cosmetic changes won¶t make it go away or help the reality fade away!

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False claims of secularism
The modern world looks at India as a beacon-house of South Asia due to safeguards provided to freedom of expression in its constitution. Its founder and an important political figure Jawahar Lal Nehru writes in his book ³Discovery of India" that ³Tolerance is practiced in the circle of Indian unity regarding rites and faiths of people and difference of opinion is welcomed.´ But his speech made on 23rd February 1956 is quite important which he delivered in the Indian parliament while talking about Hindu extremism and militarism:´ We Indians have a distorted personality. We talk about non-violence, our great culture and civilization but our manners and social behaviours have deteriorated enough that we cannot call them civilized." Most of the political parties of India, be it All India Congress the ruling party or Bhartia Janta Party (BJP) currently the main opposition party, bear the same stamp. Due to their hypocrisy, India is in quite an uncivilized condition so far as the freedom of expression as referred by Jawahar lal Nehru is concerned. A famous Pakistani Film producer, Hassan Zaidi who was working on a film with famous Indian counterpart Mahesh Bhatt, could not get a room in a Mumbai hotel as Pakistanis and Bangladeshis were not allowed to stay in that hotel. The manager of the hotel stated that most of the hotels do the same as both Pakistan and Bangladesh were suspected of being involved in Mumbai bomb blasts. The treatment of India with Pakistanis and Bangladeshis is quite deplorable. India claims to be the biggest democracy of the world and loses no chance to accuse Pakistan. But its own face is quite ugly. It is despicable the way it has banned Pakistanis and Bangladeshis from staying in Mumbai hotels or guest houses. In any case, this makes one thing clear that India is not a well-wisher of Pakistan. Accusing Pakistan for the terrorist attacks in Mumbai in 2008 further has made it obvious. At one hand it shows such attitudes to Pakistanis but on the other hand some of our artists feel it an honor to work in the films or TV shows of the neighbouring country. But the way they are treated there is an open secret now. Although India wants to enjoy amicable relations with the SAARC countries but its practical behavior is quite different. It¶s hypocritical attitudes have made one thing clear that its attitude towards the SAARC countries is based on biases and prejudices. Every year at the occasion of the SAARC meeting it claims to make the Organisation an effective forum for the prosperity and welfare of the SAARC countries. But in reality it does not want to have friendly relations with any country. Indian attitude towards all SAARC countries, be it Maldives, Bhutan, Sri Lanka, Nepal, or Bangladesh, is prejudice oriented and it has not yet recognized Pakistan¶s existence. Mistreatment with the Pakistanis and Bangladeshis is normal for India. Due to its clandestine activities and dangerous intentions anything can be expected. If a country like India which claims to be the torch-bearer of democracy lowers itself to the negative strategies what remains behind? There is no doubt that Pakistan has done its best to extend a hand of friendship with India but all of its efforts ended in smoke due to India¶s extremist and stubborn 40

it must be paid in the same coin. It has become an important feature of Indian politics to use religion as a tool for political motives. All India Muslim League. Hence in 1976 a constitutional amendment was introduced to add the word secularism as the state dispensation. it was thought necessary to construct its society on the basis of secularism. secularism was welded to the preamble of the Indian constitution but on the other hand Indian political life was deeply wedded to religion and Hindu beliefs. SAARC countries should learn a lesson from Indian attitude towards Pakistan and realize that all efforts of peace. It is not merely a matter for film producer Hassan Zaidi. The Mughal kings left deep imprints of religious tolerance on the Indian soil that resulted in an atmosphere of religious unity.attitude. Maharashtra. At one hand. What a contradiction between its claims of democracy at international forums and its actual practice. Bihar and Andhra Pradesh which had political objectives on the basis of religious extremism. In other words. the whole SAARC film industry should take notice of such treatment to their citizens in India. In the modern era it appears that the concept of secularism is affecting its real spirit by changing into a dynamic force. Vishwa Hindu Parishad. As a result secularism remained merely a slogan whereas the non-secular aspects are consolidated strongly. the same concept was regularly nourished. All of them should suspend their diplomatic ties with India. and Rashtaria Sewak Sangat (RSS) have been constructed 41 . Indian politics is drenched in religiosity: from elections to the allocation of ministries all matters are settled on religious grounds. religion is taken as a private affair of citizens and not of the government and the state. during the British period the English rulers promoted sectarian politics for their political interests. India is revealing its horrible face in Kashmir by indulging in criminal activities against the Kashmiris. Practically speaking. At one hand secularism means to provide religious groups equal opportunities and freedom of faith and worship but on the other hand it also demands the state to be above all religious belief and faiths. It is the need of the hour that Pakistan and other SAARC countries should take a stern stand at the prejudice of India to improve the situation with its immediate neighbours. Its apparent demands are different from the practical ones. As India was a multi-religious society. Indian political life bears a deep stamp of religion. After the independence of India. Sectarian riots were frequently erupted in the Indian states of Gujrat. Later on. They adopted the policy of "divide and rule" which further strengthened roots of sectarian politics in the entire region. It is mere futility to expect a better attitude from India. Since ancient times. The controversy over Ram Janam Bhomi and the destruction of Babri Mosque are some glaring examples. The Government of India Acts of 1909 and 1919 were to incorporate the Muslim demand of separate electorate and the two nation theory ultimately led to the division of the Indian sub-continent. Many political parties of modern India like Akali Dal. international agreements and reconciliations with India will be futile. After the political division of the country. a secular constitution was adopted in India but the sectarian trends got even stronger and entered in political and social spheres.

Shromati Akali Dal. To serve their political ends using religion has become an important tradition of Indian democracy. 42 .´ The theory of secularism in the Indian constitution is nothing more than paperwork and its practical demands have assumed different shapes whereas the true face of Indian secularism is fading away. THE absence of any condemnation of the vandalism of the demolition of the Babri Masid on December 6. 1992 and December 27. R. Now-adays the tenure of collision governments is not determined by the majority views rather it is based on the unity of the religious problems. Such evidences show that the classical form of secularism is almost non-existent in India and its politics and it has become impossible for the state to play its impartial role amongst all religious communities. However. The criterion of votes is not the candidate¶s ability but the related religious identity. We can find a proof of amalgamation of religion in politics in the general elections of the parliament of 1977 when the Imam of Jamia Masjid of Delhi appealed to the Muslims of the country to vote for Bhartia Janta Party (BJP). such as All India Muslim League in Kerala and Akali Dal in Punjab. On the basis of the growing nexus between the modern politics and religion it can be said that religion and politics are indispensable now. Religion has always been playing an important role in politics of the different Indian states. The same trend is making it impossible to attain the non-religious role of democracy and national unity in India and the concept of sectarian democracy is getting popular. So great was the sense of outrage from the Muslim community in India that the Indian Prime Minister and the Central Government said on December 7. These parties try to solve problems of a particular religious sect by using their political might. who has written many research articles on Indian secularism. Sometimes one thinks that without appeasing these parties there is no proper future for the political governments. Ambedkar added to the same theory when he said: ³This concept of Hinduism is so vast that it encircles all aspects of life from birth till death. Moreover many religious based parties of central and regional nature Like Arya Samaj. Donald Smith. Rashtaria Sewak Sangat (RSS) and Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) have always influenced practical politics of the country. All India Muslim League. Anglo-Indian Association. Apart from it he also declared his full support to Indira Gandhi in the general elections of 1980 and asked the Muslims to vote for Congress. has raised an important question to the Indians due to the rising influence of religion on Indian politics: ³Is India really a secular state?´ The Indians have to answer this question realistically if they want to be considered responsible citizens that say and believe the same thing. Dr. B.on the basis of religious beliefs and preachings. 1992 that the mosque would be re-built. during the controversy of Ram Janam Bhomi and Babri Mosque Shankar Achariya of Kashi tried to seek a peaceful solution and played an important role between the two sects but miserably failed. The religious base is playing an important role in determining key trends of the Indian voters. 1992 was a conspicuous aspect of the Ayodhya verdict of the Allahabad High Court. Prime Minister VP Singh¶s government was the best example.

After holding that the area beneath the central dome of the erstwhile Masjid must be allotted to Hindus because of their faith that lord Ram¶s place of birth was there. The judgment is bound to create a burning communal problem in India. 1992. two-thirds to the two Hindu plaintiffs and one third to the Muslim plaintiff by metes and bounds.The Ayodhya judgment of the Allahabad High Court made no note of the vandalism of December 6. On the other hand. (as the demolition in 1992 did in favour of the Hindu plaintiffs).77-acre site was vacant land. the court said that the remaining area of the disputed site should be divided. The test of the soundness of the court¶s verdict is this: assuming the correctness of the High Court¶s findings that the area beneath the central dome of the mosque was the birthplace of Lord Ram or that the Masjid was built over the ruins of a temple in 1528. for the judgment will be seen as the court¶s condonation and legitimization of a place of worship having been vandalized. and the areas covered by the Ram Chabutara and Sita Rasoi should be allotted to the Nirmohi Akhara. 43 . as if the disputed 2. would the court have ordered a division and partitioning of the disputed site in the manner it has directed? This could have been done only by the Masjid of 500 years being brought down to create a vacant site ±± which clearly would have been an impossible direction. It will leave simmering resentment in the Muslim community. if the Masjid had not been demolished and had remained on the site. legalised and legitimized the 1992 demolition. the court would first order the restitution of the pre-exisiting state of affairs. The judgment. as the decree of the court proceeded on the basis that there was no Masjid on the disputed site today. it took the demolition as a fait accompli. It is an elementary rule of justice in court that when a party to a litigation takes the law into its own hands and alters the existing state of affairs to its advantage. therefore.

we do not claim to be the champions of virtue either. as noted by some American leaders. for he placed his readiness for talks in the context of Pakistan being able to create an environment conducive to negotiations. however. India tends to adopt a moralistic and intellectually superior tone. the Pakistani political leadership had been engaged in a major effort to convince New Delhi that it was sincere in its desire and efforts to cooperate with India with the common objective of confronting extremists and other internal and regional problems. With those that are bigger and more powerful. while the Indians continued to rebuff these offers. however. It was. None of this. Of course. The Pakistanis kept pleading for the resumption of dialogue. New Delhi would engage in a comprehensive dialogue aimed at resolving the differences and issues that have plagued ties between the two South Asian neighbours. With her smaller neighbours. and in some cases. The Mumbai terror attack in November 2008 angered the Indian government. the most remarkable thing was the near unanimity with which the Pakistanis not only condemned the Mumbai attacks. His pronouncement neither accompanied nor followed any move to re-engage Islamabad in a meaningful dialogue on all outstanding issues. however. expected that with the restoration of a democratic dispensation in Pakistan and with virtually all major political parties committed to establishing a friendly relationship with India. In fact. she does not hesitate to take off its gloves. deciding thereafter to suspend the dialogue with Pakistan that was understandable. Instead. Since then. Delhi declined to respond to the roadmap for resuming talks that Pakistan had conveyed to Indian officials. it did not indicate anything new. Even the expectations raised at the Gilani-Singh meeting in Sharm El Sheikh in 2009 were snuffed out when Manmohan Singh¶s colleagues publicly expressed their misgivings. but also acknowledged that their country needed to take concrete steps to assuage India¶s anguish. about not setting preconditions for the dialogue had raised fresh hopes. However. Singh¶s statement in October 2009 in Srinagar. Then again. appears to have had much impact on the Indian establishment and politics. as well as his own visit to Washington in later days. there have been our own faults and follies. in 1971 India committed aggression in East Pakistan and during the capture of Kargil in early 1999. This led many to believe that Prime Minister Singh¶s remarks in Srinagar were merely meant to coincide with US Secretary Hillary Clinton¶s visit to Pakistan. that have contributed to our failures and losses. The Indian foreign minister ridiculed 44 .India¶s hostile attitude The past 63 years have shown India¶s tendency to throw its weight about and browbeat its neighbours. more than the Indian machinations.

at least in the Indian subcontinent´. however.even the offer of back-channel exchanges and diplomacy. Instead. But while it conveyed hostility and belligerence. This does not mean. According `to some observers. coming from an administration that had publicly expressed a desire to promote Indo-Pakistan normalization and to work for the resolution of the Kashmir problem. It was then that realization dawned on the Pakistani leadership that the country¶s repeated requests were becoming demeaning. The Indian army chief¶s latest statement in which he spoke of his army¶s capacity to fight a two-front war evoked great surprise and disappointment. that we can dismiss these claims as mere rhetoric or unfounded. the US appears to have gone along with Indian allegations. This was strange. agreeing to inject into the US-India joint statement a provision ³to work jointly to deal with terrorism emanating from India¶s neighbourhood´. especially Siachen and Sir Creek. There could be more evidences of the increasing inclination of the Indian forces to have a role in the India-Pakistan equation. much less wage two wars against two neighbours simultaneously. with the Indian army chief Gen Kapoor remarks that ³the possibility of a limited war in a nuclear overhang is still a reality. a more visible role for it is in order. Instead of pressurizing India to reduce its presence in Afghanistan and ceasing to stir up trouble in Balochistan. but also as a potential counter-weight to China. what is required is a dispassionate analysis of what these signals indicate for Pakistan and sensitizing our friend¶s to Indian actions. No less important could be the growing influence of rightwing parties and religious groups that want India to adopt more nationalist policies vis-à-vis its neighbours. Another important factor is the newfound confidence acquired from the special relationship that the US has so eagerly conferred on India. What has been particularly annoying is the failure of the Obama administration to act on its seemingly wise policy pronouncements during the election campaign. not only as its strategic partner. This statement exposed American hidden relationship with India. The Indian armed forces have gradually come to believe that given the growing challenges that India faces both domestically and on its frontiers. we must not show undignified haste towards that end. While we must not be distracted from the objective of seeking a peaceful resolution of our differences with India. his words were neither realistic nor achievable as India does not have the military capability to successfully initiate its much-heralded µcold start¶ strategy. 45 . India appears to have raised the ante. there has been a slow but perceptible change in India where an increasing numbers are reported to have insisted on being more than merely a µhearing¶ on issues relating to Pakistan.

If the Indian leadership and the people want friendly relationship with Pakistan. They refused to give Pakistan its due share in the assets and created the Kashmir issue only to destabilize Pakistan. It is our right and our duty to express our anger against the former Indian president¶s bragging. It is due to these different identities that the British rulers agreed on the separate electoral system in the subcontinent. We share with each other neither a common culture nor a common history. a sort of confederation can be worked out in the next fifty years. why can¶t there be a confederation between Pakistan and India?´ The Indian leader¶s statement that a confederation between both the free and autonomous countries can be established is ludicrous. The fact is that millions of the Muslims in the subcontinent sacrificed their lives and honour for the creation of Pakistan and founded a separate state on the basis of two-nation theory. ³If the hatred between Russia and America can come to an end. Muslims have always known Hindu¶s anti-Pakistan mentality and its imperialistic designs. The proposal of handing over Kashmir to the UN is in the interest of Kashmiris. the Muslims and Hindus could not come closer to each other. Will there be some improvement in the miserable state of the Muslims if there are friendly relations between India and Pakistan? We believe that there will be no improvement. India¶s proposal to keep the Muslims out of their majority areas is not only unacceptable but also against Pakistan ideology. our rulers should keep in mind the miserable state of Muslims before adopting a policy of friendship towards it. India and Pakistan. Brahman leadership had accepted the 3-June formula with a wishful thinking that the newly created Islamic state would not survive long. India accepted that. thank God with determination of the people of Pakistan. but Quaid-i-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah rejected the idea. Even after living together for centuries. if Germany can unite again and if the European Union can become a confederation. this country is not only standing on solid ground but also has become a nuclear power. Lord Mountbatten longed to be made the governor-general of Pakistan and India. they must first give importance to the solution of the Kashmir issue because neither can the relationship be improved nor can durable peace be established in South Asia until the Kashmir issue is resolved. Therefore. The notice boards like µMuslim water¶ and µHindu water¶ at railway stations and at other public places prove that both the nations had and have different identities. We separated as the result of a historic and evolutionary process. There was no justification for partition if we had to establish a confederation with India. But. 46 .The myth of confederation They talked of a federation and a confederation even in 1947. According to a former president of India Abdul Kalam. Both Pakistan and India cannot resolve the Kashmir issue without the consent of the Kashmiris. India has come to the negotiation table with the sole purpose of improving its own economy by ensuring a smooth flow of gas through a pipe line in Pakistan.

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It is called Naxalite in English because it is named after a village in Western Bengal. Indian rulers quite stubbornly declare that both the Naxalite and Maoist movements are Pakistani sponsored. In Hinduism some people are declared to be inferior because they were born to lower families despite the fact that they are same in physical identity. in India. Naxal-body. These outcast and deprived people then organized themselves and demand an independent state and greater autonomy. It has established a parallel government in the county. The areas of Andhra Pradesh. and feudal of the victims get united to start a rebellion for a separate homeland. The area of Chhattees Garh is the centre of Maoists. In the past. Naxalite movement was initiated as a result of the mistreatment of poor local farmers by the landlords but now it has spread in every corner of the country. The upper class Hindus declare the lower class Hindu as untouchable and lower them from the status of humanity and basic dignity. they accuse Pakistan¶s intelligence agencies for the Naxalite movement. The Naxalite movement is one such movement. one can find. Western Bengal. It is nothing less than a nightmare for the Indian police and army. frame and face. Bihar. 49 . Peoples War Group and Maoist groups are leading the separatist movement. In 1970 the Indian army started military operation against these villagers demanding rights and autonomy and forcibly crushed the movement. It¶s a matter of gratification for Pakistan that there is not a single separatist movement here. It has become a second nature of the Hindus that they think whatever happens in their country is backed by Pakistan. 2750 people lost their lives in 2006 during the fights between the separatist groups and the Indian army.The separatist movements From Kashmir to Assam. The movement ended but was fragmented into groups. Sometimes the elders. The exact number of separatist groups in India cannot be estimated but they are an outcome of the repulsive caste system and mistreatment with minorities. The same groups are again active now in the form of a bigger movement. The movement originated from that village in 1967. According to a Delhi-based South Asia Terrorism Report. efforts were made on the instigation of foreign powers to divide Pakistanis but the whole Pakistani nation was organized against such threats besides all superficial differences. Jhar Khand and Orissa are mainly the centre of this movement. India has tried off and on to get rid of these separatist groups but they are getting stronger with the passage of time. chiefs. The separatist movements in India gave birth to such groups which did not demand a separate country but had created immense problems of law and order. Therefore. Mumbai blasts and any other mishap happens on Indian soil. All these areas are replete with poverty and misery. Almost every individual of these areas is a member of these organizations. several separatist movements trying day and night to get rid of the Indian occupation and to establish their own separate states. Now they play key political role in formation of local and central governments. and share other traits.

The Naxalite Movement
In twenty two provinces of Northern India freedom movements are active and resisting Indian control and Military might. The freedom fighters attack the Indian army and are involved in militant attacks on military forces. The Naxalite Movement is one key among them. Its centre is the under-developed rural areas of eastern Bengal. According to a report published in 2009, twenty two districts of the twenty states are under control of the separatists. It comprises of almost 40 percent of the Indian Territory. Its total area is more than 92000 square kilometers and about 20000 armed people live there who are giving military training to another 50000 rebels. That is why the Indian prime minister declared this move a threat for the solidarity of India. Apart from the Northern states Orissa, Jhar Khand, and Chhattees Garh, located in the eastern side of Bengal, the South Eastern states, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu and Kerala and the small but thickly populated states of Nagaland, Manipur and Mizoram between Bangladesh and Burma are also guarded by the Brahman imperialists of India. All these provinces are like forts. People living in these areas are neither willing to recognize themselves as Hindus nor are ready to bow down before the Brahmans of Himachal Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh. Hence there is perpetual tension between the government and the freedom fighters. An encounter between the law enforcing agencies and the freedom fighters is a routine matter in Indian politics. In 2004, in an encounter between the Naxalite rebels 1639 persons were killed including the police, Para-military forces and the rebels. The number of skirmishes in 2005 was fewer but the death toll was much higher than previous years. There was comparative peace in 2006 but in 2007 the death toll rose to more than 2000. According to a report, the Naxalite movement is spreading rapidly in the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. The difficult terrain and the thick forests of the state provide heaven for the Naxalite rebels to hide and launch terrorist attacks. Apart from the states of Jhar Khand and Chhattees Garh the Naxalite rebels are already active in the state of Assam. Due to their activities security personnel, police, and the para-military forces move like an army convoy. The same strategy is being adopted in Andhra Pradesh which has frightened the state police to great extent. Hence the security personnel and police are busy in saving their own skin. As a result the control of Andhra Pradesh has fallen in the hands of the Naxalite rebels. The Naxalites are instituting their own courts as they did in Assam, Manipur and Mizoram and making it sure that their rule is established there. They are also busy in extending their influence to Uttar Pradesh through Nepal by collaborating with the Maoist rebels. What will be the fate of India? It is too soon to predict that how long India will sustain and protect its present boundaries and resist such freedom movements. However, keeping in view the attitude of the Brahmans towards the lower caste Hindus, it can be surely said that whatever measures the Brahman imperialists take 50

for Akhand Bharat (united India) dismemberment is its fate. How long it will take depends upon the courage of the Naxalites, Maoists, the Assam Liberation Army and the patience of the slave-like population of backward provinces of India, who not only have gotten their maps and flags printed but also issue their own currency to the desired independent states.

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The Khalistan Movement
Before the establishment of Pakistan, Quaid-i-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah offered the Sikhs equal rights, independence and freedom to look after their religious places if they were willing to join Pakistan but the Sikh¶s so-called Akali leader, Master Tara Singh rejected the offer from the Quaid. He waved his sword in front of the Punjab Assembly in Lahore and provoked the Sikhs for the massacre of Muslims. Master Tara Singh was a Rawalpindi born Hindu whom the Congress projected as the leader of the Sikhs because of his enmity towards the Muslims. Quite shrewdly, the Congress misguided the Sikhs and prepared them for the division of (United) Punjab. When the East Punjab emerged after independence, the Hindu leadership of Congress showed quite a discriminatory attitude toward the Sikhs. Annoyed by the Hindu leadership of the Congress they launched a movement for the establishment of independent Sikh state named as Khalistan. During the Khalistan Movement the Indian government blindly used force and killed thousands of Sikhs. To eliminate the movement of Sikhs the Congress divided Eastern Punjab into three provinces namely: East Punjab, Haryana and Himachal Pradesh. The Sikh movement hibernated for some time, but in 1970 it again emerged as an organized movement. India used a lot of force to control it. Meanwhile the Sikhs declared the Golden temple of Amritsar as the head-quarters for the Khalistan Movement. All of the Sikh leadership including Jarnail Singh Bhindranwala and leaders of the All India Sikh Students Federation were operating from Golden Temple. When the Khalistan Movement was at its peak, the Khalistan Movement leadership was sending out messages from Golden Temple to the Sikh freedom fighters. The Indian Prime Minister Indira Gandhi ordered the army to attack the Golden Temple in 1984. All the prominent Sikh leaders and thousands of other followers were killed in brutal military operation called Operation Blue Star. As a result in the villages and cities of East Punjab the Hindus were targeted and mercilessly killed. The armed Hindu groups also mercilessly butchered Sikhs, their women and children. The world knows how minorities are treated in India. The demolition of Babri Mosque, the construction of Ram Mandir (or Ram Temple), setting churches on fire and the operation in the Golden Temple of the Sikhs and their massacre are the ugly scars on the secular face of India. How can India hide a long list of atrocities like the massacre of Sikhs in the name of Operation Blue Star, killing in East Punjab, the murder of Indira Gandhi and the Hindu¶s efforts to eliminate the Sikhs? Twenty five years have passed since murder of Indira Gandhi, the ex-prime minister of India. She was killed by one of her own Sikh body guards. The main reason of the murder was the operation blue star conducted at the Golden Temple on the 6th June 1984. It was an act of desecration of the most sacred and religious place of the Sikhs. During the operation thousands of Sikhs were killed but the Indian government still treats the Sikhs as the accused. India does not allow the names of 52

the Sikhs who died naturally or unnaturally to get erased from the list of suspicious persons. The very reason it does not allow the Sikhs to live peacefully anywhere in the world, India is afraid of the fact that Sikhs may restart their movement for an independent state at any time and may create more trouble for the country. All these facts expose the realities behind Indian claim of a secular democracy. A huge minority is being spied upon and is regarded anti-India. Thousands of Sikhs were killed after the assassination of Indira Gandhi. The Congress leaders themselves provoked rioters on the roads of Delhi. Since then the Sikhs are living in India as a paranoid minority. The heirs of those who lost their lives in the anti-Sikh riots in 1984 were given one million rupees as compensation on the orders of the Indian Supreme Court. Can this monetary compensation for aggrieved families be an alternative to the lives of the deceased? After their killings at such a mass scale, the Sikhs chose other countries, particularly, Canada as final refuge and also to initiate their activities. But India later started objecting at activities of Sikhs in those countries too. The Canadian government is neither helping them economically or politically nor have the Sikhs established their exiled government of Khalistan there. There is something wrong with India¶s thinking and political system as it looks at every gathering of minorities as suspicious. It should also review its attitudes, state practices and people¶s behaviors towards minorities. What rights and freedoms has it granted to the minorities? The situation in Occupied Kashmir, East Punjab, Chhattees Garh, Maharashtra, and Madhya Pradesh, Eastern Uttar Pradesh, Jhar Khand, West Bengal, Western Orissa and Bihar is a proof of the fact that Indian state has deprived its own population of the fundamental right to live. The western countries talk about India as a secular and democratic country but the reality is very different from the general perception about India. It has just disguised itself in a cloak to safeguard the vested interests of a particular class. The western media does not talk about these facts but India is a failed democracy and is indulging in the acts of terrorism against its own population, especially those belong to the minorities. The extremist Hindus are involved in the murder of millions of innocent Muslims, Sikhs, Christians, and other religious and cultural minorities.

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the power corridors of India are full of murderers. Vohra wrote in his report. It is high time to mention the huge amount of money that was received during the purchase of atomic submarines from Russia. In the same way. the Indian traders and Indian defence experts are always seeking ways to make money. According to an NGO. 4000 coffins were ordered.The ex-union interior minister of India. corruption and other illegal deals during their stay in occupied Kashmir. rulers and the army officers commit. Corruption rate is higher in the Indian army. In spite of the fact that their secrets were revealed. The National Social Watch Coalition. which is devastating the state institutions and the state is fast losing control over them. The claimants of the largest democracy of the world are not even ashamed of the fact that they are not worthy of being called politicians and soldiers. 16. In other words. N. commissions were received in the purchase of guided shells from Russia which did not work during the Kargil war. According to the defence minister.28 percent of the total candidates in the general elections of India were involved in criminal activities. N. Both of them earned millions of rupees by fraud. During the Kargil war a dispute arose regarding disposal of dead bodies of the Indian soldiers. that a mafia network is actively working along with the Indian government. They also take kick-backs in buying and supplying food articles. Likewise. criminals and goons. Indian history is replete with crimes that the politicians. 30 percent of the members of parliament from 35 to 45 years of age had registered cases against them. Two senior generals of the Indian army posted at Kashmir were involved in corruption while buying and supplying chickens to the army. whereas only 650 people were killed and the coffins were made of inferior quality wood in spite of high prices. The Indian army officers are bribed and receive commissions and kick-backs in an arms deal and supply of equipment within the country and abroad as well. Corruption and crimes are not only restricted to members of the Indian parliament but also higher officers of the Indian army and lower cadres are involved in such cases. 55 . which was published in 1995. Every officer is involved in fraud and corruption at every level of rank and position.

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The main aim of Hindutva is to de-track the Indian Muslims and to make them into secular non practicing Muslims.Religious extremism The American Commission for the Religious Freedoms has warned India that its name should be included amongst the list of countries which are involved in the worst kind of violations and crimes of religious freedoms and against their religious minorities. Internally they are constantly making efforts for the same and at the same time they are also trying to exploit Muslims and other minorities to merge them with the Hindu majority. and Orissa. to seek funds voluntarily. But all these clauses are neglected in India. The extremists have not yet succeeded in their aims because their ideas are shallow and baseless. Rajasthan. to publish and distribute relevant literature. ethics. to establish charitable organizations. Bihar. to reserve places of rest according to one¶s faith. Jamat-i-Islami Hind. therefore. to declare holidays. They also demand that recommendations of the Justice Sri Krishna Commission be implemented and the victims of 1992 and 1993 sectarian riots be given justice. therefore no prominent personality involved in such criminal activities has ever been brought to justice. to educate a particular faith or religion at proper places. they must make them realise the importance of Hindutva and force them to convert. along with the guarantees of general security. Justice Sri Krishna has declared the head of Shiv Sena. As the top political leadership is patronizing such acts. The United Nations Charter provides a guarantee to minorities of a country to hold religious gatherings for worship. Sadharshan said that they could not throw the Muslims and Christians in to the ocean. Jamiat Ulema-i-Hind. the extremist leader S. All the socio-welfare organizations of Maharashtra. Any person with common sense cannot accept such ideas. the head of RSS. World Mushaikh Counsel. protest that the Indian government has reduced Muslims and other minorities to the status of second rated citizens. Sadhus and Joggies are ready to take control of the central government in Madhya Pradesh. discipline. While addressing a large gathering of the extremists. to specify places for the same purpose. to make arrangements for the preaching of one¶s faith at local and foreign levels. Rashtariya Bheem Saina and Rights Pune had also demanded to arrest Bal Thackeray. Aima Masajid Council. Many ministers of India are not only busy in increasing sectarian hatred on behalf of Hindu extremist organizations but many central and state government ministers took an active part in violent activities based on religious discrimination. 59 . Bal Thackeray and other four leaders of his party responsible for the Suleiman Usman Bakery firing Case but no inquiry has been conducted against any involved in the firing case. and rights of others. The extremist Hindu leaders have evolved a new strategy to force the Indian Muslims to adopt non-Islamic ways and to adopt attitudes like non-Muslims. including Mumbai. health. Jhar Khand.

Muslims. Prominent Indian scholars and journalists have expressed their concern with despair and said that in the coming years the conditions of the Indian minorities. 60 . BJP an extremist Hindu organization is getting popular day-by-day and its rival secular forces are getting weaker and weaker. particularly the Muslims would not be changed.One of the leaders of Hindutva. the sense of being insecure is rising among the minorities particularly. Praveen Togadia declared Muslims as Jihadis and appealed to the Christians to stand with them against these Jihadis (Holy war) The present Congress lead government is accused of taking measures to support the Muslims. In these circumstances. It¶s a matter of great concern that international community and the international human rights organizations have also ignored this real face of India and its attitude and have allowed its governments to let secularism be smashed into pieces. Sikhs and Christians. In these conditions the Indian solidarity is in great danger.

the thousands of Indian army men and other blood thirsty elements created a war-like situation against the so called terrorists. she was attacked twice and the last attack in Rawalpindi proved fatal. When Benazir Bhutto returned to Pakistan after a long exiled life. Iran was ready to fight with USA. On the statements of Ajmal Qasab. The whole world watched this show live on television. These atta00cks could never prove fruitful without the cooperation of government of Pakistan. It¶s evident now that Indian electronic media started presenting the situation which aims to push the two neighbouring countries to war. therefore. US government wanted to deal with Pakistan the way it had dealt with Iraq and Afghanistan in its so called war against terror. but America did not like it and some undemocratic forces started conspiring and destabilizing the country. the Indian Prime Minister Attal Bihari Vajpai and the interior Minister Lal Krishan Advani made a public request to American President George W.Terrorism America attacked Afghanistan to seek Osama-bin-Laden and Al-Qaida. it dared not to attack Iran despite its warnings. It is particularly noteworthy that the terrorists gathered around the best hotels of Mumbai city like the Taj Hotel and Oberoi Hotel. became the President of Pakistan. Americans provided many facilities to the General Musharraf¶s regime to show the Pakistanis that his government was useful for them and then forced it to work in the interests of America. The main reason of the war is to control terrorism in India and the sixty hour long operation in Mumbai was declared the biggest act of terrorism on Indian soil. the Indian Air Force and Navy could only kill nine terrorists and arrested only one. and two policemen. But at that time General Musharraf was more useful for America. Nawaz Sharif¶s government was toppled down and General Pervez Musharraf was imposed on Pakistan in October 1999. Later on the media alleged that the terrorist act was planned in the neighbouring country and excuses were sought to attack Pakistan. Obroi Hotel and Trident in main Mumbai city. husband of deceased Benazir Bhutto. There was intense exchange of firing and innocent people were killed but all the responsible elements of Maharashtra government. After playing havoc in Afghanistan. The mutual sentiments of hatred and enmity were provoked amongst the peaceful and 61 . It was aware of weaknesses in Pakistani political and governance systems and intended to maintain its control on the country. Almost two hundred people were killed and three hundred were injured at the Taj Hotel. Hence. Some of the prominent figures of the country objected and it was demanded in almost all newspapers of India that Pakistani media should be banned. After the general elections in February 2008 Asif Ali Zardari. In those days. Apparently. The purpose of these attacks was to undermine the country and create chaos. Chairperson of Pakistan People¶s Party. peace and prosperity. Bush and offered their services. The country was deprived of solidarity. the lone survivors and captor of the terrorist attacks.

India is supposed to identify terrorists inside its own country as well as across the borders and must deal with them sternly instead of simply blaming others. on October 31. ex-chief minister of the same province. the People¶s War Group (PWG) and the Maoist Communist Centre (MCC). There is no doubt that Karkare and the two officers ±± additional commissioner of police Ashok Kamte and senior inspector Vijay Salaskar ±± were killed because they exposed that the main culprits of terrorist attacks in India was Bhawa Brigade whose real face remained hidden while the Muslims were declared responsible for those attacks. Naxalites have established their writ running large ±±hundreds of villagers. Abdul Rehman Antolay demanded that the evidence of the honest police officer Hemant Karkare and others be properly investigated. and also banned the Communist Party of India-Maoist (CPI-M). Sadarshan and Praveen Togadiya. After considering whole situation carefully one comes to the conclusion that it was a well planned conspiracy and act of sabotage. Ashok Sanghal. Colonel Prohat. In this context. It is essential to know who is lighting this fire. an experienced. If the Islamic seminaries in the country are watched with suspicion. ³India¶s Maoist rebels are now present in 20 states and have killed more than 900 62 . Recently. Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh declared the CPI-M an unlawful organization. The thief always knows one¶s own crime. South Asia Terrorism Portal¶s report revealed. Sahdvi Pargya and Dayanand Pandey and demanded that he must leave the investigation of the Maligaon. 2009. Maoists intensified their struggle.loving people of the two neighbouring countries.´ India started militia operation against insurgents in Lalgarh tribal region of the west Bengal. Why was it insisted to believe in all the facts relating to terrorism in the light of Ajmal Qasab¶s statement? A native of Mumbai. attacking official installments in the major Indian cities. It is high time we should pay attention on the Indian law and order situation. the New York Times wrote. loyal. The CPI-M came into existence following the merger of the Communist Party of India. it does not matter whether the police knows it or not. It is a fact that Bhawa Brigade has been planning to convert India into a Hindu state and it has been nurturing a particular fascist temperament for the same purpose. Why did Sangh Parivar dislike the statement? Sangh Parivar showed anger when Hemant Karkare revealed the involvement of Praveen Togadiya. Several states such as Andhra Pradesh. terming it a terrorist organization in the wake of fresh insurgency by the Maoist insurgents. On the surface there are flowers but inside there is smouldering fire. Even Karkare was threatened to be killed. In light of the newspaper reports and the information received from certain friends it is evident that Karkare was killed for his honesty and truthfulness. In the eastern regions. prominent and a blue-eyed Congress minister of minorities. ³231 of India¶s 608 districts have been affected by various insurgent terrorist movements«continued to pose serious challenges to the country¶s security framework. it is necessary to watch the activities of the centres closely which are working under the kind patronage of Lal Krishan Advani.

RSS. Indians still have a strong belief in the superiority of their race. more than 2500 Muslims were massacred in 2002 in the BJPruled Indian state of Gujarat. India¶s prime minister met with Naga separatists on March 2. Assam. which have formed the habits and national character of Hindus. are quite different from the other ethnic and religious communities. have been using brutal force ruthlessly against any move to free Assam. massacres. Indian forces have intermittently been employing all the possible techniques of military terrorism. It is notable that historical background and religious beliefs. dominated by politicians from the Hindi heartland. Other minorities of India are also target of Hindu terrorism. wide areas of the country appear to have fallen off the map of good governance. It is unfortunate that the US and the West do not see any threat of the Indian nukes falling in the hands of insurgents. Besides previous genocide of Muslims and destruction of the Babri Mosque. at least 60 Christians have been assassinated in the recent past by Hindu extremists in the state of Orissa. 2008. In addition. sieges. Indian Hindus are followers of Chanakya (Say some thing else and do some thing else). etc. The Naga insurgents began fighting more than 50 years ago. crackdowns. Hindu extremists burnt alive six members of a Muslim family. to maintain their alien rule. Khalistan. Shiv Sina and Bajrang Dal which have missed no opportunity to communalize national politics of India even under the Congress rule. where wars of Independence are alive in one form or the other. terrorists or Communists. VHP. Mizoram. such as curfews. Kerala and Andhra Pradesh. Nagaland. With the backing of Indian officials. These facts have been verified by the misdeeds of Hindu fundamentalist parties like the BJP. Tamil Nadu and Tripura. all Indian regimes in sequence. Violence has continued against the Muslims from time to time. As regards the Indian-held Kashmir since 1947. coupled with the dissemination of Hidutva. targeted killings. these parties have intensified anti-Christian and anti-Muslim bloodshed in the last decade.Indian security officers«India¶s rapid economic growth has made it an emerging global power but also deepened stark inequalities in society. high officials and leaders of the VHP. 63 . though it has already rejected the separatists¶ demand for an independent homeland in northeastern India. Under the mask of democracy and secularism. assaults on Christians and their properties have been executed by the Hindu mobs in Orissa. In this respect. 2010 in an attempt to end one of the South Asian nation¶s longest-running insurgencies. On September 13. Kashmir. the communal riots in Uttar Pradesh killed more than 200 Muslims. The meeting could not succeed because Indias is offering wide autonomy to the group. lawlessness and organized criminal activity. Similarly. BJP and Bajrang Dal ±± as participants. both Human Rights Watch in 2002 and Amnesty International in 2003 charged the ³Gujarat state administration´ for involvement in ³a massive cover-up-of the state¶s role in that massacre´ and pointed out numerous officials ±± specifically ministers. In one of the most tragic incidents in Assam.´ The Maoist militants oppose the ruling Communist Party of India¶s government in Bengal. Regarding that massive genocide. and are acutely susceptible to violent political mobilization.

While Hindu extremists. More alarming point is that Bajrang Dal has also been imparting arms training to its members near Ayodhya. Srikant Purohit along with other army officials. It is now clear that instead of taking action. providing them with the military-grade explosive RDX. which 64 . more than 3000 unmarked graves of the unidentified bodies were uncovered in villages of Indian-held Kashmir. European Parliament strongly condemned India regarding human rights violations in the Occupied Kashmir. Col. which is the genesis of Hindu terrorism. when on April 6. BJP. 2008 that a new phrase has entered the sometimes cliché-riddled Indian press: ³Hindu terrorism´.However. whose chief Bal Thackeray has organized army of hoodlums to beat up any religious minority. Shiv Sena. openly directing the Hindu terrorists to loot and stone any of their shop or house. In Maharashtra. It is mentionable that ideology of Hindu nationalism prevails in every field at the cost of other minorities. a bomb went off. Silence of the subsequent governments on every challenge of Shiv Sena and lack of serious action against Thackeray¶s vandalism have clearly defeated the secular echoes of India. Sources have suggested that these graves include bodies of extrajudicial executions committed by the Indian military and paramilitary forces. and backing separatist elements in Balochistan. Hindu terrorism is on the rise. which is in fact a secular terrorist state. there is a co-relationship of the Hindutva and Hindu fundamentalism. In the last two years. Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) of the Maharashtra arrested a serving Lt. which burnt alive 69 Pakistanis. indicating that they were helping in training the Hindu terrorists. Indian government has been accusing the Islamic organizations in contact with Pakistani or Bangladeshi intelligence agencies in carrying out bomb blasts in Malegaon and other Indian places. non-Hindu communities have lived in constant fear and awe since the advent of the fundamentalist party. In fact. The investigations proved that the militants belonging to the Bajrang Dal were found in the bomb-making and attack on a mosque in Parbhani in 2003. with the backing of RAW have already started a nefarious strategic game in destabilizing Pakistan by creating insurgency in the K-P Province. New Delhi has been using Hindu terrorists to create frenzy against the other religious communities. Shiv Sena. Leaders of the Indian extremist parties. Before thee revelations about Hindu terrorism. VHP and RSS are now pressurizing the Congress regime to release the culprits. This fact could be judged from the recent past. Most dangerous point is that Hindu terrorists with the support of Indian army and their intelligence agency RAW. Col. 2008. would try to get weapons of mass destruction ±± and will use them in the US and major European states in order to show that Muslim radicals or al Qaeda-related insurgents have performed this sinister job. under the new puppet regime in the occupied Kashmir. BBC indicated on November 21. which began on August 12. used in the Malegaon bombings and terrorist attacks in other Indian cities. calling it the latest addition to the media lexicon. Indian brutalities are continuing during the current phase of Kashmiri uprising. ATS further disclosed that Lt. As regard Hindu terrorism. 2008 in the house of Bajrang Dal fundamentalists in Nanded. Purohit confessed that in 2007 he was involved in bombing of Samjhota Express. It is even supported by Indian defence forces clandestinely. Nonetheless.

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It is of the view that such activities are against their culture. and to beat couples violently on the occasion of Valentine¶s Day. Meanwhile the organization Kanya Suraksha Samiti was established with the help of the BJP which is supposed to provide security to the Hindu girls. The court also ordered the police to provide security to the accused boy. The inter-marriages between Hindu girls and Muslim boys was declared as a conspiracy by the Hindus. A new trend of mutual hatred between the different sects will start. The couple succeeded in escaping from the scene with the help of the police on the request of the TV channel officials. If the Taliban type government is established in India. the level of tolerance among the people is declining due to anti-Muslim campaigning of the Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP). its studio was attacked. Shiv Sena is quite popular in the world for its extremism and using religious orthodoxy to promote its politics. some religious organizations of veiled (burqa-clad) women have threatened the music and movie shop owners in Islamabad and asked for a deadline for the enforcement of the Islamic Sharia. The bewilderment of the Hindu extremists can be judged from the fact that the Bhartiya Janta Party has to take back the video documentary when the election commission accused them of spreading hatred in society and the real face of Bhartiya Janta Party has been revealed by this act. the case was then reported to the media. In Pakistan. As a result there is a rising number of Hindu Taliban in the so-called secular country which has given birth to the danger of violent activities. So far as the Christians are concerned. The brother of the accused boy was released on court order of the Mumbai high court. The Hindu groups involve themselves in sectarian violence with such a quick pace that the danger of intolerance and extremist activities in India has risen. It resulted in attacks on 66 . the dwindling trend of Talibanization in the sub-continent has again been refreshed. It also threatened them of dire consequences. the major aim of the extremist Hindus is to prevent their followers from converting to Christianity. The police abducted the elder brother of the boy to pressurize him to produce the girl to the police and her family. As the Hindu Taliban have become active in India. An extremist organization. In Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh) under the state government of BJP the police declined the abduction of the boy but later on when someone had filmed the abduction on a mobile phone. but when a Mumbai based television channel telecasted the statement of the couple. A Hindu girl from Bhopal eloped with a Muslim boy. In India. It attacked the office of Star News channel when Hollywood film star Richard Gear kissed Bollywood Actress Shilpa Shetty during the AIDS awareness campaign. the extremist and violent trends will be promoted in the society and such incidents will increase.The Hindu Taliban In India. Its salient feature is to destroy the pitch before cricket matches between India and Pakistan. Hindu organizations have raised the issue of Hindu girls getting married with the Muslim boys. The anti-Muslim and anti-Christian movement of the so-called BJP has created an environment of intolerance and violence which is enhancing sectarianism.

churches in several states of India. a political analyst has accused the Muslims that they are not patriots because they refuse to sing the Indian national anthem Vande Mataram. Emolia Ganguly. This mocks an international propaganda campaign against Muslims in which they are portrayed as terrorists. All these attitudes are quite obvious proofs of Indian extremism. The so-called secular country must indulge in introspection before accusing others of extremism and terrorism. They are worried that they might become a minority in their own country. The Hindus are in a fix due to the rising number of minorities in India. 67 .

If you don¶t want to see it. and moving out of my sight. It was not because he was known to me or I am an admirer to his paintings. A painter at 90s deserves to be sitting at his home and painting his canvas (rather than living in exile). Ali Murtaza Syed while commenting on the migration of Mr. Aligarh. Will you [complainant] file cases against all of them?´ It is art. In India. I was returning to my Secundrabad office in a bus when it got flat tires.F. ³A painter has his own perspective of looking at things and it cannot be the basis of initiating criminal proceedings against him. The campus was abuzz with the news of his arrival and we rushed from the arts block to the Kennedy Hall. That was when I was an undergraduate student in AMU. It was exactly 1980. it was an important assignment. Now when I realize he will no more be gossiped about in the media as before. new Puritanism is being carried out in the name of cultural purity and a host of ignorant people are vandalizing art and pushing us towards the pre-renaissance era. New Delhi. This again was just a coincidence when one evening I saw Hussain walking with few Professors outside the Kaveri Hostel. I saw a man wearing white Kurta-Pajama complementing the white beard. but simply because he has been such a colourful personality in India and I have practically grown up reading about his activities. Hussain writes: When I learnt that one of the most celebrated artists of India. when I first saw M. he was bare footed! As usual it happens in AMU. his trademark. in 1987 where I was a PhD student. I saw Mercedes Benz very slowly moving by my side. M. My second encounter with MF Hussain was at JNU. and I was enjoying my stroll. In the back seat. I was walking from the opposite side but could not realize who he was. there was a feeling of remorse. when I was on the middle of the bridge. photographs and publications. It was a breezy evening. Since. Hussain had come there to finalize the huge cutouts to adore the front entrance of the geography department. a stream of thought flows my memory lane at various points of my life. Hussain.Talibans¶ triumph Indian courts have tried to educate those who claim to have been hurt. and I had to reach my office quickly and so I decided to walk the bridge over the Hussain Sagar Lake. Suddenly from somewhere. There are so many such art forms in the [Hindu] temple structures. In fact. He was wearing white kurta-pajama and sported long white beard.´ Another ruling says: ³There are so many such subjects. Maqbool Fida Hussain has taken up the nationality of Qatar to escape from the Hindu zealots who have been gunning for his life.´ Mr. Again. One evening after attending a press conference at the Hyderabad secretariat. By the time I realized he was MF Hussain. I saw Hussain for the third time in 1995 when I was in Hyderabad working as a city reporter.F. rang bells into my ears. I saw him driving a car. The only intriguing part of his personality was. This time he had trimmed his beard and had short hairs. such personalities are mobbed by the students and Hussain was no exception. the barefooted man. I saw him waving hands as he was escorted into a car that drove him out of the campus. where his older work greets the visitors. 68 . I had a chance to see him in real flesh and blood. It observes. then don¶t see it.

He didn¶t plan his exile in Dubai and now his citizenship in Qatar. and eventually have to take a foreign nationality. he painted pictures that sold for astronomical sums of money. why not M F Hussain? It¶s the duty of the government to provide security to its national icon. when a Hindi monthly published an inflammatory article on his paintings done in 1970s. I was seeing from the rear glass of the car the image of M F Hussain fading out of my sight. alleging that the artist has hurt the Hindus¶ sentiments. µMy father is older than modern independent India. 69 . Since then his images use to adorn my sight through the pages on magazines and newspapers and I could feel he was there somewhere a part and parcel of the Indian social life. My mind was racing. To this there runs a counter argument. Hussain¶s time of troubles started since 1996.¶ Some have argued that many undeserving individuals in the country have been given red level security. the fact remains that M F Hussain undoubtedly is one of the top most celebrities in the field of painting that India has produced in modern times. I feel I may not be able to follow him as before. There are others who feel that a national campaign should be launched to request the distinguished artist to return home. During British India he painted slogans against the colonial rulers. He didn¶t plan any of this.The car was so slow. How can he work in such a claustrophobic atmosphere? Hussain is justified for his action because it is important at this stage of his life to have a sense of belongingness. The irony is. Now when I realize he has been hounded out and forced to take residence in a city of another country. His life has been charted by destiny. Well that was the last time I saw the man who is called the µPicasso of India¶. searching the memory files to locate this character sitting on the back seat. the Indian Taliban have got the trophy. why should a creative person be living in captivity watched by hosts of security guards. forced to live in exile. By the time I could realize he was M F Hussain. In the simple words. The forces of bigotry and intimidation have won against those who hold liberal views. have to be equally organized if we want to make India an oasis of peace and harmony. In independent India. The painter was harassed by the fanatical mobs. the exhibitions of his work were vandalized. his car sped past me. that I was almost walking with it. This led to a slew of criminal cases filed against him. As a child he struggled to make ends meet. even after being acknowledged so. and about 900 cases filed against him. The magnitude of the protest against M F Hussain suggests the organized and entrenched strength of the Hindutva forces is in this country. This makes me ponder how long those who uphold the secular. he is haunted out of the country. M F Hussain¶s son Owais Husain. it¶s time those opposing such regressive forces. a film maker-writer-painter-rationalizes the predicament of his father. Notwithstanding this. while their counterparts from across the border are busy making the headlines for the newspapers. plural and democratic values will allow such forces to have a free run? How long we may be delegating the responsibility to the government to keep such elements under check? To me.

70 . plural and democratic values that failed to keep its national icon in its motherland. these arguments do not placate those who maintain their distinct line of thought and like to compete with the Talibans from across the border in such matters. It¶s a major victory for them as they have forced M F Hussain to accept a foreign nationality.However. secular. It¶s a real shame for those who uphold liberal.

and it was believed that the sun of his politics would set soon. he thought of using the same recipe which his uncle BAL Thackeray and Narinder Modi had been using. after Raj 71 . under the banner of Shiv Sena. Mumbai is not only a modern developed city with so many factories in it. So this Raj Thackeray. This politics of regionalism and hatred is quite common in India these days. But these days it is his nephew Raj Thackeray who is so prominent in Indian politics. But the politicians these days do not accept defeat easily. regionalism. is in the news again. They beat up the people of other places in Mumbai. It is a mixture of hatred. has been in the forefront in spreading hatred against Muslims in the southern state of Maharashtra in India. No one is there in Indian politics these days except Raj Thackeray. Narinder Modi did the same in 2002 and won elections in Gujrat and now he has formed his own government in the province using his anti-Muslim tactics. The people of a particular region or caste are targeted and tortured. In fact the Samaj Wadi Party won elections due to the people of northern areas. It is strange that sometimes Malayam Singh¶s Samaj Wadi Party wins some seats in Mumbai municipality but his party has not been as successful as Raj Thackeray¶s party. provincialism. Using the Meerathi regionalism like his uncle BAL Thackeray. It is the same Raj Thackeray who rebelled against his uncle BAL Thackeray a year or so before and broke away from Shiv Sena and founded his own party.The Thakurs of India ± the messengers of hate Who doesn¶t know BAL Thackeray? He. rising from oblivion. People from every nook and corner of India come to earn a livelihood in this city of over 10 million and succeed here after forgetting about their religion. Thus Abu Asim and some other people of the Samaj Wadi Party rose against it. And the same family has been following for the last 20 years this quick recipe of torture and hatred for success. Some politician delivers a speech against those targeted people and thus becomes a hero in his own area. but is also known the world over as Bollywood because of being the centre of the film industry. fear and intimidation. The Maharashtra province is in fact the centre of India¶s industrial development and its city of Mumbai is the heart of India¶s progress. About half of its citizens are from northern India who have made this city so full of fun and pleasure. That is why the Samaj Wadi Party¶s leader in Mumbai. His candidates contested the municipal elections in Mumbai but Raj Thackeray was not as successful as his uncle. city and home. When Raj Thackeray was about to fail. in Nasik and in Poona and tell them to leave Maharashtra. Raj Thackeray¶s slogans are: ³Maharashtra is for Meerathis´ and ³O people of northern India get out of Maharashtra´. That is why his party workers have started beating up the people of northern India in Maharashtra. Raj Thackeray would not have found a better victim than the people of northern India to air the feelings of regionalism and provincialism. Nor did his party succeed much as a regional party in the elections in Maharashtra. and then easily wins the elections using the same emotional feelings of hatred and regionalism. Abu Asim. he has been coercing the people of northern India and of other cities.

the influence of Delhi in India is decreasing and the influence of provinces and provincial leaders is increasing. Let us see which way the wind blows in the next parliamentary elections. Only the election results there will tell whether Raj Thackeray succeeds like Modi or not. The political vacuum created by this shrinkage of a national party like Congress is being filled with the politics of regionalism and personalities. the future of India¶s national parties like Congress and Bhartia Junta Party is becoming misty and dark. the influence of the centre on national politics would go on decreasing and that of regional leaders would go on increasing. is a symbol of the increasing provincial feelings in Indian politics. It means that like the last days of the Mughals. and they aim at winning the provincial elections in Maharashtra at the end of this year. 72 .Thackeray¶s attacks on northern Indians. But it is clear that the leaders like Raj Thackeray and Abu Asim have been using successfully this mixture of provincialism and animosity. realized that his Samaj Wadi Party can revive again if he starts talking of the provincial prejudices of northern Indians. like the Gujrati leader Narinder Modi. Raj Thackeray. But it is clear. Both these national parties have now been confined to a few provinces only. No one can tell who will succeed in this tug of war between Raj Thackeray and Abu Asim in Maharashtra. and if the people like Raj Thackeray and Modi continued winning.

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The Indian youth is not ready to get commission in the Indian army. Particularly in Jammu and Kashmir where seven hundred thousand troops are appointed and fifty or sixty soldiers are killed or injured almost daily. which makes Mirage planes. The fear-stricken soldiers either attack their own officers or commit suicide in desperation. Assam. disobedience to the higher officers. Sweden. courage and bravery and high moral grounds. navy and air force personnel are undergoing intense mental stress. When soldiers from different army cantonments get orders to leave for Occupied Kashmir they tremble with fear and no one is ready to go there and fight for the Indian government cause. and other areas. Germany. the Indian army is quite fed up and has begun indulging in crimes and immoral activities during fighting against separatist organizations in Nagaland. Most of the Indian army men avoid being posted in harsh weather zones like Kashmir and Siachen Glacier. the Indian army has completely lost heart and its declining morale is a source of great depression for the Indian government. Apart from Indian Occupied Kashmir. High morale and brotherhood along with high standard of morality are the qualities which distinguish an army from other fighting forces. The Indian army is heading towards a great crisis. In February 1998. having one¶s own way and crimes are rising. & pilots rebelled openly for not getting proper increments in their salaries. They are in the worst situation due to constant fear. Sixty two years have passed since India got freedom and since that time the Indian army has been involved in trying to curb freedom. He 76 . Due to these defence bargains the international defence dealers and agents are attracted to sell and they revolve around the Indian Defence Ministry so that they can bribe the ministry and earn huge profits. but all these elements are absent in the Indian army. It has earned a bad reputation in the arms-purchase scandals throughout the world. Air Marshal Krishna Swami explained that the Wasalt Company of France. France. In Occupied Kashmir. The junior ranked officers sacrifice their own lives to save the lives of their commanders but in the Indian army. technicians. and other areas. Jhar Khand. Tamil Nadu. Its army. Nagaland. It is said that the Panama Company worked as an agent in this deal and bribed many higher officials of the Indian Defence Ministry for this purpose. The deal was signed in the year 2000.Army¶s moral degeneration The basic power of an army lies in its best training. But the contract was over before September 2000. and South Africa. Even the air chiefs were surrounded by their subordinates. The Indian army which has always been an example of moral degeneration is now devoid of best human values and morals. Rebellion incidents have occurred even in the Indian air force at large scale. The Indian army men ask their government why they are being sacrificed even during peace time. India is buying weapons from Israel. got the services of ³Kaiser´ company to investigate the prospects of selling its Mirage planes in South Asia. engineers. rebel and separatist movements in Kashmir. India sought the services of an agent in buying the Mirage 2000 fighter planes from the Wasalt Company of France. America.

Another ex-prime minister of India Narsima Rao was also declared criminal by a court in corruption cases in 2000. the journalists secretly filmed them and. Indian Army is now the most corrupted institution in the region and in most of the cases.S. Another dangerous aspect of the roguishness of Indian armed forces is their close links with extremist groups. and succeeded in victimizing workers of the Tehlka dot com. the Indian Defence Minister George Fernandes had to resign. who was designated the deputy chief of army staff. Dahiya and S. bribe. Two other major generals. officers even senior ones are involved in sexual harassment. Rajiv Gandhi. including RSS. The list of officers facing charges of indiscipline and corruption include Major General B. Mander. majority of them Muslims. selling military secrets. In 2009. 77 . were indicted in two separate cases involving irregularities in the procurement of dry rations for troops posted in Jammu & Kashmir. when the secret was exposed. who was charged with irregularities in the procurement of dry rations. along with another officer of the same rank. Two of their journalists went to the BJP officials as defence traders with plans of selling defence equipments. In 1989.K. and Samjhauta Express explosions in 2007 in which several people. Sinha. Corruption among officers has converted Indian armed forces into rogue forces. who was involved in Malegaon blasts in 2008. the ex-prime minister of India was involved in the kickbacks in the purchase of Bofors Guns for the Indian army from a Swedish company. were killed. ³Bofors´. A glaring example of such links is Lieutenant Colonel Shrikant Purohit. Nambiar and Rana Goswami. K. The government officials not only expressed their interest but also demanded bribery.G. PK Rath. Panama Company ³Kaiser´ which has already accessed the French court in this matter is notorious for these kinds of bargains. a web site Tehlka dot com and a news agency Off Line shook the world by pointing out the defence scandals involving key politicians and several other high-ups of the Indian government. two major generals of the Army Ordinance Corps (AOC). terrorizing and kidnapping people and smuggling weapons. Lieutenant General Avadesh Parkash. In early 2007. Anand Swaroop and S. was the latest in the list of the top commanders found guilty on various charges of corruption after a court of inquiry established his involvement in a land scam in Sukna Cantonment in West Bengal. He was found guilty. who had been the military secretary at the Army Headquarters in New Delhi till recently. faced separate charges of irregularities in the purchase of stores. two lieutenant generals of the Army Service Corps (ASC). were convicted of financial irregularities in a case relating to the Central Command.further said that all legal procedures were adopted for procurement of the planes. While they were demanding inducement. Bajrang Dal and Shiv Sena for targeting the members of minority communities in the country.T. In March 2001.P. S.P. The statement of the Indian air chief further made the matter suspicious. Sahni. It was another story when he was again appointed on the post of a minister. of conspiring to give a no-objection certificate to an educational institution to get land near the cantonment.K.

to be posted on Pakistani borders. who does not believe in nobility of people or institutions. In one case.³Women battalion´ of the army The Indian army has formed a women battalion either due to ³good performance´ of its male troops or out of frustration to strengthen its defence capabilities. Now it appears why RAW makes it a point to use pretty women. They have been recruited directly under the Indian secret service RAW. The women not only hit the Major but also lodged a complaint to the 78 . An army Major who was staying in a hotel of Andaman Islands could not resist women of a touring family and was found peeping from his bath room to the lady¶s bathroom. They have been ranked as constable within the Border Security Force (BSF). the Inspector General of BSF met with the head constable posted on front line. live far away from their homes and are vulnerable to emotional anxiety. it does not matter if some hundred women are posted on border areas in a Hindu society which is devoid of any moral values. who was impressed. They will also perform espionage tasks. Perhaps it is due to the boredom within spies that have to be tackled with aesthetic incentives to make spying operations more fun! First batch of 178 pretty women troops have already been posted on Indo-Pak borders. We hear about sexual exploits and scandals of soldiers and officers on daily basis. Psychologists believe that majority of soldiers in occupied Kashmir are married. He views that people should not be gentle or noble. RAW was bestowed upon the responsibility to form an espionage and sex-ridden battalion for the border areas after due military training. He praised character of front line soldiers especially the women despite the fact that their character had been thoroughly scrutinized before recruitment under RAW. because this kind is first casualty and victim of enemies. Mr Nathu Ram. Incidences of suicide and killing fellow colleagues within the Indian army are on the rise. RAW is notorious for using its strong network of beautiful women for security purpose. Sexual frustration is not a new thing for the Indian army. The present solution to do away with psychological issues is like fighting one evil with another evil. General Kumar recommended posting of women on border areas. Hence. Apparently it is being argued that these women will monitor border movements. This comprises of 300 women soldiers. However. his wife constable Shrimati Birmala Kaur and their three kids on the occasion of holy festival. In recent years we hear strange stories. This family hurled many colors upon the Inspector General. Indian army is trained under ideological teachings of Hindu scholar and thinker Chankiya. The said battalion has been a result of a study mission of Major General Kumar who officially visited Russia to study causes of increasing tendencies of suicide and sexual frustration within Indian army ranks. One of its Major Generals was found harassing a junior women officer and won massive disrepute. the Indian women rights organizations should agitate over such kind of women empowerment.

Indian soldiers are incapable to crush freedom movement of Kashmiri youth. The thoughts of Mujahidin shake their bodies and they go into a psychological comma which is regarded by Indian army psychologists as mental stress and boredom. In fact poverty has reached to such an extent in India that the parents of these 300 women soldiers were ready to send their daughters posted at border areas. Whatever strategy the Indian army may adopt to appease its soldiers posted on Indo-Pak borders and. in occupied Kashmir cannot work. then the chances of life are further decreased.hotel authorities. They don¶t have the courage to confront them. Hindus could not get respect of women even after many hundred years of Muslim dominance. but despite that women have a respectful place that every civilized society reserves for them. Women have to work hard to save their skin. There is no doubt that women today are advancing shoulder to shoulder in every field of life and performing even higher services in some sectors. How can they save lives of other Indian soldiers? If some Mujahid of an orthodox group sees men and women soldiers working together. particularly. They at least should give respect to women to even a lesser extent of being in homes. 79 .

Sixteen other officers were also involved with General Garqbal. the non-Muslim Vice Chief Minister of Occupied Kashmir could not control his agitation. The Indian authorities arrested two Brigadiers on the charges of stealing ammunition. Deputy Commissioner of Indian Army Supply Corps was also one of the culprits. a commanding officer of the Indian army. appointed in Occupied Kashmir are making false accounts of the surrender of freedom fighters to get promotions and rewards. So far. Before the above mentioned scandals. In this work. After the charges were proved. are some other prominent cases of corruption in Indian Army. Contrary to this. One hundred and eight sealed boxes of modern Israeli rifles were brought to Kolkata from Calicut. he was demoted and was sentenced to three years¶ imprisonment. there is a vast opportunity of corruption. The sub-area Commander is responsible for the logistic supply of all the army of his area. Some officers did corruption in buying sauce for the army against whom action was taken.Arms theft and commission mafia India is a big country with the second largest army of the world which consists of more than a million army-men. there has been involvement of the corrupt group of Army Officers in the defence deal of Bofors Guns. Bofors scandal 80 . Major General Graqbal Singh was charged of stealing four trucks of wine. Kolkata scandal and FIR against Defence Minister George Fernandes regarding the purchase of defence system ³Burk´ from Israel with kickbacks.free wine was for the front-line soldiers. thirteen senior Indian officers were arrested on the charges of corruption. The tax. These officers were also involved in taking kick-backs in the purchase of military ration. there have been eight thousand and one hundred court martial cases in the Indian army. He admits that Indian army officers. Indian army has always been involved in efforts of getting rewards by hook or by crook. A Good army is maintained only through good and exemplary discipline. But the army with corruption cannot have good discipline. Ration Scandal. Four brigadiers were also involved in it. The Indian army created so much havoc to grab rewards that Mankat Ram Sharma. It is said that an army is always selfless and it is above monetary rewards and personal gains. Brigadiers Maery Lal Shankar and Ramesh Kumar Varma of Kolkata headquarters were taken into custody on the orders of central Army Headquarters Delhi. Some time ago. But his plan exposed by his own mistakes and the truth came out. after destroying an artificial check-post at Siachen Glacier. Both of them stole ammunition worth three and a half billion rupees from the secret ammunition stock of Kolkata. This most modern ammunition was bought by India from Israel and Russia. it is his responsibility to provide purchase of every kind of ration and transportation for the movement of the army and to conduct construction. Director General Lieutenant General Surrindar Sahni. not only tried to prove it a Pakistani post but also declared it a great achievement. Eight of them were from the army and five from navy. In this area. The Indian defense ministry declared punishment for the Indian general through court martial. Similarly.

George Fernandes¶ stubbornness is matchless regarding these scandals. He earned commission in the import of steel-coffins for the Indian soldiers who were killed during that war. In the purchase of the coffins high ranked army officers also took full advantage. 81 .destroyed the political reputation of Ex-Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi and his image of being ³Mister Clean´ was tarnished at the public level. George Fernandes was at the top of the list among the individuals who made financial benefits from the Kargil War between Pakistan and India.

its free use is not hidden from anyone. issued from the military hospital of India.Deva and R. In the use of liquor. Excessive use of liquor is also due to the fact that it is an important part of the Indian culture. The decline in morality in Occupied Kashmir is a great source of tension for Indian government. It is essential for the development of a country that its army should be highly trained and enjoys good reputation because the prestige of a country depends upon a good army. Rana had to quit their jobs. According to army headquarters.Court Martial of soldiers General Court Martial in Chandigarh dismissed two brigadiers on the allegations of involvement of liquor preparation. instigate them to do so. two out of every thousand officers and eight out of every thousand soldiers indulge in drinking to a hazardous extent. misuse of military intelligence funds. they have to be on duty for several days without break. In India the youngsters are so discouraged from the army that they do not join it even if the commission is offered to them. Official statistics are totally different from it and the number of the soldiers. Due to this habit they have become lethargic and often take arms against each other on petty issues without considering their status. They also commit moral crimes against each other and firing is on top of the list. long duty hours. Many Indian soldiers are reluctant to be appointed in Occupied Kashmir and on high fronts like Siachen Glacier. the army is on top of the list. In Kashmir and in other states. while air force is third. According to a medical Journal. the motives behind it also include being away from home. It is said that apart from the cultural factor. Their drinking habit has risen to the extent that every year a huge number of army men are hospitalized for over-drinking. The circumstances. And surely this can be the fore shadow of greater crisis. has not been mentioned. disagreeable conditions and many other problems. The basic reason of it is their possible appointment in Occupied Kashmir and other separatist areas. They also suffer from moral crimes and accused of being immoral and unethical officers. It has always been lacking moral and military strengths. Jhar Khund and other areas beside occupied Kashmir. the extraordinary and the dangerous situation also instigate them to use excessive wine. issuing false statements. The decadence of its army can be judged from the fact that its soldiers attempt to murder their seniors on one charge or the other. Brigadier R. and getting loans from a private company. while fighting against the separatist of Nagaland. the Indian soldiers are committing different crimes.S. although liquor is used to release tension. India claims to be the torch bearer of democracy and has the largest army of the world. navy is second. The souls of the soldiers tremble 82 . who drink. Its army has never been recognized as a professional and ethical institution.J. Particularly on the events of ³holi´ and ³diwali´. Indian army has always been facing the problems of moral decay but now this decline and institutional deterioration has become intense and visible. Both of them belonged to an infantry division of Braily. because due to long and arduous duty hours they have lost their mental balance. Being disheartened. In this regard the Indian soldiers say that they indulge in these activities to lessen their depression. According to psychologists.

it was told that a large number of soldiers committed suicide on account of some unreasonable conditions. In February 1998. whereas their wives surrounded the office of the Chief of Air force. the engineers. They prefer to resign instead of going to Kashmir front for military duty. Whereas. The soldiers are too terrified that they hide their faces when they hear the name of Kashmir. about 700. On account of it. the image of the Indian army is deteriorating day by day. which is a source of tension for the Indian government. In Occupied Kashmir.when they are ordered to go to Occupied Kashmir from different cantonments. There is always conflict on some matters among the three forces of India. the morale of the Indian army has fallen due to their involvement in immoral crimes. The incidents of rebellion and disobedience have happened in the Indian Air Force on a large scale.000 soldiers are appointed. About fifty soldiers die and many get injured every month. the technicians and the pilots rebelled openly on account of low increment in their salaries. Last year. Not only this but also the stories of negligence and corruption are published in the newspapers every day. 83 .

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Thus India resorts to double talks and maintains double standards. He argued that Gandhi adopted a non-violent strategy against the British because at that time India did not. India believes in bulldozing its way through irrespective of the legitimacy of its stance. refined political institutions and expansive social justice. General V. On the other hand. he openly professed a much aggressive role of India in the regional and international arena. The speech made by General V.P. They keep their real intention well disguised under the cover of a latent scheme (naturally developed in Indian milieu) to determine the real worth and potential of the counterpart. Hence. maintaining that violence was better than cowardice. India has recently undertaken an exhaustive and expensive media campaign to project the country as ³Incredible India´. Malik. This is inbuilt in the Indian Hindu character and can well be categorized as the collective character of the Indian nation. he cherished the leadership of Shri Bhimsen Sachar. India reflects a mindset. In 1947. India disliked the idea of Pakistan (the TwoNation Theory) and has not accepted Pakistan as a reality.The real face of hypocrisy Indian media and political leadership make tall claims and forceful assertions to project India as a secular state where proverbial maxim ³forget and forgive´ remains the fundamental teaching and a predominant practice. possess the force of arms to fight them. When the opposing side is more influential and powerful. This is one side of the picture as they do not mean what they say. the former Indian army chief. Unfortunately their subjective posturing and ambiguous pledges are very elusive reflecting Hindu tricks to cheat others and to take advantage of the situational setting. More than 63 years have passed since Pakistan was created. Gandhi¶s practice in South Africa and later in India during the British rule is a point in case. P Malik allowed Brigadier L. on ³India¶s Strategic Culture and Security Challenges´ at ORF Institute for India was nothing but on exercise in hypocrisy. Indian diplomats and business community while interacting with the foreign counterparts remain submissive and docile showing their well-camouflaged and mock posture pretending to be cosmopolitan and open minded. when dealing with similar neighbours.P. While on the other hand. Surely Indian claims to ³forget and forgive´ are false. Sen to uplift troops to Kashmir to fight the Pakistani µintruders¶. The purpose of such a media campaign is to attract foreign investors and win over the opinion makers of the world. who imbibed secular ethics from Swami Dayanand¶s teachings. Indians resort to non-violent and passive techniques to record their feelings and protests. a philosophy of prejudice and an unending animosity towards Pakistan. On one hand. but India has not forgotten nor forgiven the incident that lead to the creation of Pakistan. and could not. showing his dislike for the double standards and the wastage of public money. The aim is to show India as a fascinating land with established democracy. thereby making it possible to explore wider acceptance for Indian pledges without uncovering 86 .

deep prejudice and discriminations based on creed and status. The world must objectively see the real functioning of Indian democracy (Hindu chauvinism) and discrimination against Dalits. 87 . including Muslims and Christians. invited Pakistan to participate in secretary-level talks in India. The secretarylevel talks took place. but also tends to coerce its neighbours. Hence.the real face of Indian hypocrisy. but sending cheating messages to the world for vested interests is not only immoral and wicked but illegal and devious. Hindu extremism. India decided to resume peace talks with Pakistan and. illegitimate occupation of disputed land. therefore. Will India realize its unjust and irresponsible stance is the multimillion question? India must show magnanimity matching its size. Kashmir and Sikkim. and related genocide. acrimonious political malice. Caste system. human rights violations and above all natural and traditional animosity for foreigners and non-Indians. while keeping the core issues of Kashmir and water terrorism out of focus. Recently. as India showed its double face by maintaining its intransigence to press its irrational demands on terrorism. Maleechh and other minorities. Projection through media is not a bad thing. As an irresponsible state. Indian democracy is actually a fraud in which ³might is right´ is the prevalent law. it would not be out of sync to conclude that India is more irresponsible than being projected as incredible. India not only targets its own nationals. are some of the aspects which represent the real worth of Indian democracy. institutional corruption. India once again managed to sabotage the secretary-level talks and failed to create the environment and resume a composite dialogue. while minorities and non-Hindu communities are denied their very fundamental rights. besides having general feelings of rancour and resentment for non-Hindus. but the outcome was discouraging. with a crude blend of religious hatred. especially.

The purpose of these condemnable activities is to bring Sri Lanka completely under Indian control. Similarly in Bhutan. India blames Sri Lanka for stealing fish. However. Tajikistan. Unfortunately. The agents of RAW openly help the Nepalese rebels and are instigating them to rebel against Nepal. Uzbekistan. The greatest proof of this is that all neighbours of India have complaints against it in one way or the other. due to reforms in Chinese diplomatic policies and a determination to befriend with all its neighbours. Its relationship with Pakistan and Bangladesh are well-known to everyone. India wants to claim each and every drop of water that flows from Himalayan Mountains towards Bangladesh. The agents of RAW want to create instability there too. In Sri Lanka. India will not be able to cause any harm to them by attacking them unexpectedly. It is strange that India has not only the desire to be a member of the UN Security Council but also declares it as its right. These agents have created strong roots in Bhutan because India wants complete control on it. India¶s dangerous intensions are not hidden from anyone. the agents of RAW (Research and Analysis Wing: an elite Indian Intelligence Agency) were working against the Sri Lankan solidarity. India wants to do this by making dams on the rivers. India has embarked on a new ³adventure´ of destabilizing Bangladesh by controlling its water courses. Otherwise Indian relations with China have been the same as with Pakistan and Bangladesh. India tried to swallow up Bangladesh by creating a so called Mukti Bahni in 1970. In the past. India is perhaps a unique country in the world that has never had good relations with its neighbouring countries. Even knowing it that the economy of Sri Lanka depends on fishing. That is why the SAARC countries as well as Afghanistan. there is peace on Sino-Indian borders. India wants to control its neighbours to weaken South Asian fraternity by dominating the regional politics. and Kirghizstan should be aware of the evil intensions. New Delhi could not get any appreciation in Bangladesh. India not only irritates Sri Lanka by violating its sea boundaries but also provides Tamil rebels with arms through these boats. Iran. The evil intensions of India against its neighbouring countries are not hidden. India has become a sign of danger for its neighbours due to its bad intensions and expansionist aims. and the fishermen take away tons of fish. Today there is hardly any human-right organization which has not published commentaries on the Indian atrocities in 88 . The Indian agents are helping the Tamil rebels by providing ammunition to them.Conspiracies against neighbours A Sri Lankan Newspaper ³The Island´ has revealed that almost six thousand Indian boats illegally enter the Sri Lankan ocean. India has started its activities against the Shah of Bhutan. The only purpose is to exploit their markets to boost the Indian economy. After a long period of time. In this way. On the other hand. it is continuously violating the UN resolutions on Kashmir. India has been creating trouble and destabilizing Nepal to gain complete control of that country the way it did in Sikkim.

during his visit to India has clarified that he is not in favour of giving India the right of ³veto´. Regarding this issue. there have been debates in the UN and other notable forums. it will create serious apprehensions and dangers for international peace. but is only in favour of its membership. the Russian President Putin. And the atrocities on Kashmiris and ineffectiveness of UN resolutions have been lamented. 89 . That is why.Occupied Kashmir. If India becomes a member of the Security Council with a veto power.

and Jalalabad have become centres of the agents of RAW. The country which had a long tradition of brotherly relations with 90 . Indian army officers are training young people in Afghanistan. The Indian consulates and training centres of RAW were established in Afghanistan. Along with Indian agents many drug smugglers also enter in these areas and through these smugglers arms. It is not only the responsibility of Pakistan to maintain peace in the region. who will never be well-wishers of Pakistan rather they will act as mercenaries. prohibited literature and many anti-religious and anti-Pakistan materials are brought and spread in the country. If the leadership of these countries does not adopt a responsible attitude the situation of South Asia will be dangerous and peace will not prevail in the region. and the Afghan defence and foreign ministries and intelligence agencies are replete with elements who are Pakistan¶s enemies. We want to tell the Afghan leadership to be aware of the conspiracies and negative propaganda of India. The sooner India and Afghanistan realize it. illegal currency. In the past Indian sympathies were with the Northern Alliance in Afghanistan. the better it is. As a result. the law and order situation is getting from bad to worse. whereas Pakistani consulates were looted and burnt and attacked several times. we find many proofs of Indian involvement and interference in local affairs and its support to militants. The ground reality is this that Kabul. An Indian company named Border Road Organization which is busy in the construction and maintenance of roads in Afghanistan.Destabilizing Pakistan If we analyze the incidents of terrorism in Balochistan and the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa provinces. which did not like to hear the very name of Taliban and Pakistan. Now India is trying its best to increase its influence in Afghanistan. to destabilize the country and spreading hatred against Pakistan by using local tribes and warlords in Afghanistan. The government and elements which took control of Afghanistan after the ouster of Taliban were friends and well-wishers of India. which are always engaged in anti-Pakistan activities. So far as the Afghanis are concerned. India has established its consulates in the southern provinces of Herat. Apart from it. para-military force for its protection and a huge number of Black Cat Commandos have already been sent to Afghanistan. It is the need of the hour that they should restrain Indian activities there as mere usage of decorative words is not enough. Their enmity against Pakistan was quite apparent because they thought that the Taliban were the creation of Pakistan and a symbol of the hegemony of Pakhtoons. India is increasing its forces in Afghanistan quite imperceptibly. Qandhar. Herat. They are busy in destabilizing and committing terrorist activities in the neighbouring country. Jalalabad and Mazar-e-Sharif in Afghanistan. India knows that the resources of Central Asia can only be accessed by road networks. but the other countries must also play their role. Afghanistan is providing the best opportunities for Indian construction companies. they must remember that actions speak louder than words.

Afghanistan and was quite indispensable with respect to religion and region became a stranger for the Afghans. 91 . have been neglected completely and their hospitality and sacrifices have altogether been forgotten. It provides financial aids to the poor Afghanis as an incentive to convert them to Hindu values and beliefs. The new Indian government is spending huge amount of funds & lots of money for this purpose. The Indian government is giving incentives to the Afghan people to give up Islamic values and convert to Hinduism or non-Islamic thoughts. the agents of RAW collaborate with the local traitors and indulge in bomb blasts. who played the role of a host for their Afghan brothers and sacrificed for them. The Muslims of Afghanistan have deep love for Islam and practice religion in their day to day life. In the border areas of Balochistan and NWFP. It wants to desecrate the religious and moral values of Afghanis so that they can be easily turned against Pakistan and against their own true Islamic virtues. In this way India creates misunderstandings between Pakistan and Afghanistan to distort their bilateral relations and consolidate its presence in the region. Pakistan government has also verified that Indian RAW is involved in the incidents of Balochistan. The Pakistanis. India has initiated a pernicious campaign to waylay the staunch religious Afghans. Schools and hospitals are being set up in different areas of Afghanistan to waylay the Muslims of Afghanistan with the help of the Hindu staff. and India has become the patron in-charge of the Afghans. The Congress government in India has started a project of waylaying the innocent Afghan Muslims and to drive them away from religious and moral values. Karachi. and Waziristan.

yet there are clear indications that the Indian intelligence agency RAW is behind the latest terror-strikes in Lahore. Hours after. Just like the past events. Peshawar and Rawalpindi which involved gun battles between the terrorists and the security forces. including three security personnel were killed when a suicide bomber targeted a security forces¶ check post in Mingora. All the terror incidents indicate that RAW has been waging a secret war against Pakistan through its well-trained insurgents who could conduct attacks in major cities despite Pakistan¶s successful military operations against the militants and the death of the renowned militant commanders. huge quantity of explosives has also been used. but creating panic in the city. Islamabad and Lahore. Lahore. ripped through RA Bazaar in Lahore. 2010 some 14 people. India has set up secret training centres in Afghanistan where it¶s military personnel in collaboration with RAW have been imparting training to the youngsters. 13 people were killed in a suicide car bomb at an intelligence building in Model Town. Pakistan¶s various regions have faced suicide attacks by the militants who entered the country from Afghanistan where tentacles of terrorism exist. In this regard.RAW¶s covert war against Pakistan On March 12. Apart from direct suicide events. In this respect. Sometimes. seven low-intensity bombs ± six in Iqbal Town and one in Samanabd exploded. the previous pattern of subversive acts through suicide attacks has also been intensified. exchange of fire takes place between the saboteurs and the security guards. 2009. now militants armed with hand-grenades and machine-guns also come to help the explosive-laden vehicles so as to penetrate the security at the target points. Apart from the previous and latest incidents in Peshawar. in most of the terror-tragedies. By setting aside the atrocities of the Taliban insurgents. purpose is to directly kill the security personnel of our country. either through suicide explosion or through hand grenades. Manawan Police Training Centre in Lahore. causing no fatalities. Besides various terror incidents in Lahore. On October 15. Notably. 16 people. The sponsoring of bomb blasts and suicide attacks in the past. they propagate that Pakistan¶s armed forces are killing its own people. and sometimes. and a perennial wave of terrorism in 2009/2010 ±proves that the RAW has modified its tactics of subversion in Pakistan. In one of the latest incidents. A number of terror events in Pakistan endorse that RAW¶s agents have been acting upon guerrilla techniques. the heart of Pakistan. on March 13. in the last five years. killing 57 people including eight soldiers and injuring a over a 100 people. although Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) claimed responsibility for the Lahore attacks. A few days ago. 2010 two suicide blasts targeting the army. including 12 personnel of the security forces had been martyred in foiling three separate terrorist assaults by killing nine terrorists at the FIA Building. similar tactics of suicide attacks and exchange 92 .

while thwarting a number of suicide missions through pre-arrests. In this connection. the militants who attacked the GHQ on October 10. official inquiry disclosed that RAW was behind that attack. on April 23. terrorists targeted the bus of the Sri Lankan cricket team in Lahore and killed eight people after a continuous gunfire. In fact. capturing five terrorists alive. After eight hours of gun-battle. Punjab Law Minister Rana Sanaulah had stated on the same day that the Indian involvement in ³suicide attacks in Lahore cannot be ruled out. 2009. RAW. Federal Interior Minister Rehman Malik displayed documentary evidence of the Indian use of Afghanistan to create 93 . Pakistan¶s security forces regained control of the police academy. more than 10 terrorists raided the Manawan Police Training Centre. Lahore leaving at least 12 dead. 2009. in the in-camera sitting of the Senate. he would have exposed them. Besides on March 30 last year. UN¶s World Food Program in Islamabad was attacked by a suicide bomber who was wearing an official uniform. on March 3. 2009. Another guerrilla technique of the RAW-trained terrorists is that they camouflage themselves by wearing the uniform of Pakistani security forces so as to deceive the security guards and to get inside the targeted point for conducting their assigned task.of fire took place in connection with many terrorist incidents as the militants reached their targets with the latest weapons. Hence. Now. Khyber Pakhtoonkhwa governor Awais Ghani disclosed that some world powers were trying to divide Pakistan.´ Similar types of terror tactics were applied by the culprits in relation to the Pearl Continental Hotel. In this context. Pakistan¶s civil and military high officials have openly revealed that Indian secret agency. were wearing army uniforms. this fact is known to everyone that Pakistan is the only nuclear country in the Islamic world. with technological support of Israel has succeeded in training the new fugitives who are regularly being sent to Pakistan with orders of destabilizing our country. last year. In this respect. 2010 more than 30 people were killed in Lahore when an explosive-laden Suzuki van exploded near the Rescue 15 building of the police which was completely destroyed. Notably. Israel and India want to weaken it by creating lawlessness for achieving their secret strategic interests. Pakistani officials confirmed that ³grenades and rocket launchers had been recovered´ which were of foreign origin. Afterwards. evaded tight security and killed five people. US. adding that if he were not a governor. separatism in Balochistan and subversive acts in Karachi and Lahore. Israeli Mossad and other foreign agencies are involved in supporting insurgency in the Khyber Pakhtoonkhwa. Pakistan¶s security forces have broken the backbone of the suicide bombers by arresting most of their commanders and insurgents. But RAW. Again. It also damaged the building of the Lahore Capital City Police Office (CCPO) and that of the Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) which was the main target. but could not be hit due to heavy firing by the security guards on the terrorists who came along with the vehicle firing at the security guards. On June 28. On May 27. during the past 10 months. Peshawar where more than 20 persons had been killed.

Hakimullah Mehsud was also a collective agent of RAW and CIA. Nevertheless. During the ongoing military operations. like Baitullah. 2009. apart from other volatile regions. last year had been backed by the foreign powers. BBC telecasted a documentary regarding the eighth anniversary of the US-led NATO invasion of Afghanistan. his successor.´ Nonetheless. RAW has launched a secret war inside Pakistan by inciting the militants through various techniques of propaganda. At present. He was having a number of secrets regarding foreign intelligence agencies. Meanwhile. Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani. the military operation has succeeded in South Waziristan. While playing a double game like his paymasters.unrest in Pakistan. chief of the TTB. his real aim is to incite the innocent Pakhtoons in order to further weaken Pakistan. Foreign Minister Shah Mahmud Qureshi and the ISPR spokesman Major-General Athar Abbas have repeatedly stated that they have concrete evidence of Indian support to terrorism in Pakistan through Afghanistan. 94 . It stated. but India with the tactical help of the US has also intensified its strategy to sabotage the same through clandestine tactics applied by its Waziristan-based agents. ³Now this war is being fought in Iraq and Afghanistan. supported by the subversive acts of guerilla warfare. some of our high officials repeatedly pointed out that the late Baitullah Mehsud. and it will soon spread to Pakistan. It is of particular attention that on October 7. who was killed in a US drone attack on August 5.

At that crucial moment. When the Wali of Makran (Ruler of Makran State now part of Balochistan province) Meer Mahmood Khan Lehki came to know about it. When Pakistan was created. Buner. and its access to hot waters through Makran coast. He also predicted that a time would come when Gwadar. because people there are getting easy justice in this system and they are not satisfied with the formal judicial system. India. Pasni and Marha (cities in Balochistan province) would be a junction on the road to Central and West Asia and Europe and many new cities would emerge from this land. There were different groups in Balochistan in the beginning with their own interests. One of them thought of annexing Balochistan with Afghanistan. Quaid¶s wisdom came in to play and Balochistan was annexed to Pakistan. The Sultan of Muscat informed Pakistan. but the tribal sardars consider 95 . the Soviet Union also wanted to gain access to Makran to capture the coast of Gwadar. India is playing its role on America¶s instigation and would fight until America¶s presence in Afghanistan. At this moment. Indian. But Quaid-iAzam was well aware of the Indians¶ intention and evil plan. Israel and America ± all three of them are trying to get access and control on Pakistan¶s nuclear assets. South and North Waziristan Agencies and Balochistan. at the end of the cold war between Soviet Union (USSR) and America. the USSR or Soviet Union contacted the Khan of Qalat (or ruler of Kalat State now part of province of Balochistan) Ameer Muhammad Khan through their agents and told him that they wanted to extend Qalat to Muscat. India has been stressing upon other countries to pressurize Pakistan for a dialogue while itself it is the wolf in sheep¶s clothing. he at once declared to join Pakistan. whereas the other group was lobbying for Congress and wanted to join India. But. and many of those who have been killed or arrested are Indians. Swat. He advised the same to the Khan of Qalat. It failed the vicious designs of our enemies. Malakand. General Pervez Musharraf had imposed restrictions on Kashmiri mujahideen. The only way to maintain peace in Balochistan is that we should not try to change the µsardari or local Tribal Jirga system there. We should review our Kashmir agenda to teach India a lesson. because India has openly been playing its anti-Pakistan role on the behest of the present Afghan government. If the sardari system were unjust. He was informed about it. Sardar Abdul Rab Nishtar was in Balochistan in those days. America increased the number of its priorities in Central Asia and the way to it was through ³Pasni Marha´ Gwadar. In the beginning India wanted to anchor its warships at the coast of Makran to capture this strategic location so that it could satisfy its expansionist designs of reaching the Gulf States and Muscat. people would have stopped respecting the sardars. Afghans and Kurds who were involved in terrorist activities in Pakistan. At that time. Our government should think before taking any step. The Soviet Union was to help it in this regard.Chaos in Balochistan It is now evident that India is Pakistan¶s eternal enemy and it is a fact that right from the creation of Pakistan the Indian leaders had started claiming that within six years Pakistan would be quite helpless and it would rejoin India or will be a failed state. Israeli and American arms are being used in NWFP. and India was supposed to side with it.

with the help of Israel. This website is in contact with the waylaid Baloch leaders and with a view to creating mini nationalist states in Pakistan. In fact. believing that the situation in Balochistan is an internal problem of India. It was like a challenge to 96 . The former RAW chief B Raman has described it as India¶s historical and moral duty to help those separatist forces in Balochistan who have been fighting against the Pakistani government. instead of doing a lip service.000 every month and training in terrorist acts against law enforcement agencies of Pakistan. The only aim of the Hindu Unity Organization¶s so-called Baloch Liberation Movement (BLM) on the internet is to use the extremist Baloch youth for Indian interests and to create new problems for Pakistan by strengthening the anti-Punjabi feelings of the Baloch youth. India has always been airing the flame of conspiracy in Balochistan. a so-called government of greater Balochistan has been established. with a view to making the so-called µliberation movement¶ successful. a map has also been drawn in which Baloch settlements in Pakistan. this was the first time since 1947 when the government. there is no justification of a consulate in such a far flung area of Afghanistan. India has established forty terrorist training camps in Balochistan where every terrorist is being given Rs 10. started the development work without consulting the Baloch sardars. These disruptive activities of some angry Baloch leaders and their supporters in Balochistan started a few years ago when the federal government started construction of the Gwadar port and a network of roads there. But the simple and proud Balochi people do not know that. All the transport of Indian goods and citizens is through Jalalabad. No one is ignorant about the game that India and its other foreign allies are playing in Balochistan. There is an organization of Balochistan on an international level. Afghanistan and Iran have been pointed out and marked as separate country. and that the Baloch nationalists had shielded them against air strikes. The Indian secret agency RAW (Research and Analysis Wing)¶s former chief B Raman has described the present terrorism in Balochistan as a liberation movement. in compliance with anti-Pakistan elements in the Northern Alliance. thus. The only aim of opening the Indian consulate in Kandahar is to ensure India¶s intervention for terrorism in Balochistan. he stressed upon the Indian government to support the terrorists. If some Baloch leaders consider India and Israel as their friends. This blatant lie was spread that the cause of Pakistan forces¶ present operation in Balochistan were the Hindu Balochs whom the provincial government of Balochistan wanted to send in exile. the extremist Hindu organizations and Indian institutions have been intensifying terrorism in this part of Pakistan. and. they should review India¶s role in Israel and Occupied Kashmir. The Indian consulate in Kandahar province is the headquarters of RAW¶s terrorist planning in Afghanistan. The formation of a government-inexile with the help of India and Israel is an Indian conspiracy which only the Baloch people and Pakistan government can foil. India¶s secret agency.the people as their slaves. and that they very tactfully and boldly started destroying Gas installations in Sui area of Balochistan and railway tracks to divert Pakistan forces¶ attention from the Hindu Balochis. while announcing the establishment of a government-in-exile of Balochistan. otherwise. And. is doing everything.

which was later talked about so vehemently in India. They have got their own languages and their own ways of life. Sardar Manmohan Singh said that he would consider it if Pakistan provides them concrete proofs. while commenting on the meeting of the Indian and Pakistani prime ministers. The citizens of more than half a dozen Indian states do not consider themselves as Hindus. Therefore. Their religion. About the Indian intervention in Balochistan. But India should think that Pakistan has got the shield of the two-nation theory whereas India has got no such shield.the Sardari system. along with the media. How can a region remain in darkness when modern era¶s lights are all around? The world is fast becoming a global village. They want to separate from India as the Muslims did because they have their own separate and distinct identities. Prime Minister Gilani provided Manmohan Singh copies of important proofs and evidences of Indian involvement in Balochistan. At this. It was due to the importance of these proofs and evidences that they were included in the Pak-India joint declaration. The same thing we expect from our neighbours ± they should not allow their soil to be used against Pakistan or any other country. Then how can the people of Balochistan stay away from the rest of the world? They remained illiterate and uneducated by choice and by omission. If our neighbours and all the other countries on the planet make it their motto of not to interfere in the affairs of others nor allowing their lands to be used for direct or indirect disruption and terrorism in other countries. the Kashmir issue and Mumbai attacks. national and international integration. They have every right on medical facilities and means of transport and communications. many of the differences and rifts among them would automatically die out. Egypt in July 2009´ and exchanged views and agreed on the need of restoration of comprehensive dialogues on all issues including cooperative actions to end terrorism. That is why BBC. in light of the principles of mutual peaceful existence and the regional. On seeing them. said that a 97 . The most important of all these was the use of the land of Afghanistan by India for intervention in Balochistan. But the Baloch Sardars should understand that the world has changed. The Prime Minister of Pakistan. started satirizing and chastening Manmohan Singh and said that by mentioning the Indian intervention in Balochistan in the joint declaration. their culture and their civilizational background are not the same as those of the Indian Brahmans. only a strong Pakistan can guarantee the security of a federation of India. The Sardari system and feudal system cannot survive for too long. the Indian Prime Minister had testified and confirmed the Pakistani allegations. Both India and Israel are involved in the conspiracy of greater Balochistan. Syed Yusuf Raza Gilani. insists that we would not allow Pakistani soil to be used for terrorism and for against any neighbouring country. the Indian Prime Minister remained silent and surprised for some time. But their children deserve to be educated through technology as much as the children of the other provinces do. The best principle is that neither should you interfere in the affairs of the others. Our Prime Minister met the Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh during the ³Non-Align Movement (NAAM) Conference held in Sharm-el Shaikh. nor should the others interfere in your affairs. The anti-government parties.

The Indian Prime Minister admitted the Indian intervention in Balochistan and he was quite upset when he saw the proofs and evidences and he remained silent. training of terrorism and disruption is being imparted to the people. The proofs that the Indian Prime Minister was provided with at Sharm-el-Shaikh 2009 showed that India. especially to the people of Balochistan. the Federal Home Minister Rahman Malik also met Afghanistan¶s President Hamid Karzai and some other concerned Afghan officials and provided them with proofs of sabotaging activities in Balochistan. Moreover. Those who are aware of the demands of diplomacy know that such conversations are always recorded. He would investigate Nawabzada Brahamdagh Bugti¶s activities and if he is found guilty. The Pakistani foreign office explained that though this issue was not included in the joint declaration. it was discussed in detail on the dialogue table. It must be remembered that the Governor of Kandahar. He demanded that Nawabzada Brahamdagh Bugti should be handed over to Pakistan. some Israeli and American nationals too have been appointed. Prime Minister Gilani also provided to him many useful proofs about the Afghan land being used against Pakistan. NATO forces usually 98 . funds and latest Indian. Hamid Karzai assured that full cooperation would be done with Pakistan. BBC said it in its analysis that while trading with Pakistan.weathered politician like Manmohan Singh was defeated by a comparatively younger prime minister of a country which was confronting problems of diverse nature and that Mr Gilani had succeeded in entrapping his Indian counterpart. Apart from that. Rahman Malik in these meetings insisted that Nawabzada Brahamdagh Bugti had been leading the dissidence from Afghanistan and demanding the liberation of Balochistan in other countries. Israeli and American weapons are also being given to them. During his meeting with the Afghan President Hamid Karzai. The Federal Interior Minister Mr. in compliance with Israel. apart from the Afghanis. Asadullah Khan. had established about 14 consulates in Afghanistan near the Pakistan border. They were then included in the joint declaration with his consent. Prime Minister Gilani was criticized in Pakistan for not mentioning the Kashmir issue in the joint declaration. where. action would be taken against him. Rahman Malik added that the Afghan government had assured him of full cooperation about handing over Brahamdagh Bugti to Pakistan and about eliminating the training camps there. Balach Marri¶s death in a NATO attack is regrettable. had admitted a few days earlier that some Baloch leaders had been residing there. Nawab Khair Bukhsh Marri¶s son Balach Marri died in an army¶s attack by NATO forces in Afghanistan. In these consulates. The Baloch circles around him expressed their grief on this incident. He had formed the so-called Balochistan Liberation Army (known as BLA). But the Indian Foreign Minister said that the joint declaration of the prime ministers of India and Pakistan had no legal or documentary status. All proofs and evidences would be provided to the United Nations. Balach Marri had gone to Afghanistan from Balochistan some time back. Mr Singh gave more and gained less. But the world must know that joint declarations are always prepared with the mutual agreement of parties concerned. The Foreign Office spokesman announced that Pakistan had decided to raise the issue of Indian intervention at the United Nations.

On the other hand they send some Baloch young men to Balochistan and the frontier areas for terrorism after training them for disruption. even then the NATO forces killed him. Patriotic circles believe that RAW was involved in his murder. They have been doing it since 1947. Indian diplomats there and RAW agents explode bombs at different places and accuse Pakistan and the Taliban. India has fixed its evil eyes on Balochistan. where unemployed kidnapped young people are being instigated against their own country for money. Indian consulates have started subversive activities in Pakistan. especially in Balochistan and Sindh and in tribal areas. For this India has been patronizing the angry elements in Balochistan. It opened in haste a consulate in Kandahar after the opening of a consulate in Kabul. Sri Lanka and Bangladesh. The aim of RAW¶s subversive activities is to destroy the atmosphere of foreign investment. Many of its branches have been opened in other provinces of Afghanistan too. There are proofs to the effect that RAW¶s agents have been involved in organized activities of disruption in Balochistan. In spite of Pakistan¶s clear role against terrorism. India has increased its diplomatic. The Indian way of intervening in the internal affairs of the neighbouring countries and weakening them internally is not new. These consulates are big centres of India¶s subversive activities against Pakistan. Mazar Sharif in Afghanistan and Balochistan in Pakistan. Balach Muri was in the shelter of the Afghan government. India has been encouraging and supporting the Baloch rebels and militants and also supplying money and other resources to militant outfits operating from Balochistan.attack the civilians and many civilians die in such attacks. Pakistan wants to maintain peaceful relationships with its neighbouring countries. It is regrettable that the Indian secret agency RAW. India is sending terrorists to Balochistan after training them in Afghanistan to spread chaos. Its consulates in Afghanistan have been providing these people every sort of help and aid. India has been playing a double role in Afghanistan. India¶s secret agency RAW has been working on it in a much organized way. The centre of Indian conspiracies is Afghanistan¶s province of Kandahar. the aim of which is to intervene in the affairs of Balochistan. The Afghan land is being used against Pakistan. military and intelligence staff in Afghanistan. is involved in bomb explosions and suicide attacks in Balochistan and it is patronizing the Baloch rebels and providing them with funds. It does not want to interfere in the affairs of others. It is also learnt that the Balochistan Liberation Army had received a huge amount from the Indian consulate in Kandahar to purchase arms. he is hurling baseless accusations against Pakistan. It seems that Hamid Karzai too is following the same motto under Indian patronage. it has consulates in the provinces of Kandahar. especially in Pakistan and other smaller countries like Nepal. 99 . Jalalabad. Apart from its embassy in Kabul. RAW wants to create chaos and instability in Balochistan and the tribal areas. It is also regrettable that some Baloch elements have gotten refuge in Afghanistan and they have been playing in the hands of Indian diplomats for disruption and terrorism in Pakistan. create law and order situation and insecurity among people. in compliance with the Afghan government.

Such unrelenting approach substantiates a Pakistan phobic mindset in India which is rather unfortunate. dismemberment of Pakistan and numerous incidents of en-massing of troops along Pakistani borders in medieval style posturing. Perception has that during difficult patches when Pakistan gets busy handling the developments on its western borders. As of now Indian policy making tier finds itself thoroughly mired in self created slush. Stagemanaged events like hijacking of Indian aeroplane ³Ganga´. On Pakistan side. a thick cloud of Indian mischief has induced a cautious approach towards India. At cultural level. the political leadership has ended up in abdicating the prerogative of prudently steering bilateral relations with Pakistan. The phenomenon has historic and cultural groundings so strongly perpetuated through mythological exclusiveness. Pakistan has along lived under the shadow of existential threat originating from India. anti-Pakistan drums start beating. Cues picked up by India¶s ultra right organizations are sufficient to tighten the noose around the Indian governments. At academic level. commencing with politico-military occupation of a major chunk of Kashmir. Anything that happens or is likely to happen in India has a readily available scapegoat. Rationality is submerged into ocean of irrationality when isolated and at times minor incidents are hyped into a frenzy to equate these with a magnitude justifying declaration of final and conclusive war on Pakistan. rather than giving a 100 . This contradiction of the sorts has induced Pakistan centric psyche in over all national approach towards Pakistan. there is no dearth of Indian movies and media events highly charged to demonize ISI and other Pakistani institutions. irrespective of their political hue. Both mainstream political parties of India appear to be in a competitive anti-Pakistan race. Hate icons of the like of Moody and Bal Thakrey symbolize institutionalization of anti-Muslim campaign which ultimately boils down to anti-Pakistan frenzy. Right on the start of an occurrence. India wishes to see it consumed in the process. to sever air link between West and East Pakistan prior to 1971 war. supersedes the logic. the initiative now rests with political opportunists and ideological zealots.India¶s Pakistan Phobia! An objective analysis of India¶s national security policy leads us to drawing conclusions that her national strategy is predominantly focused on Pakistan. on as cal required basis. more than often. there are heaps of hate culture for strengthening and sustaining Pakistan phobia. with hardly any honorable exit options. fake attack on Indian parliament to justify year long deployment along Pakistan border always ring alarm bells in Pakistani circles to rule out strings of conspiracy before embracing Indian overtures. Especially the military component of national security conglomerate perpetually oozes out a stream of Pakistan phobia. Actually Indian political leadership has fallen prey to believing in their self created anti-Pakistan hype as a substitute of India¶s Pakistan policy. With this kind of sustained and perpetual anti-Pakistan sentiment. All soft talk and CBMs evaporate and Indian forces start marching towards Pakistan. with a presupposed victory.

first. clear perception which emerges is that a major bulk of its war material is Pakistan specific. When we review the Indian military capability and postulate its various employment options in the regions.strategic space by engaging it constructively. or would have such a chance against Pakistan. effort is mainly motivated by the instinct to acquire a launching pad for destabilizing the western stretch of Pakistan. this notion draws support from historic occurrences. In cold war era. India is striving for a larger than life role in Afghanistan. Systems capabilities as well as supporting infrastructure are indicative of their exclusive suitability against Pakistan. hence their application is Pakistan biased. 101 . Unfortunately. Location of command and control centres and their tasking is Pakistan oriented. Once again now when Pakistan is engaged in facilitation of a workable arrangement in post de-occupation Afghanistan. and secondly. A national level exercise µBrass Tacks¶ was launched with highly provocative objectives. this exercise had the potential of blowing up into full-fledged war. to capitalize on mythical western concerns in the context of China. makes it dangerous proposition for the well wisher of good Pak-India relation to ignore. Incontrovertible evidence of Indian involvement in Baluchistan and many other incidents of terrorism in various parts of Pakistan support the notion that India is yet once again on a Pakistan squeezing spree. India¶s focus has all along been Pakistan. Proponents of this school of thought argue that as and when India had a life time chance. to justify its larger than life arsenal. India¶s mammoth wherewithal for mechanized warfare and ambitious naval flotilla are solely Pakistan focused. an exceptionally prudent policy of China makes the likelihood of any China-India military clash highly improbable. India is comprehensively involved in a wide spectrum of stabbing in the back kind of activities. India has permanently abdicated the military option against China. India diverted Pakistan¶s attention away from western borders at a critical stage of Afghan resistance against Soviets. she did not and would not want to miss it. Indeed India presented itself mercenary of both super powers of that era to contain China. hence India squarely exploited it. Most of Indian missiles are of short range. In fact after the humiliating defeat in Indo-Chinese war of 1962. this coupled with volatile anti-Pakistan public frenzy. Even those command centres which are east or north poised have a Pakistan specific contingency tasking. erstwhile Soviets also had unfounded reservations about the rise of China as a major power. This manoeuvre. presumably on Soviet behest forced Pakistan to deploy its military on the eastern border in a full readiness status. Moreover. China even did not react to provocative statement of General Deepak Kapoor while he was day dreaming to fight China and Pakistan simultaneously and gain strategic advantage within 96 hours. China bogie has frequently been raised by India to achieve two objectives. duly patronized by the state. Indeed Indian military capability is predominantly Pakistan centric.

The war maniac Indian leaders are quite aware of the fact that Pakistan is not involved in any terrorist attack including the Mumbai attacks. In other words. and Radio Kabul are broad casting aggressively against the Pakistan army and ISI. India just wants to destabilize Pakistan by doing such explosions. Its spies and terrorists can easily sneak in to Pakistan and indulge in terrorist attacks. the law enforcing agencies arrested some of the Indian terrorists with maps of the border areas and some sensitive documents during their search operation in Lahore. India wants Pakistan to pull back its army from the Indian borders and use it at the Western borders against the Taliban so that India can find Pakistan¶s Eastern border unguarded. Pakistan¶s defence is in strong hands and every malicious act will be paid in the same coin. all the evidences provided to America to accuse Pakistan are based on assumptions. They think that they can harm Pakistan by attacking it. Negative information in the media just aims at tarnishing the image of the Pakistan army and ISI. 102 . India has always been propagating against the Pakistan army and ISI. Our eternal and clever foe desires to smash our solidarity to fulfil its condemnable aims. India has manoeuvred it through its benefactor and friend America that Pakistan should move its army away from the Eastern border and root out the Taliban at the Western border. It¶s like offering Pakistan to India on a silver platter. These countries should not think of any action against Pakistan because we have ability to retaliate. An Indian spy. To hide their faults they are using their media to create hatred among the Indian masses to provoke them against Pakistan. Can a sane attitude be expected from India after the withdrawal of the forces from the Eastern front? Will India not attack Pakistan at once and start the smuggling of arms. He further told them that his duty was to smuggle some Pakistani weapons to India so that India could tarnish Pakistan¶s image by propagating that Pakistani weapons were used in a certain incident. On the other hand. but it should never forget that Pakistan is not a weak country. The Mumbai incident was that kind of incident in which India accused Pakistan of designing the plan of the attack and showed Pakistani citizens and the weapons. they are using the Mumbai attacks as an excuse and by accusing Pakistan it wants to attack it. The information given to the international institutions clearly reveals that the incident was a failure of the Indian intelligence. It¶s an atomic power now and it¶s impossible to conquer it. All India Radio. India doesn¶t realize that the more lies its rulers are fabricating to accuse Pakistan.India¶s propaganda campaign A few days ago. the more complications they are creating for themselves. BBC. Sada-i-Kashmir (The Voice of Kashmir). Nazar Husain said that many of his companions had returned back to India.

It is also coercing the Muslims and the Kashmiris. give proposals about current international politics and Pak-India relationships in an un-Islamic background. Though Pakistan was formed on the basis of a two-nation theory of Islam and Hinduism. The Quran does not allow us to have friendly relations with such a country because friendship is a matter of a meeting of minds and secret sharing. A Hindu nationalist state where all important government departments like politics. When some Muslim citizens or family or village starts the journey to economic improvement. The Muslims¶ share in the present government jobs is about one percent. are not right. like trade and culture. do not make the Quran and Sunnah the basis of their experiments and proposals. It is very important to keep in mind that international relationships. in the light of their individual thinking and their love for Pakistan¶s national interests.´ (Al-Imran. Islam does not teach its followers to be on enmity with others. beliefs and proposals of the intellectuals are painful. yet they. Allah forbids the believers to share secrets with non-believers. Under these circumstances. economy. Now it is building dams on our rivers to make Pakistan a barren land. The most important is the fact that the Kashmiris have been deprived of their right of self-determination. India has the second largest Muslim population. civil and military bureaucracy and media are under the control of the anti-Islam and anti-Pakistan Brahmans. then the Sikhs and after that are the Muslims and other minorities. India is our neighbour and Islam teaches us to behave with our neighbours well even if they are non-Muslims. This was the aim of the creation of Pakistan. It did not give Pakistan its share in the British Indian Army Canteen Stores Department. It allows Muslims to have dealings with those non-Muslim nations and countries only which do not coerce the Muslims and are not in war with Muslims. any sorts of dealings with India. India¶s army has 103 . friendship with others is not right. The first thing to keep in mind is the fact that India is a polytheist. But Pakistan has not been treated well by India. What pains us is the fact that these intellectuals. Islam is another name of having well-wishes and fortitude and love for humanity. That is why in Islam friendship with others is not just under any circumstances. Their conversations show their µPakistaniat¶.Our eternal enemy Discussions and dialogues about Pak-India relationships are being held on mainstream media. whether with India or with any other country or nation. It still has occupied our assets and geographical territory. the Hindu-Muslim riots are started under a conspiracy to destroy their economy. India never accepted from its heart the division of the sub-continent and separate identity of Muslims. They are deprived of all political. should be formed in the light of the Quran and the Sunnah and the way of the rightful caliphs. Allah says it clearly in the Quran that ³your friends are the believers of Allah and His prophet. it has yet to become a real Islamic country. economic and social rights. The views. but still they are considered as the citizens of the sixth grade. though they claim to be Muslims. God willing. They are the citizens of the sixth grade in the sense that first there are the four castes of the Hindus. Pakistan would become an Islamic welfare state like the one established by the rightful Caliphs in accordance with the Quran and the Sunnah and become a model for other countries to follow. 82) At another place.

according to Islam. which included death. Those of the Pakistani leaders who think of or recommend having friendly. Judge M. Tahiliyani·s verdict. How long will the Pakistani state continue to allow its citizens to be subjected to such trials with no legal support or defence? 104 . After the highly politically-motivated trial of Dr Aafia in New York. including murder and waging war against India. along with the US. and no doubt the US will add its voice to the pressure. the Kasab trial and verdict leave many serious question marks. The judge also stated that Kasab·s confession was not acquired under duress. commercial or cultural relationships with India are violating the teachings of the Quran.been shedding the innocent blood of millions of Kashmiri men. given how the deck was loaded against him from the start. is a combatant infidel. Clearly the judge had not seen the crime movies of Bollywood where criminal mafias have everything from machine guns to GPS devices! It is interesting how the judge came to this highly political conclusion. Yet. According to Tahiliyani. not the least of it being what exactly happened to Indian officer Karkare at the start of the Mumbai terrorism. was reflective of the Indian government·s claims. The two Indians accused of helping him were acquitted. that Kasab was a member of Lashkar-i-Taiba and that his handlers were in Pakistan. while Pakistan continues to claim that the Indians have not furnished any hard evidence to support their claims. No doubt at the moment India. the gunmen came prepared for sustained urban combat and that such preparations were not normal for ordinary criminals but ´are made in an organized type of warµ. Undoubtedly. we have the Kasab trial and verdict in India. women.L. would impact Pakistan-India relations. He was found guilty on all 86 charges. The Indians. Nor has India responded to Pakistan·s request to hand over Kasab and co-defendant (now acquitted) Ansari to Pakistan for trial. India will use this verdict to further pressure Pakistan on all manner of issues. this verdict and the sentencing. have been keen to lay the blame at Pakistan·s doorstep and more specifically the LT leadership. despite Kasab·s claim and the general knowledge about how police torture to squeeze confessions in our part of the world. The much awaited verdict on the Kasab trial in India finally came and it was no surprise. children and young people albeit their right of self-determination has been recognized at international level. Be that as it may.

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but to no avail. India cannot digest Pakistan¶s progress. ³It is the troika of India. There were again anti-Muslim riots in the state of Gujrat. This series of Indian accusations is not new. many Muslims were martyred. many houses were burned. All these statements show that India. Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh had hurled this ludicrous accusation that the terrorist organizations in Pakistan are planning to attack India. In fact the Indian Prime Minister had no answer to the proofs of the Indian involvement that the Prime Minister Syed Yusuf Gilani provided to him at Sharm-ul-Shaikh. General (R) Hameed Gul. India should set the things right at home. wants to sabotage the attempts to improve relationships. The statement of the prominent analyst and the former director of ISI. because of this humiliation there. are worth remembering. The Indian Foreign Minister has also accused that the American military aid to curb terrorism is being used against India. The Pakistan government should make it clear to India that all its adventurisms would be seriously confronted and Pakistan should not delay informing the world about Indian designs. But sometimes India has succeeded in its loathsome propaganda and got aid from other countries. Instead of talking on a diplomatic level. But Pakistan¶s foreign minister quite effectively foiled these aspirations of India. India has always tried to maintain an atmosphere of strained relations by hurling accusations. Formerly.Aggressive designs The Indian Defence Minister A K Anthony has accused that the presence of terrorist camps in Pakistan is a threat to India¶s security. So India. that is why India starts its mischief whenever Pakistan takes a step towards economic stability. Even in the past. The way the minorities are treated there is enough to start a revolution. The Muslims all over Occupied Kashmir protested against it. to avail itself of such a situation and get more and more aid from the world. therefore. That is why American President Obama and Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh are issuing non-stop statements. India is also enraged at the Pakistan army¶s operations in Pakistan¶s tribal and border areas. Rather. which forced Indian agents to flee from there. India has tried to worsen the situation with its irresponsible remarks. No notice of the raping of two Muslims in Shopian was taken. has responded with this shower of accusations. 108 . Israel and America that wants to make Pakistan a victim of instability. (Egypt 2009) it was agreed that intelligence information would be exchanged if the situation deteriorated. India started its abominable propaganda campaign to hide all these brutalities against its Muslim population. according to its planning. Instead of accusing Pakistan. Their main aim is to deprive Pakistan of its atomic weapons. so Pakistan¶s secret agencies should keep a close watch on everything. India has informed America about its apprehensions. India had started such propaganda campaigns the aim of which was to isolate Pakistan on an international level. He claims that there are dozens of camps of terrorists along the Pak-India border. This shower of false accusations is tantamount to India¶s admission of defeat. But we must take note of this propaganda campaign. women raped and many Muslims families were made homeless. India has aggressive designs against Pakistan. In the meeting of prime ministers of India and Pakistan in Sharm-el-Shaikh.

Atomic weapons there are not safe. Aggression is born whenever there is no balance of power. Every nation has the right to complete its defence preparations. India itself is busy in buying weapons. At the same time. India¶s purchase of conventional arms from all over the world has disrupted the balance of power in the region. It shows its dishonesty and ill-will and not love for peace. but it cannot tolerate it if Pakistan buys some arms from America. India never did. but she also wants a balance of power in the region. it has started threatening and intimidating Pakistan. Pakistan should always be on alert. Pakistan always fulfilled all the demands of the IAEA. That is why India has been trying to improve its atomic and missile power. It is commonly believed that India would attack Pakistan at an opportune moment. 109 . and the repercussions and effects of aggression are borne by the victim nations and countries. Pakistan has never had expansionist and hegemonic designs in the region. Pakistan is following a defence policy to stop foreign aggression. The inclusion of atomic submarines into the Indian navy is a part of that plan. making missiles and in other war arrangements.Atomic sub-marine India is preparing herself for war whereas Pakistan is busy in defence arrangements. Pakistan now has no option but to maintain the level of the least deterrence in untraditional arms. Indian reactors can produce a large amount of fissile material and atomic weapons which would have a negative impact on the military stability of the region. India¶s craze of amassing so many atomic and traditional arms has become dangerous for its neighbouring countries. This submarine has gotten the latest technology and atomic missiles and the ability to hit its targets from the depth of the sea. They should provide civil nuclear energy and capability to Pakistan too as they signed such a deal with India in 2009. It is learnt that India wants a partnership with America in anti-missile defence system. It wants to get arms of every sort through any means. Pakistan wants peace and stability in the sub-continent. America has imposed restrictions on military aid to Pakistan whereas to India it is giving even forbidden arms. Pakistan avoids the arms race but India is crazy about getting them. America should adopt a fair policy if it wants peace in the region. It has no aggressive designs against any other country. It is worrisome that India can make fissile material and atomic weapons in a large quantity from the atomic reactors which were rendered unsafe in the civil atomic agreement. Pakistan¶s nuclear and missile projects are for its own defence and deterrence against any untoward threat from India. America is providing them with information about the technical and practical points of anti-missile defence system. The people of Pakistan are ready for any sacrifices required for defence purposes. According to the spokesman of foreign office.

According to a study.Arms buildup and poverty According to the budget presented by the Finance Minister India¶s defence expenditure has been raised to Rs. For common man. Whereas. According to International Herald Tribune. Two-thirds of India¶s 1. India is a country. which bullies neighbouring countries and has no direct threat of aggression from any other country. The Indian Government failed to provide employment to its vast population. 38 percent of 110 . The people living below the poverty line have nothing to do with the defence budget. In the past three years.41. in reality India needs a huge defence budget to finance its defence deals with different countries such as Israel.1 billion citizens continue to live on less than 1 a day. 1.78 percent (199-2000) and 3. India has spent as much as $ 10. India¶s military imports are expected to reach $ 30 billion by 2012. only a false sense of economic growth is spreading throughout India. The rationale being given by the finance minister for the increase in the budget was deteriorated security environment of India. It seems quite astonishing that India now is using the internal mishaps as basis for the increase in the defence budget.703 crore. According to a survey conducted by the BBC World. According to the minister of labour and employment the enrolment of the unemployed in the employment exchange in 2006-07 was 79 lakhs against the average of 58 lakhs in the past ten years. The Indian government is increasing its defence budget and is not bothering about what is happening to the common man. The quality of education is also not satisfactory.344 crore for 2010-11. inflation means rise in the prices of wheat and flour. Paradoxically. making it amongst the largest arms importers in the developing world.06 percent (2004-05). The poverty-stricken people are committing suicides in the country at an alarming rate.5 billion on military imports. The socio-economic indicators of Indian society do not allow India to have a huge defence budget. almost half of all Indians feel that their country¶s economic ³miracle´ has done nothing to benefit them or their families. The survey revealed the growing sense of division in Indian society between the newly affluent middle classes and the socially disenfranchised rural poor. The proportion of the unemployed to the total labour force has been increasing from 2. a 4 percent increase from the last year¶s 1. have exposed its fake economic progress. which is indicative of Indian government¶s ignorance towards this sector. The poor conditions of its agriculture. The percentage of inflation is much higher than what is projected at the national level by the government. etc. Israel is poised to grab a major chunk of the whopping $ 30 billion that New Delhi will spend on defence purchases over the next five years. Russia and America.62 percent (1993-92) to 2.47. employment. ³there are too many signs of an over confidence (in India) that look more and more like hubris´. education. so it cannot justify such a massive defence budget. notwithstanding the reality.

the number of rural landless families increased from 35 percent in 1987 to 45 percent in 1999. Mumbai is also home to Sharani. and why the focus was on defence? Apart from the industrial sector.00. There is a 111 . In the last three years. when finding no way out how to fulfil their basic needs. low seeds replacement rate. the population of people living in slums has exceeded the entire population of Britain. gas or running water. they started ending their lives.5 million. further to 55 percent in 2005.000 factories have been shut down.000 Indian farmers committed suicide during the period 1993-2003 mainly due to indebtedness. who was looking for additional measures directed at stimulating the Indian economy. According to Kumari Selji.the children who have completed four years of schooling cannot read a small paragraph with short sentences meant to be read by a student of class II. This was due to low investment. The number of people living in slums in India has doubled in the past two decades. In the diamond polishing industry alone. surrounded by open sewers. a distorted incentive system and low post-harvest value.5 million officiallyemployed workers are expected to lose their jobs within this quarter. Industrial production is down for the first time in two decades. imbalance in fertilizer use. Asia¶s biggest single slum. many of whom live without electricity. According to Indian Government.5 million people live in tiny makeshift shacks. Thousands of small-scale outfits supporting textile and machinery exporters have entered bankruptcy. According to Maju Varghese of YUVS. Minister for Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation.000 will follow suit in forthcoming weeks. agriculture provided employment to 72 percent of the population as compared to 58 percent in 2001. 14. India¶s slum-dwelling population had risen from 27. The welfare of a common Indian is not guaranteed from the hike in the defence budget. India¶s largest slum population is in Mumbai where 6. The high rate of inflation has created stress among the citizens and.8 million people. In 1951. Export fell by 20 percent and at least 1. the rise in slums is due to the lack of affordable housing provided by the government. the agricultural sector despite being the back bone of Indian economy viewed a decline. India is in negative growth mode. A worried market analyst at the Bombay stock exchange. an NGO that has been working with urban poor for more than 20 years. amounting to a total of about 1. Delhi has the country¶s second largest slum population. The farmers are destined to die of starvation or suicide. questioned why ³the government failed to incorporate any genuine economic stimulus in the interim budget. More than 1. The ever increasing slum population is also an evidence of the governments¶ failure to build enough housing and other basic infrastructure for its urban poor.8 million in 2001. Similarly. which is estimated to be home to more than a million people. and its share in GDP also declined from 24 percent to 22 percent in 2006-07. another 10.2% observed from 1980 to 1997 decelerated to two percent subsequently. Mere growth of defence budget does not solve the chronic poverty and backward level of living norms of the people. followed by Calcutta with about 1. the Indian government has made the life in middle class more miserable. The agricultural growth of 3.9 million in 1981 to 61.

Jr. who are among India¶s poorest people) has resulted in discontented people resorting to violence for their rights. Sometimes it harmed them by blocking their water wealth. The rationale on which India is increasing its defence budget is absurd. food. 112 . As basic stimulus behind insurgencies in these parts is underdevelopment and neglect by the successive governments. There is direct correlation between extremism and poverty in practice and the social. For that matter. gentle way to deal with these rebel movements is by addressing their causes rather than fighting oppressed people with arms. and cultural discrimination faced by (Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes. and sometimes by creating instability through its intelligence agency RAW. In view of these bitter realities. political. a humble suggestion to Indian authorities would be to adhere to the dictum of Martin Luther King. Firstly. economic. India has no threat from neighbouring countries but it¶s the smaller neighbours that are being threatened by the big brother. and housing to its citizens. A nation spending more money on military defence than social uplift is approaching spiritual doom.need that India should first provide basic amenities such as clean water. Secondly. that«. Indian claims of allocating good part of budget to fight insurgencies in North East and central India are farce.

Rejecting the American foreign minister's allegation. America had entered the land of Afghanistan with tall claims. a plan to attack Afghanistan was made. It is also a reality that any personality of the country going to India always issues a statement against Pakistan. The local population of Afghanistan is wandering here and there in a decrepit condition. There is a strange kind of pell-mell and it seems that blue fairy has gone somewhere far-off. The US foreign minister's assurance regarding the safety of Pakistan's nuclear assets is pleasing and based on reality. Despite knowing facts. the foreign and Indian media are spreading rumours. but Afghanistan. It is reiterated from the West that Pakistan's nuclear assets are not safe and may go into the hands of terrorists at any time. Nobody knows that whether they are forced to do so or the Indian influence is enough. America has always tried to shift the responsibility of its failures in Afghanistan onto Pakistan. The military activities of American and the NATO have turned their cannons toward Pakistan. The wave of unrest is turning to the bordering cities after crossing the tribal areas. It seems that pressure on Pakistan will be increased in the coming days. When the 9/11 occurred. US President Barak Obama had said that America wanted to stay in Afghanistan for 30 years. the Al-Qaeda leadership was in the shelter of Taliban in Afghanistan. In his initial statement. It does not look nice for a civilized country 113 . After the American explanation. After its failure. The remaining infrastructure of Afghanistan is changing into a heap of ash.Unreasonable blame game American Foreign Minister Hillary Clinton has blamed Pakistan in New Delhi that Pakistan is responsible for the 9/11 and Al-Qaeda leadership poses threats to the world. The American foreign minister's accusation is not a new thing. a spokesperson for the Pakistan's Foreign Office said that responsible people for the 9/11 are not in Pakistan. The former Bush administration and now Obama have made the change in the strategy to deal with this situation. But it seems through ground realities that it¶s all projects had gone to the dust. It has started increasing pressure on Pakistan and made the tribal areas its target. The presence of the Al-Qaeda members is not possible in Pakistan due to the ongoing operation. The reality is that a hue and cry about terrorism is being raised to satisfy the international public opinion and maintain its domination in Kabul otherwise the situation is that only Pakistan is the victim of terrorism where suicide attacks are occurring in daily while no attack has occurred in America after the 9/11. they blame Pakistan. It has always been explained from our government that our atomic weapons are quite safe and there is no possibility of them going into the hands of extremists. But Al-Qaeda is not in Pakistan. The US foreign minister should remember that the American administration had held talk with Taliban and Al-Qaeda. It had said that it would change the destiny of the country after taking keen interest in the reconstruction of the country. America should also restrain itself from levelling such types of allegations. we should silence them in this regard.

like America to level allegations against Pakistan to please India. 114 . It is a matter of the international credibility of any country and it is affected by such meaningless and false statements.

2 billion heads into a utopia that they are sooner becoming a super power. wrongly set objectives in all circles of the society. The general did not stop even for a few days and banged the world with another millennium statement saying that India was capable of fighting a two front war with Pakistan and China. militancy and terrorism in Indian army. ³I know not with what weapons World war III will be fought. of course. which was termed as limited by the Indian General. which would only bring turmoil in the region. It really kept many in a state of shock and also revealed Indian future design to destabilize the region. are now evident from the statements of the highest ranks of 115 . or this all is happening as per his strategy. military experts and analysts were discussing about the consequences of this nuclear war. intolerance. They are actually loyal to their economical interests and promoting the agenda of war industry mainly based in the USA. It was rightly termed as bizarre by someone in the media. Seeing the situation and increasing intolerance in India. Situation at the moment is quite complex and role of India has gone really dubious on the chess of world power game. always crying for peace. economic growth and war against terrorism by the entire world except India. the statement of the General looks quite relevant. militancy and extremism within their society and armed forces. In recent past. and its effects will ultimately bring horrified results for the world. it is just like creating unnecessary hype about wishful. who probably required an immediate briefing about the after-effects of a nuclear break out between two atomic powers. It will not only bring atomic powers in quarrel but also severely damage the world efforts against war on terrorism. but I exactly know that war after that will be fought with stones and sticks´. not highlighted effectively by regional as well as international media. which were unveiled first in incidents like Samjohta express and Malegaon blasts. stabbing the forces that are fighting the war against terrorism. politicians. Indian politicians have falsely driven the nation of 1. have fallen into the hands of international power brokers who have never been friend to anybody other than themselves. Increasing intolerance. and. as such a uncontrolled statement could end into a conflict. conservative thoughts and religious extremism. The agenda was clear as India did not want an end to terrorism. seems in no control of its army chief. of course. Reasons are quite obvious but. specially running the state affairs.Indian army chief going wild Has India become pawn of geo-strategic politics or the General (Kapoor) gone xenophobic? The 21st century may be termed as time of peace. The critics. yet they are sounding more cocky and belligerent towards Pakistan and China as well. It was not only surprising but also babyish to listen when the Indian army chief in Dec 2009 talked about a limited nuclear war between Pakistan and India. Indian leaders are indeed extremely frustrated over increasing hype. In the process. The social system of India is founded on inequality. Hence. harmony. Indian premier. The famous scientist Albert Einstein said.

in particular. in general. they are building strength and General Deepak Kapoor has no other option to keep them under control other than giving statements. Media has recently witnessed the attack of an extremist group on a TV channel and exactly knows that this conservative mindset with religious faith will very soon go out of the hands of state apparatus. Discipline of the officers in the ranks of Indian army is pitiable. and Indian society. Opening nuclear fronts on two borders of India is really horrifying but every free media of India is silent at this critical juncture of time. as recently about 41 officers were found selling their weapons to terrorists. Indian army is undergoing enormous pressures and discipline issues. Reportedly. Extremists groups have crept into the ranks of the army and now implementing their bloodiest thought process. With the passage of time.Indian armed forces. Fire in Bhabba atomic plant is the recent example and none knows the exact reason. but it was a serious security lapse.2 billion heads. World must take notice of such hot air and a diplomatic pressure must be built on a country which is responsible for 1. which keep these groups happy. Actually everyone in India fears the strength of her extremist elements that are developing to form an organization just parallel to Al Qaeda. The statements of the army chief are warranting a future which will only give blood and poverty to India and the region. and a case against a Lt. security arsenal of Indian atomic installations have gone so week that fires are breaking out quite frequently in atomic installations of India. This is probably the strongest indication that extremist elements and their thought-process are nourishing vastly the Indian army. the corruption money was being sent to extremist elements of Indian army for their activities. On the other hand. None knows that why is this all happening? It will be formidable for the world to know some day that this all was actually the result of the activities of extremist elements within the ranks of Indian army. General who was indicted in a land scam in Sukhna Cantonment in West Bengal is still pending as general Deepak Kapoor will take decision on his punishment. 116 . At the moment.

But India too continued demanding ³Do more´ like America. In view of this. When attempts were being made to create the atmosphere more flexible to improve indo-Pak relations. Such ferocity is quite rare. especially during the previous 2 ± 3 years. India has been aggressive towards Pakistan. We have witnessed many aspects of India¶s cunningness since the creation of Pakistan ± many faces of friendship-like-animosity and enmity-like-friendship and the wolf in sheep¶s clothing.mindedness of the Hindus changing into madness. The Hindu fanatics stained their hands with the blood of millions of Muslims ± children. women and the aged. He should understand that India is involved in disruption not only on the eastern border but also on the western border. not in the next 2-3 centuries. My quick response was. It is foolish to expect something good from India. It¶s a lack of far-sightedness on the part of president Zardari when he says that there is no danger to Pakistan from its eastern border. so much so that shameful unilateral elasticity was shown about the jugular vein of Pakistan ± Kashmir. Major-General Ijaz 117 . At the time of the creation of Pakistan. Many centuries are required to dim these scenes of Hindu barbarism. Attempts were made to please India by forgetting our traditional stance and the sacrifices of the Kashmiri people and by dividing Kashmir into 8-10 pieces. India threatened to attack Pakistan after the attack on its parliament and the Mumbai incidents. our ancestors saw the narrow. Though we were very young then. men. Had there been even an iota of possibility of friendship and tolerance. It is supporting and patronizing the terrorists to create instability in the frontier province and in the tribal areas. the Muslims of sub-continent would not have demanded a separate country on the basis of the two-nation theory.War mongering Many attempts were made during the General Musharaf¶s era to change unconditionally the Indo-Pak relationships into µpermanent¶ amity. My grandfather usually used to narrate to us the cruel nature of Hindus and their antagonism towards other religions. barbarism and ferocity of the Hindus. we could see terrible scenes of these moving pictures in front of us. Our ancestors directly witnessed the Hindus¶ narrow-mindedness. Tears used to well up in our eyes on the telling of these tales. ³No.´ Hindus and Muslims had been living together for centuries and share the same culture. But the notions of ³greater India´ and ³integral part´ were there behind every face. history and social practices. The arms and ammunitions captured from the terrorists during the ³Operation Rah-e-Raast´ prove that involvement of India in instigating local people against Pakistan. It continued insisting on ³part and parcel´ stance whereas the previous rulers had made pieces of the map of our jugular vein. we cannot even think of developing friendship with India. There was nothing in their eyes except hatred and animosity for the Muslims. a senior journalist friend of mine asked me if the PakIndia relations would really take the form of a permanent friendship. Thus we too could see the narrow mindedness. Such feelings may be transferred to many among the next generations.

India is trying to appease America and fool the world by convincing them that it is stocking all these weapons for China and not for Pakistan. It is already getting AWACS planes and other weapons from Israel. It is also trying to buy the latest planes from America and submarines from France. We should also train our armed forces on the most modern lines to tackle the menace of terrorism. According to news in ³Jerusalem Post´. This monster who is creating instability and promoting terrorism in her neighbouring countries is also trying to get a permanent seat in the Security Council of United Nations. It is regrettable that France and China. are silent although they know everything about India¶s intentions. India again has ignored its poor people and increased the defence budget of 2009 and 2010 by 34%. The present wave of target killing is also due to the Indian involvement. We must increase our defence budget and continue our atomic and missile projects. These are the latest land-to-air 118 . The tremendous increase in India¶s defence budget in the recent years should be an eye-opener to those who think that our eastern borders are safe. despite knowing the hateful face of India and its expansionist designs. who have full control over Afghanistan. India is the only country in south Asia which was always the first one to do nuclear tests on and test atomic missiles. America and the western world a chance to propagate that Pakistan¶s atomic weapons are not safe. The Indian consulates in Afghanistan are busy in destabilizing Pakistan. disclosed in an interview that the arms and ammunitions the terrorists are using in Malakand are Indian made. India has already experimented ³Brahmos´ which is supersonic in speed and can break the sound barrier. It won¶t be unwise to tell our intellectuals that they should stop criticizing Pakistan¶s defence budget and they should not sit silent on an increase in India¶s defence budget. It was also disclosed recently that India is preparing a group of 500 people in Afghanistan for an attack on Pakistan¶s nuclear installations. It is vital for Pakistan that it should not compromise on its defence capabilities in the face of India¶s aggressive designs. are supporting this Indian demand. They would attack these installations in the manner of Mumbai and Lahore attacks to get international media attention. The fact is that it cannot fight against a super power like China. India is also doing experiments on different types of missiles. India is harming peace in Balochistan by providing arms and money to the Baloch Liberation Army and to some other terrorist groups operating from Balochistan. India has also signed some defence pacts to buy the latest weapons from many countries. India is also involved in the disruption in Balochistan. What is strange is the fact that Karzai and Obama. the commander of Swat operation. It only wants to realize its dream of ³a greater India´ by weakening Pakistan.000 Balochis to spread anarchy in the province. India has decided to buy 18 spider missiles worth 100 million dollars from Israel. 230 latest Russian planes ³Saikhui´ will be included in the Indian air force by 2015. This entire war craze is for the realization of the dream of ³a greater India´ and to maintain its control and hegemony in the region. Talal Bugti (Tribal chief of Bugti tribe living in north eastern part of Balochistan province in Pakistan ) has openly admitted that the Indian secret agency RAW is giving military training to more than 30. Thus its total defence budget is now 3200 billion which is 5 times more than that of Pakistan.Awan. It will give India.

missiles which would be handed over to India soon. It shows that India has the worst aggressive intentions against Pakistan and the Indian rulers are not ready to tolerate Pakistan at any cost. 119 . India has also got the latest atomic submarine for completion of its aggressive designs against Pakistan. It is also determined to develop its missile project. It shows that India is planning to strike Pakistan not only from land and air but also from the sea.

The Indian government is trying all the time to prove that its neighbouring countries are conspiring against it and are trying to harm it. India¶s attitude towards Nepal. More than 100. A group of Tamil rebels attacked Maldives to maintain dominance over the Indian Ocean. has been interfering in Pakistan¶s affairs. Its 700. its forces arrested many people and took them across the Nepali border. which comprise of Bangladesh. It has shown no elasticity in its stance on Kashmir. It also occupied Junagarh. It is coercing the helpless people of Occupied Kashmir. Its intervention divided us into two.000 soldiers to Sri Lanka on the pretext of ³Operation Pon´. Despite the fact that pro-Mao rebels used Indian Territory to get training and weapons. It sent more than 10. India always refused to seal the borders because it had never recognized the international border. There is no likelihood that this issue would be resolved in the near future. since the very beginning. Manader and Hyderabad Deccan. Nepal. But the state of Tamil Nadu was involved in supplying arms and ammunition to the Tamil rebels and to the government of Sri Lanka. Bhutan. Maldives. They have differences on the issues of the border and the rivers. 120 . It is no secret how Nepal was barricaded to send its people in the mud of hunger and poverty. Tamil guerrillas were trained in India and sent to Sri Lanka with arms and ammunitions. Sri Lanka and Bhutan also reflects the same thing. But India.000 Kashmiris so far. Nepal has never been someone¶s colony. The history of Indian aggression against Pakistan is quite long. Indian rulers didn¶t spare even a state like Bhutan.Expansionist Policies Everyone knows India¶s expansionist designs against all its neighbouring countries. Sri Lanka. India occupied Goa and Sikkim without . The Tamil Chief Minister has directed the police to investigate whether some private companies were providing arms to Tamil rebels and Sri Lanka. Seven countries of South Asia. while actually the fact is that India is creating restlessness in the neighbouring countries. founded SAARC.strong army in Occupied Kashmir is involved in state terrorism and they have killed more than 100. It has always been free and autonomous.000. Which neighbouring country of India is safe from India¶s aggressive intentions? It has been on the forefront in pushing Sri Lanka into the fire of civil war. India has announced to fix a barrier on its 1000 km long border with Bangladesh to stop interference from there.000 people have died in the India-sponsored civil war in Sri Lanka. They are still interfering there. Indian rulers can go to any extremes for the realization of their heinous designs. it doesn¶t have friendly relations with it. It aimed at raising the standard of living of the poor people of the region. and not interfering in the internal affairs of others. India is greedy about this Hindu state of Himalayas and has been using all illicit means to weaken the country. and coerced the people for three years. Although India supported the movement of Bangladesh. Pakistan and India. India¶s former foreign minister Pranab Mukherji and former Defence Minister A K Anthony told the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu that India didn¶t allow the supply of arms to Sri Lanka. Contrary to that.

It seems that it does not want to solve the Kashmir issue. Peace will prevail in this region when people get their rights. These are the heinous acts of the rulers of this so called democracy that have endangered the security of the SAARC countries.India has never accepted any proposal for its solution. 121 . India is trying to dominate all the countries around it. It wants to snatch the rights of the people on the basis of its power and unfair means.

They even tried to create bad faith between China and Pakistan. From Khunjrab Pass(a historical 122 . The seven hundred and fifty kilometres long coastal line is considered to be one of the deepest sea areas. which have drawn the attention of the world. China is comparatively safer from these enemies.000 for their anti state activities. The on-going disruption in the province is part of an international conspiracy. It will provide a passage and staying facilities to the ships going East or West which pass by and stay at the ports of Dubai and Salala (Sultanate of Masqat. The port will improve Pakistan¶s economic position which is not acceptable to India. The Gwadar deep sea port will have positive effects on Pakistan¶s economy. whereas some Western countries wanted to have the control of the port. It has been turned into an important centre of trade as it is located at the juncture of South Asia. Pakistan will control passages of vital international trades from this sea rout and it will be able in a position to stop Indian oil ships passing through this route. The trade activities will be increased after the completion of the port. After the construction of the port. Oman). Pakistan decided to complete the construction of the port with Chinese help. The South Asian countries and the West are quite aware of the fact that the Gwader Port is extremely important for the region. they had left no stone unturned to create chaos in the province. Central Asia and Europe.hurmaz). . The port is being constructed 16 kilometres in the deep water and will provide facilities for the transportation of ships. But the tribal areas of Pakistan and Balochistan are in continuous danger. The second important factor is the presence of China in the region. RAW has established forty terrorist training camps in the area adjacent to Iran (near Makran area in Balochistan) and the Bloch unemployed youth is paid up to Pakistan rupees 10. One wonders why this port is haunting India. The port is being constructed 180 aeronautical miles away from the straight of Hurmaz (abna-i. Engineers of a Chinese company ³Harbour´ are working on the project. Five thousand acres of land has been acquired to establish an industrial zone in Gwader. The statement of the Indian chief of navy expressed his concern over Chinese presence in the region. Industries are being established there in anticipation of the increased trade activities from this area. It has played its key role in creating disturbance in Balochistan to stop the construction of the port. It cannot be ignored that both Pakistan and China are surrounded by dangerous enemies. Due to Pakistan¶s denial to their control. The Gwader port is being constructed 675 kilometers away from Karachi in the Western part of the country. satellite phones and some important documents and maps. Indian malice is not hidden. Some of them were arrested with remote control electronic devices. In fact it is a gateway to South Asia which can link the area to foreign trade. Along with these natural coasts large oil reserves are located.Anxiety at Gawader port The chief of the Indian navy has expressed his concern that the Gwader Port which is being constructed at the Southern coast of Balochistan in Pakistan with the help of china contains strategic complexities for India. It will also open new ways to the surrounding ports and the transportation of oil and other commodities will become easier.

Challas. 123 . Hence there is a chance that they will speed up their activities in Pakistan.pass on Karakorum Mountains near Pakistan China border) to Hawailiyan via Sust. Every Pakistani has to realize that his existence depends upon the existence of the country. We have to save our country from the enemies and at the same time to contribute in its development. and the Karakuram Highway to Abbotabad are a source of pain for the Indians. Bisham. It is required that the Pakistani people should recognize the vicious objectives of their enemies and face the network of their conspiracies. Hunza. Mansehra. Thankot. We have two important responsibilities at this time. particularly in the Northern tribal areas. Gilgit. Kohistan.

Ex-Chief of army staff. The other 124 . American. Mirza Aslam Beg says that he has many proofs that India helps terrorist activities from Afghanistan.The proxy war Pakistan supported America in the war against terrorism but has to pay a heavy price in the shape of human lives. There are certain evidences that the agents of RAW are involved in creating disruption in Balochistan. Indian. Its land bathes in blood daily. properties and serious damages to it economy. They provide financial incentives to the unemployed and educated young people to incite them against their own country. Terrorists are trained. The foreign minister of Afghanistan who had communist views sought refuge in India during the Taliban regime. The Indian government has not recognized the creation of Pakistan from the core of its heart. Islam teaches brotherhood and peace. It is dreaming to be the super power of Asia and it has aggressive designs against its neighbouring countries. During chaos in Balochistan. India is at daggers drawn with Pakistan since its inception. The terrorists who attack in Balochistan have their base camps in Kandahar. Both India and Afghanistan are towing the same line collectively. schools and other public places. Law and order situation is in danger. and they must control the Indian activities in their country instead of using flowery language. The consulates in Afghanistan are providing every sort of help to these people. He wanted to start a proxy war in Pakistan by pitting Pakistani people against their own brothers. Those who claim to be fighting for Islam but are involved in killing their own brothers and desecrating their dead bodies. shopping malls. mosques. They are also helping the Bloch liberation army. terrorist attacks in civilian areas. near the forward base of Afghanistan near Chitral or from Faizabad. No patriot Pakistani can think of attacking the army men of his own country. It is not the duty of Pakistan alone to maintain peace in the region. are responsible for the killing of our army men. Properties are being damaged. and then sent to Pakistan for terrorist activities from Srohilly near Jalaabad or from Asadabad. It can further patronize the dissident elements in Balochistan. It does not allow you to kill even your enemy. Suicide attacks are a routine matter now. and are openly violating the Islamic principles of brotherhood. particularly Pakistan. Who are these terrorists blasting in the country? Where are they coming from? Is the country being pushed towards civil war and who is benefiting out of this situation? Who will be happy in the destruction of the Pakistani economy? India is responsible for creating the worse situation in Pakistan. The Indian secret agency RAW is working in these areas in an organized manner. Hundreds of people have been martyred in military operations. So far as the Afghanis are concerned they must remember that actions speak louder than words. a news item appeared in the press that the Balochistan Liberation Army received a huge amount of money from the Indian Consulate to purchase weapons. The basic spy network has been established in Afghanistan which is being used for terrorism and interference in Pakistan. Afghani and Israeli intelligence agencies are doing terrorist activities in Pakistan under the leadership of India. Our army soldiers are being beheaded.

it encourages and patronizes the enemies of Pakistan. It is providing support to the anti-Pakistan elements in Sindh and Balochistan to spread hatred against our country. At one hand. on the other hand. The sooner India and Afghanistan realize it. and peace of the region will be jeopardized. peace will remain in danger in South Asia and the situation will become quite dangerous. Its main aim is to divert the attention of the world from the freedom movements working in its many states. 125 . If the leadership of Afghanistan does not adopt a responsible attitude. Our across the border enemy provide funds and support to the separatist organizations like Jiye Sindh.countries should also play their role. India is talking about composite dialogues but. the better it is.

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That is why we believe that this heinous role of India and Afghanistan is hateful. 128 . They are harming the locals day in and day out. The tribal people have been living here for thousands of years and they have pride and hubris about their culture. we want peace in Afghanistan and in every part of the world. Despite all their vicious plans. Our mission is love for humanity. he is hurling every accusation on Pakistan. We should hate terrorists and save humanity. No patriotic Pakistani or someone from the tribal areas can tolerate such a claim. Hamid Karzai in a recent interview praised India quite vehemently for spending a lot of money on rebuilding Afghanistan. especially the former home minister Abdullah that Pakistan is interfering and sheltering the terrorists. The Indo-Afghan union also revealed that dozens of arrested innocent Pakistanis in Afghanistan have been sent from Kabul to India with a view to presenting them as terrorists and thus maligning Pakistan at an international level. The accusations by the Afghan president Hamid Karzai and the members of his cabinet. at the same time. not of the tribal people. and he is punishing us for that. They are looking for those of the returning mujahedeen who know Balochi. They believe that the tribal areas are theirs. constructing the building of parliament and building schools. civilization and high moral values. especially the languages being spoken in the frontier areas to facilitate them for terrorism in Pakistan. Pakistan always helped Afghanistan magnanimously and today all the terrorism incidents that we are facing are due to Afghanistan. The India-bound Hindus too are getting training there.Indo-Afghan role The Afghan home ministry has established an institution for destructive activities in Pakistan. Brahvi and Urdu languages. for terrorism in Pakistan. Tajik and some self-exiled Pakistani traitors are getting training there. Such a misleading claim by a foreigner on the Pakistani soil is quite condemnable. It is tragic that with a view to hiding his own sins. Uzbek. Pakistan even supported and helped Karzai to reach his present high position. Some languages of Pakistan are also being taught there. and those who love humanity in fact love God and his prophet (peace be upon him). Some foreign elements residing in Waziristan think that they are masters of the tribal areas and the local people are their slaves. They are engaged in criminal and sabotaging activities and playing with the lives of the local people. No one could even imagine that the Afghan president would be so ungrateful. making Pakistan helpless. His praise shows that India has been safeguarding its own interests and. have created a serious situation. hospitals and roads. Many of the arrested people during the confrontation in northern. India wants to create estrangement between Afghanistan and Pakistan for its personal interests. Those Afghan refugees are also with them who have returned home. But unfortunately the foreign warriors have thrown them into a pit of troubles. This mischievous claim by a foreign war-monger shows what their aims are. One Uzbek leader Yalda Shiv has recently claimed that God Himself has given South Waziristan to the Uzbeks. southern and other tribal areas are usually Tajik and Uzbek.

Anti-Islam activities The people of Afghanistan love Islam and follow Islamic injunctions like fasting. The Afghans should not let the bonds of historical and Islamic brotherhood weaken at any moment. cable net works. To materialize this dream they have opened many hospitals and schools which are run by Hindu staff who de track the Muslims. VCR. and dish antennas are providing means of debauchery at cheap rates. prostitutes and drugs without any restrictions. The Indian TV channels telecast obscene programs in Pashto. India thinks that it can easily make its strong hold in Afghanistan by driving them away from Islam. how they were betrayed by India. Nepal. India has appointed many RAW officials in its consulates. They must be aware of such elements. TVs. We want to tell the Afghan leadership that it should be aware of the conspiracies and misleading propaganda campaign of India. The agents of RAW are distracting the innocent Afghanis the way they did in East Pakistan. Nepal. It must be kept in mind that in 1970-1971 India initiated the same kind of plan in East Pakistan and later on entered the Indian army in the garb of Mukti Bahni. In the smaller and bigger cities of the country there are prostitution and obscenity centres which are patronized by the government. The Afghan administration must keep an eye on the elements that are collaborating with India and are distorting the relations between Pakistan and Afghanistan. The presence of some unwanted persons in Afghanistan is also embittering their mutual relations. The Indian government has devised a plan of taking the majority of the Muslim Afghanis away from Islam by providing financial assistance to the poor Afghan people. They should keep in mind the nasty role of India that it played in Bangladesh. and Sri Lanka in general and their Muslim brothers in Bangladesh in particular. The Indian diplomats and agents are also involved in the smuggling of Afghan women and children who are sold in the Gulf States and are forced to prostitution. There is a flood of obscenity and nudity in Afghanistan. to spread hatred against Pakistan and to use the Afghan tribes against Pakistan. Apart from this. India is more influential in 129 . The Indian government has also started the onslaught of the Hindu culture in the far flung areas of Afghanistan. Sikkim. It is provoking them to abandon Islam and embrace Hinduism. Bhutan. Persian and in other regional languages around the clock which aim at the destruction of the morality of the Afghan people. The Indian embassy in Kabul and consulates in Kandahar and Northern areas are actively involved in these kinds of activities. These centres also provide liquor. The Indian government wants to desecrate the religious and national values of the Afghanis so that they could be easily turned against Pakistan and used for Indian designs. India is dreaming to capture all the countries of South Asia. and Sri Lanka. It is the utmost effort of India to destabilize Afghanistan. and offering prayers strictly. They are being provided with incentives to turn to Hinduism. religious and moral values. The Congress led government of India has started implementing its plan of driving away the innocent Afghan Muslims from Islam. They must ask the people of Bhutan. Presently.

130 . if the minority and majority tribes were deprived of this representation peace could never be established in Afghanistan and the war ridden land of the country will always be a centre of chaos. God forbid.Afghanistan than Pakistan. The sooner India and Afghanistan realize it. they should restrict the Indian activities in Afghanistan. If the leadership of these countries does not adopt a responsible attitude the peace in South Asia will always be in danger and the situation will be quite destructive. It¶s not only the duty of Pakistan to play its role for maintaining peace in the region but the other countries must also realize their responsibility. Peace of the region will be shattered in to bits. majority of the tribes and majority of the Pashto speaking people in the government so that democracy could flourish and peace could be established in Afghanistan. Therefore. At this stage. the better it is. So far as the Afghanis are concerned they must keep in mind that actions speak louder than words. we want to request all the tribes and their leaders in Afghanistan that a reasonable representation must be given to the entire minority.

Although certain Afghan leaders have given proposals to the US which if observed. It had to face suicide bombings and actions in retaliation resulting in loss of precious lives of many innocent citizens and the security officials. America was activated but no solid action has yet been taken to stop India.Indian activities in Afghanistan War on terror in Afghanistan seems moving towards negotiations as allied forces are exhausted to eradicate al Qaeda. The US is repeating the history by repeating the same blunders as to suppress Afghans by using force. These actions were designed to engage security forces in internal front and to demoralize the masses of this land. American has turned a blind eye towards it as no action is suggested against Indian consulates. But Americans seem looking for a superfluous resolve of the issue. Pakistan is frontline ally of the US in war on terror. FATA and in big cities of the country. American has to realize that it has killed many Muslims in Iraq and Afghanistan as its action caused severe collateral damage to the human lives and their properties. Reliable sources have disclosed that Indian consulate in Kandahar has dispatched more than hundred Pakistani dissidents for six months training in India. still the US never snubs India who is busy in subversive activities against Pakistan and that too using Afghan soil. it is impossible for any country to make its own infrastructure in Afghanistan and that too at a time when Afghanistan is under American control. may get the US a respectable withdrawal. Indian agencies have been running training camps in Afghanistan. it is being felt that America has given an under-hand go ahead to Indian agencies to operate against Pakistan. Without American patronage. Instead. The US understands that the delays in talks and withdrawal of the forces will pave the way to the fate the USSR had met. A number of times. till America considers the exit in cover of negotiations as respectful. Although people consider terrorist activities a retaliated move from the terrorists but still a number of evidences have been gathered which established keen Indian involvement in destabilizing Pakistan by interfering in Baluchistan. It depicts India enjoys full US support and its patronage for doing the same. On return these persons will be paid five hundred to one thousand American dollars and will be deputed to the terrorist groups in tribal areas and elsewhere. America is passionate to go all-out to have peace in Afghanistan either it be through dialogue or whatsoever possible way out to have safe and respectable exit from Afghanistan. They have asked the US to pull out its forces within six month time and handover security responsibilities to Afghan national army and the police. Ignoring Pakistan¶s sacrifices in the war against terrorism. Sooner or the later. Some of them would be retained in Afghanistan for their further and time to time utilization against Pakistan. Respect and victory are not at the same pace sometimes. the US officials support Indian stance and appreciate its interest even in training Afghan national 131 .

How would they be comfortable with their permanent presence on their land. and that too to destabilize the neighbouring Islamic countries. 132 . India¶s training camps are in full swing and are continuously sending their lots to Pakistan for different assigned tasks i.army.e. they would somehow or the other have to leave that place as Afghans have the history of conquering India time and again. that is prone to Mullah Umer-like governments. bombs blasts. Whatsoever infrastructure is established in Afghanistan. One could µappreciate¶ Indian resolve to manage its stay in Afghanistan but India must realize that the moment American forces will ensure µrespectful¶ withdrawal from Afghanistan. harmony and justice in the society? India is living in fool¶s paradise by thinking that they might get hold of Afghans after withdrawal of allied forces. which ensured peace. India is looking forward to have some sort of permanent role in Afghanistan to get its vested agenda to be met by destabilizing Pakistan and establish it¶s the only power which can see into its eyes and possesses the strategic and military strength to wipe of Indian designs against Pakistan. To fulfil all the above mentioned designs. this issue has subsided for the time being. However. suicidal attack and other activities to destabilize Pakistan by creating uncertainty among the masses. crushing economy and spoiling the infrastructure of the country to declare it as a failed state. but after Pak Army Chief Gen Kayani¶s clear warning that Pakistan will never accept such move which permits India to train Afghan national army.

It may be recalled that while at Sharm el Sheikh in Egypt in 2009. India had been desperately lobbying in Afghanistan. However. tried to influence the parties concerned through King Abdullah. Mr Singh had agreed with his Pakistani counterpart Yusuf Raza Gilani that dialogue was the only way forward. the first in the past three decades by any Indian premier. Why did India backtrack from that commitment? It is still a mystery. in what is being called cross border terrorism for targeting India. has failed to convince King Abdullah that Pakistan is involved. and for that matter any country. there ought to be the fullest realization by the Indian leadership that all roads to peace. But to reach that end. travel and development. That was despite the fact that all the countries neighbouring Afghanistan knew very well that India could be a spoiler rather than a facilitator. whose country had nothing to do with Afghan affairs. Yet. There is need to resolve all the issues with Pakistan. While on way back from Riyadh. Mr Singh. India must sort out its own issues. vast opportunities would open up for trade. Then. what went wrong. prosperity and well-being of the one-fifth population of the world lead through the result-oriented composite dialogue. This was also a part of his agenda for talks in Riyadh.India can be spoiler in Afghanistan Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has failed to muster Saudi support for his country¶s stances on relations with Pakistan and its possible role in Afghanistan. One would ask the Indian premier as to what was the hitch therein.a word. he did not say what sort of reaction or response he got. in any way. Dr Singh told the media that he had requested King Abdullah to use his µgood offices¶ to check the so-called cross border terrorism by Pakistan. and that all these would create prosperity in the region. would be ready to use its µgood offices¶ if not µmediation¶ . His visit to Saudi Arabia. The recent talks between foreign secretaries also could not make any headway except the two diplomats saw each other faceto-face for some time. and if there was any. He reportedly told the King that if there was cooperation between Pakistan and his country. It was also agreed that the so-called terrorism would not be linked to the composite dialogue process. nobody knows. but failed. For this Saudi Arabia. including Kashmir. it could be resolved through dialogue ± the only way to sort out issues amongst nations. through a composite dialogue. 133 . India pretends to be allergic to.

Tajikistan lies in a desert area where rain fall is scanty. India has established its base in Tajikistan and. In a way. The air distance between Islamabad and Dushanbe is the same as that of Lahore and Islamabad. And to have an access to the natural resources of Central Asia. and Kazakhstan must be aware of the expansionist aims of India lest it attack a country secretly and damage it. particularly the Indian air force can target any place in Pakistan from this base. it is establishing a big army base at ³Avanti Pura´. A 34% increase in the war budget of India unravels its deplorable war designs. we realize that these two army bases are a great challenge for the security of the Northern areas of Pakistan and the Independent Kashmir. all the SAARC countries of South Asia and Afghanistan. and to further pressurize Pakistan. India wants to besiege Pakistan by establishing these bases in Tajikistan. it has installed its MI 17 helicopters and Mig 29 fighter planes at the Ayani air base of Tajikistan These army bases are located near Dushanbe in Tajikistan which was used by the Russian forces against Mujahedeen during the Afghan Jihad. Generally this belt is 50 kilometres wide but. on the other hand. As India has established its bases there. China in the East and Afghanistan are located in the South of Tajikistan. On one hand. India has established its consulates in the areas adjacent to Pakistan which are working as centres for terrorist activities in Pakistan. Indian forces. The distance between Pakistan and the states which emerged after the disintegration of Soviet Union is quite short. America is vacating one of its big army bases at Khanabad in Uzbekistan at the intense protest of the Uzbek people. Tajikistan. After Tajikistan. separates Pakistan from Tajikistan. The Dakhan belt in the Afghan province of Badakhshan. a few kilometres away from Sri Nagar. The biggest evidence is that there is not a single country which does not complain of 134 . Uzbekistan. Its real target is none but Pakistan.Military bases in Central Asia Indian diplomatic relationships with Pakistan and other neighbouring countries were already strained. Unfortunately India has become a symbol of danger for its neighbouring countries. These states can be called the neighbours of Pakistan. therefore its atmosphere is dry and hot. After the American withdrawal it will fall in the hands of India. If we look at the world map. it is only 16 kilometres in distance. at a certain point. The Afghan government is fully supporting these Indian activities. An area of more than one thousand acres has been procured for this purpose. but now it has collaborated with Israel. Pakistan is also a neighbouring country of Tajikistan. It is only 500 kilometres away from Tashqand. Uzbekistan and Kirghizstan in the north. Not only in Kabul but in all of Afghanistan. The Monsoon season passes without rain. Therefore. Kirghizstan. Iran. the capital of Uzbekistan. Later on the same was used by Ahmad Shah Masud. the head of the Northern Alliance. This army base located near Pakistan at a suitable place in Central Asia is complete now and is being used by India. Pakistan has to face the enemies from two sides. It is only 200 kilometres away from the Uzbek Afghan border.

Tajikistan. Afghanistan. There is a chance that it has entered Tajikistan to devour the central Asian states one by one after weakening them. and all the SAARC countries.India¶s attitude. 135 . so that they do not allow it to have a strong hold there. However. Uzbekistan. India has expansionist designs in south Asia and has become a sign of danger for all of its neighbouring countries. Our foreign ministry should start a campaign at every level against the expansionist designs of India. and should collaborate with the Islamic countries to make the rulers of Tajikistan and the Central Asian states aware of the Indian aims. but it can never dare to do it. Kirghizstan. Will India use these bases against China? It just wants to show America that it can make an aggressive attack on China whenever it is required. it wants to establish its military and economic dominance over Pakistan. Therefore every kind of military activity from India in this region is against Pakistan.

India was also closely associated with those Arab countries that were part of the Soviet bloc. Many of its spying satellites are already in air. Mutual satellite is a part of this 136 . is also concerned over Pakistan¶s nuclear program. It can not only take pictures from a microscopic lens but can also perform well in bad weather and dark clouds. Israel has always opposed Pakistan. an arch rival of the US. The objective of the satellite is to spy upon Pakistani and Iranian atomic activities. Now their friendship for a mutual anti-Pakistan stance has explicitly unfolded. it is dwindling around our borders with assistance from India. India and Israel is not only operative against Iran and Pakistan. The Israeli Prime Minister David Ben Gurian had advised his nation in one of speeches made in 1967 that ³International Jewish movement should not be misled about Pakistan. Amos one and Amos two are a few to be mentioned. We should pre-empt it as of now. Eros B. That¶s why friendship with India is not only necessary for us but we can also benefit from Indo-Pak disputes. Israel is contemptuous towards Pakistan. particularly the Arab. It thinks that Pakistan is the leading influence upon Arab countries not to accept Israel. Pakistani advancement in atomic technology is undesirable for both India and Israel. That¶s why it is an active part of every anti-Pakistan alliance. Ofik seven. It will also monitor Pakistan along with Israel. This satellite was developed by Israeli aerospace with the most modern technology. Mental resources and military might and situation of Pakistan can any time cause troubles for us. One of the reasons for secrecy of their relations was India¶s close relations with Soviet Russia. Israel. Sheer distance has checked Israel so far to attack Pakistan. but is also scheming against us in collaboration with India. The satanic triangle of the US. Rather it has adopted a way of scheming with India for the destruction of Pakistan. Pakistan has not yet accepted Israel.Satellite for espionage A satellite named Tuksar was sent in to the air from Sri Hari Kota Launching Centre in the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. it can dominate the Islamic. Indo-Israeli relations are established since long. India met its petroleum needs from these Arab countries. Despite having thousands of miles distance. Israel via Indian missions has entered those countries which do not have direct diplomatic ties with it. Israel not only threatens to attack our atomic installations. These spying satellites monitor Iran and many Arab countries round the clock. Ofik five. but both the countries are silent over their spying operations. Despite the physical distance of Israel from Pakistan. Israel views if Pakistan dies out. The Israeli intentions against the Muslim Ummah are no secret now. but it has zeroed in all their resources to completely eliminate all Muslims of the world. countries. It was in the air that the Israelis intend to attack the atomic laboratory of Pakistan in Kahuta. It is creating troubles in collaboration with India and cannot stand Pakistan at any cost. Israel has launched a satellite from the Indian plains to shoot pictures of the Iranian nuclear installations and movements there. Britain and many other western countries. like India.´ Indo-Israeli collaboration is not a new story.

India and Israel both are enemies of Pakistan. its progress. well-being. freedom and security.conspiracy. they are busy scheming against Pakistan by throwing it into political and economic instability. They cannot accept the existence of Pakistan. 137 . That¶s why despite spelling charms of peace by tongue. and depriving it of a sustainable defence guarantee from its atomic program.

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´ The question arises that if this does not reflect China¶s official position. More than 76% of the Indian people are living in extreme poverty. generals. The second thing is clear while the first one is worth consideration. who can do no real work because most of them get funds from the governments.´ Zhan adds. said that India would break up and divide into 30 autonomous states. because they certainly reflect the government¶s policies. while referring to an analysis of a Zhan Leo (which means µstrategy¶). The Indian foreign ministry has rejected Zhan¶s report in these words. The people were dumb-founded on this news. especially when they talk to the people. Nepal and Bhutan. There is no need to mention that sometimes we don¶t get anything important from them or the government doesn¶t want to use them. according to ³Times of India´. for which they should look unofficial. The 140 . because a big country like India which has such a strange and unfamiliar political system cannot eliminate the poverty of such a huge population just as China has done and is functioning under its own indigenous system (the same thing is true to Pakistan). despite the general elections during the last 62 years. but we never thought that China is talking of making pieces of India. But they have little or no influence on the government policy. it means that the report is really serious and it was taken seriously. air marshals and journalists. This report has been eliminated from the internet. Bangladesh. ³Beijing. Contrary to American think tanks. like the track-2 diplomacy with India. but. ³China should work with different nationalities like the Tamil and Kashmiri people so that they could establish their own autonomous states. Zhan said. India would become a prosperous country of the region and that would be in China¶s interest. The Chinese think tanks should be taken seriously. in China they are answerable to the State Council or Communist Party of China. BBC broadcasted this news that the Chinese institute of Strategic Studies. Zhan says that after such a division. then why did the Indian government take a note of it? Evidently. It means that a cat of a lion¶s body has jumped into a bevy of pigeons. should break India into 20-30 pieces and establish Free states there. which are outwardly free from governmental influences (and some of them are really free). We are accustomed to listening to such bragging that America would divide Pakistan into pieces. which itself is the biggest think tank of the country. with the daily income of less than 2 dollars (in Pakistan this income is comparatively and shamefully a bit lesser). They are also different because they comprise of real scholars and literati. The other area is Xaichen. with the help of friendly countries like Pakistan. They are not like our think tanks which have been stuffed with retired bureaucrats.India and China China¶s think tanks are quite different.´ Zhan has also talked about Arunachal Pradesh near China¶s border which is a bone of contention between the two countries. ³This is the work of an individual and it does not reflect China¶s official position. In the beginning of August.

and that is India¶s µNew Forward Policy¶ which may increase border issues and compel China to use force.) In response to Verma¶s wrong notion about China¶s invasion of India in 2012. what is Mr Chen saying? He is saying.000 troops in Tibet where China has a small military garrison can create an imbalance. China¶s defensive attack was limited but successful. in which the former won and the 20th century was called µAmerica¶s century¶. In 1962. writes. ³China is worried at the attitude of Pakistan. It is its forward policy. will the civil administration be able to face internal security challenges (meaning µscenarist forces) which will be patronized from abroad?´ Verma answers: ³No. ³The communists of China feel the need of a military victory to unite their people. After that Bhart Verma. war is possible.´ After that Verma asks if the Indian leadership would tolerate the ³intensity of war´.´ He adds. Indian democracy is an eye sore for China. and which is involved in anti-India activities at their instigation. India can give all the answers. ³Yes. Chen Zheo Chen replied in ³China Business News´.´ This is Bhart Verma¶s thought full of exaggeration. There is only one possibility of a war. If Bhart Verma knows what China is. It has created a danger of communists¶ grip on society. It is not facing any danger from the communists¶ grip. The peace loving India is ready for war neither on internal nor on external fronts. Why? Beijing has many reasons to teach India the last lesson and this way China would gain certain dominance over Asia by the end of this century. The world leadership went into the hands of America and the Soviet Union. They should also remember that the sun of their sultanates set when the European imperialists started fighting with each other. 141 . though America cannot be stopped from trying to show a miracle of the Tiananmen square.´ The deployment of 60. India¶s extra 60. and there is a capital outflow through Hong Kong. The shop of exports has closed because of a decrease in the exports of China and there is an unusual restlessness on the internal level. Indian army acted aggressively after a small row with China in 1959.000 more Indian troops on the controversial border is a part of her recent forward policy. he must also know how the fear of the Cultural Revolution has strengthened the Chinese people. which is their right hand.´ It seems to have started. Then. ³Does its army have enough weapons to face Beijing and Islamabad on two fronts? And. Only the destruction of mankind is the terrible scene.´ (µpeace loving¶ is a heavy word for India. ³China would invade India before 2012. in a long article in ³India Today Review´. China¶s ³shop of exports´ (it reflects jealousy) has not ³closed´. Verma says that unemployment there is 14%. They must remember that everything does not happen according to the plan. ³The reasons given for the invasion are senseless.Indo-China war of 1962 was fought over the issue of the ownership of these regions.

India itself faces separatist movements which are the result of acute poverty and social injustices. India Today cited Navy Chief Admiral Suresh Mehta disclosing: ³China is likely to be more assertive on its claims. In this respect. it was the only personal opinion of a Chinese think-tank. which suggested the disintegration of India. having no official backing. Particularly. Mupala Luxman Rao in 1969. However. instead of addressing the root causes of the Maoist uprising. Now this indigenous movement has expanded to other Indian regions. Zhan Lue. with the statement of Kapoor. including Maharashtra. Maoist movement has been raging in the form of peasant uprising in West Bengal. Sino-Indian rift which was in its embryonic stage has come on the surface. but this statement clearly shows that the Indian rulers are ready to go even to the extent of war especially against China. it does not favour independence of Tibet and avoids propaganda against Beijing. on August 11. 2006. calling the latter a strategic partner. the Indian government recently intensified its blame-game against china. has been playing a double game with Beijing by acting upon a secret strategy.´ New Delhi shows that despite the Sino. However.Sino-Indian rift widens INDIA which has openly signed a number of mutual agreements with China. Indian leaders and media seriously reacted to an article of a Chinese think-tank. While everyone knows that in more than seven states. We should reduce the Chinese footprints on the Indian Ocean. on July 27. While New Delhi is no match to Beijing in conventional and nuclear weapons. India has always blamed China for backing Maoist uprising. As a matter of fact. but Indian high officials took it as the state voice of Beijing. we should be prepared for the eventuality. Indian Army chief General Deepak Kapoor openly revealed that the Indian Army ³is now revising its five-year-old doctrine´ and preparing for a ³possible two-front war with China and Pakistan´. In 2009. Although Sino-Indian differences have always existed due to the Indian presumption that peace-loving China is its adversary.´ It is notable that in order to conceal its covert activities. ³We want good relations with China. yet the same entered into an alarming situation when on December 29. especially on its immediate neighbours«matching division should be changed to technological advancement on the Indian military side. And its leader. 2009. At present.´ The state-run China Daily.Indian border dispute. it is a popular insurgency by the 142 . the former foreign minister Yashwant Sinha had said. alleging for supplying arms to these insurgents. denounced the Lama as a ³splittist´ and pointed out that he has ³collaborated with the Indian military and American CIA to organize Indian Tibetan special border troops to fight their way back into Tibet. For example. But the Indian stand was indirectly expressed by its leaders and media. but if we reach a point of conflict over Tibet. protested against the Hindu landlords who left no stone unturned in molesting the poor people through their mal-treatment such as forced labour and minimum wages.

2008. the Pakistan Joint Chief of Staff Committee (JCSC) Chairman General Tariq Majid rightly indicated. India conducted its project in connection with air. on October 31. ³Such a path could fix India on a selfdestructive mechanism. the Maoist political party won the over-whelming majority in the country¶s first genuine elections. the then defence minister George Fernandes had declared publicly that ³China is India¶s potential threat No1. In the recent past. ³India¶s Maoist rebels are now present in 20 states and have killed more than 900 Indian security officers«India¶s rapid economic growth has made it an emerging global power but also deepened stark inequalities in the society. New Delhi re-opened its Daulat Beg Oldi (DBO) airbase in Northern Ladakh. intends to make India the mini-superpower of Asia by containing China and de-stabilizing Pakistan as well as Iran. land and sea ballistic systems.´ India successfully tested its missile Agni-111 in May 2007. As regards to the Indian new military build-up against China. 2009. New Delhi has been advancing towards a self-destructive path. with the tactical support of the sole superpower. New Delhi and Israel. It is of particular attention that in May 1998. which overlooks the strategic Karakoram Pas and is only eight kilometres. the Indian Navy Chief Admiral Sureesh Mehta also accused Beijing and explained that the ³Indian Navy would keep a close watch on the movements of the Chinese submarines which are operating out of an underground base in the South China Sea´ and ³wish to enter the Indian Ocean´. With the help of Israel and America. The US which signed a nuclear deal with India in 2008. Balochistan where China has invested billions of dollars to develop the Gwadar seaport. While the Indian allegations were already proven untrue when in the recent past. However. The Indian defence ministry planners are working on building additional airfields and increasing troops ± raising two new mountain divisions to be deployed along the 4. on January 2. and accusing Beijing. The New York Times wrote. on May 31. are plotting to block the sea lanes of the Indian Ocean for their joint strategic goals. Recently. In this regard. under the pretension of the China factor. Pakistan¶s province. Beijing and Islamabad cannot neglect their common defence when 143 .´ He further said that. India has also blamed China for backing a Maoist study centre so as to cause an uprising in Nepal. India has also erected more than 10 new helipads and roads between the Sino-Indian borders.057-kilometre Line of Actual Control (LAC). when India detonated five nuclear tests. and extended its range to target all the big cities of China. by neglecting all these ground realities. south of the Chinese border-the Aksai China area. Taking cognizance of Kapoor¶s threat against China and Pakistan. irritates both Washington and New Delhi. 2009 after 43 years. on February 26. ³The Indian Army Chief¶s statement exhibits a lack of strategic acumen.´ India¶s misperceptions about Beijing in connection with the Maoist movement could also be judged from the fact that it has also been accusing the latter for supporting the Maoist insurgency in Nepal.downtrodden that have massive support of people for their ideology. However.´ However.

India which has wideranging agreements with Beijing. Indian reservations regarding China¶s infrastructural projects in Azad Kashmir are unjustified and discriminative. the Sino-Indian rift has only widened in the recent times. Hence. Both the countries have signed 11 agreements to enhance bilateral cooperation in diverse sectors. President Zardari had decided to visit China after every three months to further cement ties between the two old friends. The Chinese plan to build a dam on the river Yarlung Tsangpo in the upper reaches of Tibetan plateau. Returning to our earlier discussion. So the Sino-India rift is also part of the greater Cold War between the US and China. but has been acting upon anti-China secret diplomacy. Besides. apparently emphasizes mutual cooperation. The Indian game plan against Beijing could also be assessed from the fact that New Delhi is grabbing waters of neighbouring countries. reiterating that it would adversely affect navigation in the Brahmanputra River. 144 .their adversaries are following a covert strategy.

It is clear as daylight that this issue can be solved if the Nepalese Prime Minister works on it seriously. Nepal proposed that the Kalapani issue should be resolved according to the map of between 1850 and 1856 whereas India wants its solution according to the map of 1879. There are 54 places in 21 districts where complaints of occupation of 60. The border line between Nepal and India is 1808 km long. 250 laborers came to Susta to work on the Bhaisaloton project and settled there.600 hectares 145 . But what does it mean? This is no solution to the problem. On March 4th 1816 Nepal and the East India Company signed a document which ended the long row about the border between the two countries. Their condition is a vote for their party. and 26 districts of Nepal are near the Indian border. This border issue lingered on even after 1947. In a meeting of the Technical Committee. Nepal has totally rejected India¶s proposal. some people cleared the forests in Nepal¶s part and settled there. yet there are many other places which India has occupied. 1. The Nepalese government did not deal with this problem in the way it should have been dealt. Those who are responsible for this loss of that piece of land must be punished. Though belated. It is worth mentioning about the Susta border row that India has occupied 140002 hectares of land during the last 72 years. The conflict has been going on between the two countries because India changed the name of this river. A committee of the foreign affairs has issued this statement that all the issues have been resolved except the Susta and Kalapani issues. The basic causes of the conflict are those areas of Nepal which are near India¶s borders. due to the increasing population of India. which later on was given to Sikkim. Kalapani is the basic cause of the row between the two countries. It is 20. India believes that that piece of land would be crucial to stop Chinese forces¶ from advancing.000 hectares in Kalapani. In a meeting of both the countries on the foreign ministers¶ level. It is quite interesting to note that both Nepal and India have shown this piece of land as their property. but the political reason is the fact that BJP stopped the Biharis from going to Nepal. as is evident from their MPs¶ recent visit of the Susta area when the foreign relations committee is focusing on it. the Nepalese government and parliament have realized the seriousness of the matter. 14. But then somehow Nepal succeeded in getting it back in 1838. Still the war is going on. But it never ended because soon after the signing of the contract.000 hectares in Susta. Nepal¶s Prime Minister has also expressed his concern.Occupation of Nepalese Territory Nepal and India have been fighting a long war over a Nepalese piece of land. The dialogue about the border between the two countries has been going on for a long time.000 hectares are so common.276 feet high above the sea level. but no policy has been evolved so far on this issue. The Nepalese documents show the Kalee River as Nepal¶s border whereas the Indian map refutes that and shows the river as µKutiyangh¶. There is illegal occupation on 37. Now this issue has reached the foreign office and it should reach the office of the prime minister too because the border issue is always a serious issue for every country. The Indian Foreign Minister insisted on a status quo. the East India Company claimed that Antudanda was theirs. In fact.

India illegally occupied Nepal¶s territory on 22 November 2007 for the last time. After that the Kalapani issue emerged. The other natural reason is this that Susta is situated where there are Indian pieces of land on its north and east and the river Naryai flows on its west. The territory that Nepal has lost so far was never the property of the East India Company. The natural cause is the flood because the floods of 1845. social and political ones. The social reason is the fast growth of Indian population. 1954. It is easy for India to occupy it. it is important that it gets back all its territories which are one fourth of Nepal in the same way as China got Hong Kong back from Britain. 98% of work on the border has been finalized in a meeting of a joint technical boundary meeting in New Delhi. . If we observe the border. we can see a lot of illegal occupations. 146 . But drawing of maps is no solution because they are prone to amendment. There are 5 reasons for the occupation of the land in Susta including the Susta border issue and some other natural. The news about the Indian occupation of Nepal¶s territories is sometime published in newspapers. That is why the government is declaring that all the issues between India and Nepal have been resolved except the issues of Kalapani and Susta. and it separates Susta from Nepal. There was a horrible war between India and China in 1962. If Nepal wants to prove right the concept of a greater Nepal.in Mechi and 450 hectares in Yarastan. 1980 and 1989 have changed the course of the Naryari river and India claims that the land that the river is flowing on is theirs.

whereas the mission¶s leader says that they are looking for a safe passage for transport of food to the people 147 . But India is thinking of occupying this land of Hindu faith on any pretext. which created many problems for the people of Nepal. It wants to weaken the other south Asian countries and make its markets there. Nepal is also an important member of SAARC. Then the genocide of the king¶s family in 1990 was according to the wishes of India. Many were made homeless and the exact number of the disappeared persons is not known. The Mao rebels¶ attacks become severe and strong. It is not ready to even tolerate its neighbouring Hindu country Nepal. This mission completed its tenure in January 2008 but the government of Nepal has asked for an extension in its stay to put the country on the road to democracy and peace. Indian intervention in Nepal¶s internal affairs started from then. That is why it objects to UN mission¶s steps towards peace. As I have stated several times before. but the fact is that SAARC has never been an effective body because of India¶s objectionable attitude. India helped and trained the Mao rebels. RAW agents are there in government parties. but then he signed some aid pacts. India has been dreaming of becoming a super power in Asia and it has aggressive designs against the neighbouring countries. No longer does the Congress leave due to the people¶s protests and a strong opposition and the opposition coalition forms the government. A mission of the UNO (UNMIN) was sent to Nepal for a complete restoration of democracy and peace there because the Indian intervention had created a civil warlike situation in Nepal. The UN mission has taken action in Nepal¶s Terai area which is also the centre of pro-India Mao rebels. Why? Nepal is the only country in the world where the state religion is Hinduism. Nepal is a weak neighbouring country of India. The government of the Congress in Nepal means that the Delhi government is ruling Nepal too. About 13000 Nepalese were killed in the civil war. It has already occupied Sikkim. Nepal¶s Congress is in fact another part of the Indian Congress. India¶s secret agencies are active in creating instability in Nepal. India wants instability in Nepal. Peace prevails in Nepal and Mao rebels¶ attacks decrease when Congress rules there. India is criticizing it. and its state religion is Hinduism. Indian Prime Minister Jawahar Lal Nehru was very upset when Shah Mahendra came into power in 1960. Everyone knows India¶s dangerous designs about the neighbouring countries. India is a wolf in sheep¶s clothing and wants to deprive all the south Asian countries of their freedom. India is behind all the disruption and economic difficulties there. It is dreaming of occupying Bhutan and Nepal.RAW¶s activities in Nepal Nepal is the only Indian neighbour where almost everyone ± from Prime Minister to a policeman ± is on the pay role of RAW. lawlessness reaches the highest point. who keep that country in its tentacles. India has pushed Nepal into a civil war situation with its conspiracies.

it would be able to find some more heinous intentions of India which would end Indian hegemony in Nepal. It is the duty of the Nepali government to check the vicious activities of Indian saboteurs because India is determined to mar the relationships between Nepal and other Muslim countries. The mission has found some irrefutable proofs of Indian intervention in Nepal¶s internal affairs. 148 .of Terai. If the mission is extended.

like his father is a ray of hope for the Bhutanese people and is contributing a lot for the uplift and development of his country.Indo-Bhutan relations Bhutan. health and Information Technology (IT) fields. Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has convinced King Wang chuck that India wanted the democratic experiment in Bhutan to succeed. It is however. On November 6. computer training will be given to over 7. In the latest positive development. Some analysts feel that on the instigation of western powers and own vested interests. India is playing a double game to bring popular revolt against King Wang chuck somewhere in the next decade. Bhutan is a very peace loving and friendly country and its people are happy and prosperous. formal coronation of 29-year-old Bhutanese King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wang chuck took place in Thimphu. India would set up a 50seat undergraduate medical college on the lines of the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS).000 megawatt in hydropower by 2020.000 teachers and 1. India¶s main objective seems to create a greater India by placing Bhutan through a loose 149 . geographically located between China and India has one of the highest per capita incomes in South Asia of over $2. India had tense relations with Bhutan due to allegations of direct interference in Thimphu¶s internal affairs and New Delhi¶s support to insurgent groups in the northeast. 2008. Kurichu and Tala. It is pertinent to mention here that India is also assisting Bhutan to build three major hydro-electric projects at Chukh. 205 crore. In the field of education.000 government officials. but India and other countries including US and Britain are attempting to abolish monarchy in Bhutan. a Himalayan kingdom of 635. India has hegemonic ambitions in the region and Bhutan is an easy prey. The people of Bhutan are very loyal to the King and are happy and content. 5. India will prepare the initial technical reports for four new hydro-electricity projects with capacity of over 3500MW in the Himalayan kingdom. talks between King Wang chuck and the Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh resulted in the signing of 12 agreements including four on hydropower generation. Besides. The Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh had concluded an agreement with Bhutan in 2008 that it will help Bhutan build additional installed capacity of 10. India and Bhutan have inked a major project worth Rs. Other agreements included curbing illicit drug trafficking. In the information Technology (IT) sector.000. Bhutan. with the domestic consumption of only 400 MW has currently an installed capacity of 1500 MW of hydropower. Under this project.600 enterprises and 200. King Wang chuck.000 rural children. civil aviation.000 people. This cannot be achieved unless the minds of Bhutanese are brainwashed with the help of IT. India is also helping in the construction of Punatsagchhu-1 project. good to see that India is trying to mend its fences with the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) countries. The entire surplus power is presently exported to India.

It is time to get united for which SAARC can act as a powerful platform in bringing the South Asian nations together. During the ongoing discussions between King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wang chuck and Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh. it would be the greatest folly for Bhutan to fall in this trap. if the Indian armed forces are so smart why are they unable to control the law and order situation in more than 28 of its insurgency hit states. it also came to light that India is interested in the security and defence cooperation with Bhutan. whether or not to purchase lethal or non-lethal weapons. warlike material or stores without assistance and approval of India. One wonders that the agreement in hydropower generation is New Delhi¶s tool to enter Bhutan and win the hearts of masses. Although Bhutan shares borders with China but India claims that a pro-China policy is not viable for Bhutan. No doubt. 150 . India is also controlling Bhutan External Relations through the 1949 treaty between the two countries. We have an example of Sri Lanka before us when the Indian armed forces physically occupied Sri Lanka in 1986 in the name of helping Colombo to get rid of insurgents. Article 2 of the treaty requires Bhutan to be guided by the advice of India in the conduct of its external relations while Article 6 bars Bhutan from import of arms. It is an irony that Bhutan can only purchase non-lethal military stores and equipment and there is a requirement of approval from New Delhi. and not India. machines. One wonders. It needs the decision of the Bhutanese King and its people. ammunition. The times have changed. It is interesting to note that previously the SAARC conference used to fail due to India¶s interference in the internal affairs of the member countries. The Indians¶ past record is not very clean as regard to Bhutan.confederation under Indian union. India believes that since Bhutan is surrounded by India on three sides and is dependent on India for access to the sea it should be part of India. Although there were a lot of reviews and discussions but still Bhutan cannot frame its independent policies. India needs to change its imperialist and capitalist approach to bring peace in the region. Bhutan should be allowed to make its own independent decisions and be treated at par with other countries of the world. India must realize that Bhutan is a sovereign country and changing the language of the 1949 treaty won¶t suffice.

Moral. These Chinese nationals are believed to be the members of East Turkmen Independent Movement (ETIM) and are considered suitable for creating unrest in Northern china. To this end Indians may produce fake identities and push these passport holders to china and later reveal it as proof of Pakistani origin Taliban involvement in Xingjian. It is learnt that these trained Chinese dissidents will be sent to Xingjian province in the garb of businessmen through various routes to ensure their safe landing. Some other reports suggest that the Indian agents have categorically instructed their operatives in Afghanistan and elsewhere for maintaining close contacts with Al-Qaeda for their financial need for ETIM leadership. Indians have made progress into camps reportedly established by ETIM in Northern and Southern region of Afghanistan. They will be subsequently trained and sent to the Chinese province of Xingjian for creating instability. It is believed that Indian intelligence operatives based in Afghanistan. while taking advantage of the fragile situation. material and financial assistance is regularly provided by Indian trained-operatives to strengthen and then launch ETIM members from Afghan soil against China. Indians also aim to implicate Pakistani Taliban in these activities. including security forces. have made concerted efforts to attract maximum Chinese dissidents by offering them wide range of incentives.Terrorism in China An NGO has been established by Indian spy agency RAW in Badakhshan. 151 . This move is aimed at creating cracks in the friendly relationship between Pakistan and China. The Indian persuasive efforts and training of Chinese dissidents are facilitated with the active support of Afghan intelligence. which persuades Chinese nationals to join it. They are being encouraged to target vital installations and high profile personalities in the Chinese province.

It paid a monthly salary of Rs 1. but also increases hatred and animosity. is respected as an honourable guest. too? They were none other than the agents of the Indian secret agency ³RAW´. Facts cannot be denied. The strings of this net of ³a greater India´ are in the hands of RAW. In East Pakistan. The police recovered from these arrested people remote control electronic devices. But these extremist Hindu organizations take them back to those hateful days of 1947. They cannot occupy 152 . They even spare their lives if enemies visit them. in the guise of Mukti Bahni. admitted that Pakistan is neither aggressive nor has it been sending trained terrorists to Kashmir. would never do such a heinous crime against even the worst of their enemies. RAW established 40 terrorist training camps in the Makran Division of Balochistan ± adjacent to Iran. Some people of India want friendly relationship with Pakistan. The whole world. after a keen and careful observation. There are so many similarities between the East Pakistan of 1971 and the tribal areas of present days. decapitated the Pakistani soldiers and treated even the Bengalis in the same way. nor does our religion allow it. even if he is an enemy. Many people are killed but dead bodies are never desecrated. They are wolves in sheep¶s clothing. Everyone knows how the Sikhs of East Punjab treated the migrating Muslims. who were those people who not only attacked the security personnel but also were so cruel towards the local population. satellite mobile phones and some important documents and maps. are due to the mean and biased activities of these sectarian Hindu organizations. but the Hindu bigots always gave the impression that Pakistan is aggressive and oppressive. Extremist and sectarian organizations of India have been active not only in India but also in other countries. A visitor. These extremist Hindu organizations are against Pakistan. Hindus are very clever and cunning. Nor can friendly relations be maintained between them. Similar is the situation in Waziristan. It not only adversely affects the development of both the countries. They have never accepted the creation of Pakistan. Then. Pakistan always extended her hand of friendship. They cannot be trusted. The Kashmiris have been fighting for their freedom since 1947 against the occupied forces of India. whether they belong to a religious party or are non-religious. RAW. Enmities and animosities of the tribal people linger on for many generations and even for many centuries. About 60 of them have been arrested. History proves that the Muslims of the sub-continent demanded a separate country for themselves because an anti-Muslim environment had been created there. Borders between them cannot be eliminated.A wolf in sheep¶s clothing Those who attacked the security personnel and butchered them in Waziristan and Swat were not the local people because the local people of that area. It is a fact that India and Pakistan are two different countries.000 to the unemployed Balochi young men to use them for anti-state activities. They never accepted the creation of Pakistan. The strained relationships between both the countries.

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the maharaja of Kashmir and Indian rulers sent their forces to Kashmir and occupied a large part of it. had to accept it. This is also a historical fact that Mountbatten wrote a letter to the Kashmiri raja and the Indian forces entered Kashmir that very day. the state of Jammu and Kashmir should have joined Pakistan. Then. It was sure that the Indian forces would easily capture all of Kashmir. Pakistan came into being in northern India on the basis of Muslim majority there. The Muslims and their leader Quaid-i-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah insisted on the two-nation theory. The Kashmiri leaders demanded the Indian government to act upon the promises made to them in 1947.Freedom movement in the occupied Kashmir The Kashmiris. the Indian rulers not only refused to give them the right of self-determination but also declared that Kashmir is a part and parcel of India. civilization and culture. It means that the Indian forces had already made a plan to enter Kashmir. Mountbatten ordered the Indian forces to enter Kashmir. They admitted the right of self determination for the Kashmiris and decided that the Kashmiris would be given the right to decide their fate on the basis of adult franchise. Kashmir had to be a part of Pakistan. the Muslims rose against them. India has made Kashmir its colony. The Hindus¶ party. arms and ammunition and means of transport. But when Kashmir was about to get freedom as a result of the struggle of the Kashmiris. But the Hindus and the British rulers conspired to create hurdles in Kashmir¶s annexation to Pakistan. promised that the Kashmiris would be given the right of self-determination as per the UN resolutions. India has been acting upon many plans to make its imperialistic occupation eternal. India raised this issue in the United Nations. at the time of the creation of Pakistan. The Indian soldier checks the identity cards of every Kashmiri and hits him. religion. He also behaves badly with the Kashmiri women. But then. On the basis of this rule. There are 90 percent Muslims in Kashmir though their raja was a Hindu. it cannot win the hearts and minds of the people there because they are determined to get rid of the Indian 156 . Kashmir was annexed to India. This rule of freedom had been agreed upon at the time of partition. believed that they were a part of Pakistan. But the Indian rulers fail to understand that Kashmir has become a big headache for them. The maharaja had taken no decision even two months after the division of India. Congress. The UN passed resolution to solve the Kashmir issue. In 1947. The Kashmir issue is in fact a part of an incomplete agenda of the division of India. on October 27. When. Sheikh Muhammad Abdullah (late) had declared that trusting the Indians was his greatest blunder. The first Prime Minister of India. Whatever India does in Kashmir. On the basis of geo-strategic position. The whole nation has been suffering because of the wrong decision of the leadership in 1947. Jawahar Lal Nehru. Even the British realized the natural necessity of division of India into two autonomous states. how could the newly created Pakistan remain unconcerned about the situation in Kashmir? India benefited from Pakistan's shortage of manpower.

the UN and the Kashmiris themselves consider this occupation as illegal and immoral. calling it µacross the border terrorism¶. The whole world. The Indian government. Nothing can stop them. occupied Jammu and Kashmir. India has forgotten the UN resolution. 157 . The Indian government is trying to present it as terrorism at the international level. There is only one solution and that is the right of self-determination. The maharaja of Kashmir had conspired on that day with the Indians to annex Kashmir to India. Even the state terrorism cannot control the situation there. The fact is that India itself is involved in terrorism against the Kashmiris. This has annoyed India. The Muslims were in great majority in Jammu and Kashmir and so Kashmir should have been annexed to Pakistan. The 40 years¶ patience has forced the Kashmiris to take up arms. There was no moral or legal justification for that.occupation. It is occupying a large part of Kashmir. But the Dogra rulers conspired to make Kashmir a slave of India. It is known as Occupied Kashmir. per its illegal contract with the Dogra rulers on October 27 1947. The Muslim sons of the soil and the Kashmiri youth protest on October 27 every year against the so-called annexation of Kashmir to India. India has gotten entangled in it and cannot get a way out of it.

If the world powers including US and Britain take due interest in the matter and ensure implementation of the UN Resolutions on this issue. He said that UK and US were concerned on the situation particularly for its bearings on stability and economy of Pakistan. On second day of the conference. President Obama has many a time expressed his desire that the dispute between India and Pakistan should be resolved but has stayed short of playing an active role in resolving the dispute. On 5th February 2010. One does not understand how members of Pakistani delegation had agreed to the topic. which bracketed Balochistan with Kashmir. and it is the responsibility of Britain to help resolve this issue. and peaceful resolution of the issue was possible only through the implementation of these Resolutions.e. But he should take initiative and persuade international community to help resolve the dispute. It has to be said that the Kashmir Dispute owes its origin to machinations of the governor general Lord Mountbatten.. British Labor Member of the Parliament Sir Gerald Kaufman in his address on Kashmir Solidarity Day seminar held in London said that the issue of Kashmir will be on top of the agenda in his meeting with Prime Minister Gordon Brown. i. 2010 by a consortium of Indian fora ended. addressing Indo-Pak Conference on µroadmap for peace¶. Jammu and Kashmir Liberation leader Yasin Malik said that he felt no decision would ever be taken to implement a roadmap for peace in the State. and would also strengthen world peace and stability. But what transpired in the meeting was not known. as it is unfinished part of the partition of the subcontinent. He is perhaps the only British MP who believes that UN Resolutions are still valid. which proved to be an exercise in futility. whereas Kashmir is 158 . as it is a major flashpoint in the world. January 11. In January 2010. the oppressed millions in Jammu and Kashmir would get their basic rights. 10-12. A 3-day conference organized on Jan. The session was addressed by Asma Jahangir of Human Rights Commission of Pakistan and important personalities from Balochistan. Anyhow. after that he did not speak on the subject as to what transpired in his meeting with Prime Minister Gordon Brown. Participants were invited from Pakistan and Jammu and Kashmir. Pakistani delegation should not have attended the conference for bracketing Balochistan with Kashmir. in addition to participants from the host country and the conference was opened by former Indian premier IK Gujral. as the former is part of Pakistan. which was essential for the peace of entire region. He asserted that UN Resolutions on Kashmir remained valid. Sir Gerald Kaufman also shared his painful experiences of his visits of Kashmir where he was able to observe worst kind of violations of rights of people. Prime Minister Gordon Brown¶s statement that the solution of the Kashmir issue is vital for world stability is indeed encouraging.Resolution of Kashmir dispute The US and Britain often express concern over the looming threat of war between two nuclear states India and Pakistan. the topic was ³Issue of Autonomy: Kashmir and Balochistan´.

Now Baloch sardars are peddling the idea the Balochistan was an independent entity in the plan for the partition of the subcontinent. It goes without saying that tribalism is firmly rooted in Balochistan. he should take measures to get the headquarters of BLA closed. In this backdrop. But this is also true that despite being part of the provincial governments. No human right activist cries over the atrocities inflicted on them by their feudal lords and sardars in their private jails. A couple of times Sardar Ataullah Mengal 159 . should take a look at the history of the Balkans. He should have known that Brahmadagh Bugti is ensconced in Afghanistan near President Karzai¶s palace. which is pending in the United Nations. and it was after promulgation of Martial Law by late General Zia-ul-Haq that sedition cases were withdrawn against Baloch sardars. But those who have not been weaned from the poison of sham nationalism. and the fate they met. and Pakistani leadership ± ruling and opposition parties ± should work in unison to frustrate the designs of the enemies of Pakistan. and both are reported to have the backing and support from the enemies of Pakistan. As regards Mian Nawaz Sharif¶s suggestion of holding talks with those who are not in Balochistan is intriguing. and he is trying to draw political mileage from the contradictions between sardars and the government. one can understand that the bone of contention between late Akbar Bugti and the federation arguably was that the former wanted an increase in gas royalty. The long dormant crisis had erupted into a brutal confrontation with the centre in 1973 when late Zulfikar Ali Bhutto had tried to establish educational institutions and construction of roads in Balochistan. It is unfortunate that neither the British leadership nor the civil society in Pakistan consider it worthwhile to comment on what sardars have been doing to their people. with the result that there exists deep polarization among different groups. keeping in view excellent relations between Britain and Pakistan. Prime Minister Gordon Brown should look into the matter and. Britain should not allow leaders of the banned outfit Baloch Liberation Front (BLF) to issue instructions to the insurgents in Balochistan. From the statements and interviews of the scions of Akbar Bugti. Tribal group-ism has failed to integrate the state and enforce a national identity.a disputed territory. which has left the province inexorably fragmented. CIA and Mossad are active in Balochistan and FATA to destabilize Pakistan. The insurgency had lasted for four years from 1973 to 1977. They consider all natural resources of Balochistan their personal property and want to pocket all the profits and royalties. There is no denying that during British Raj and after independence. sardars had neither done anything to develop Baloshistan. and ethnic and tribal identity is a potent force for both individuals and groups in Balochistan. and Mir Hybyar Marri is in London. Balochistan and NWFP were neglected so far as their development is concerned. and there was no concept of any independent state. nor persuaded the central government to make development plans for their province. Britain is also in the picture that states Kashmir is either in India or Pakistan. Each of these groups is based on different rules of social organization. It is too well known that RAW.

and said that America did not pay any attention. 160 . Punjab and Sindh have sacrificed part of their share to Bahlochistan. Sardar Ataullah Mengal. It is heartening to note that there is dawning of realization on the part of the central government as well as provinces. and he would accept any outside help to disintegrate the country. Sardar Khair Bakhsh Marri and the scions of late Akbar Bugti should try to safeguard the interests of Baloch people but not through violence and bloodshed.appeared in a television interview. and in this regard.

is now attacking Pakistan's ideological frontiers. Even the Americans wonder how the aid of billions of dollars has been spent on strengthening the anti-India armed forces of Pakistan. His articles are published in some leading newspapers of India. The demise of Pakistan is the wishful thinking of India and Israel and some enemies of Pakistan. ³Pakistan's fight against the Taliban is like a fixed game. terrorism and atomic technology¶s illegal network are spreading. the Lahore High Court judges said that there was no mention of Al Qaeda or its world-wide terrorism in their books. He often writes on India¶s foreign policy matters. Pakistan is only interested in getting billions of dollars from America. Air Chief Idrees Latif was a Muslim. which has drenched hands with the blood of 90. The planner of the war policy J F R Jacob was a Jew. there was no clear-cut justification for the creation of Pakistan in 1947. General Arora was a Sikh. According to the Indian journalist.´ According to that journalist. 2009. He continues that at the time of release of Hafiz Saeed.000 soldiers to sit idle on its eastern border. The myth that the Hindus and the Muslims could not live together would have been justifiable if India had become a Hindu state after the separation of Muslims. But the Pakistani government would never change its attitude about the Taliban until the Taliban are determined to destroy India and liberate Kashmir. America and Britain. I firmly believe that with the grace of God. His article entitled ³The Demise of Pakistan is Inevitable´ was published in Britain¶s famous newspaper µGuardian¶ of June 14. he (Yahya) affirmed that the war against India would continue till the freedom of Kashmir. Pakistan will always go on shining like a star. Army Chief General Manik Shah was a Parsi. He believes that the Pakistan of 1947 came to an end in 1971. The last diatribe of this Hindu journalist in the Guardian was like this: ³Within the next 20 years Pakistan as we know it today will probably not exist.000 innocent Kashmiri Muslims and which separated East Pakistan in 1971. ³The recent bomb attacks of the Taliban have been pestering their Pakistani paymasters. 161 . He says that it was the armed forces of a secular India which liberated the Bengalis from the madness of the Pakistani government though none of the commanders of the invading Indian army was a Hindu.The Kashmir issue and peace Kapil Komireddi is an Indian journalist. it would not have allowed its 200.´ He tells us that when he met Yahya Mujahid of Jamaat-ut-Dawa in Lahore. If the Pakistani government had been serious about eliminating the Taliban.´ Which Pakistani is not aware of the anti-Pakistan mentality of the Hindus? I don¶t know why our leaders tell us that Pakistan has no threat from India when India. The journalist thinks that Pakistan is a failed state where religious extremism. He says. The Indian journalist says.

´ This proves India¶s intervention in the affairs of her neighbouring countries. ³The religious minorities have always been worried since the partition because the economic development of India has not improved their miserable state. who criticizes Pakistan and praises the secular India. who is all praise for a secular India. wrote on December 28. the international Jeans Information group has also confirmed this intervention. especially the Indian Muslims. and. will destroy India¶s illmotivated designs. ³India tells Pakistan to rein in the jihadi organizations in Pakistan. the Chief Minister Modi said. The Hindus butchered about 1000 Muslims in Gujrat in 2002. ³Every action has an equal and opposite reaction. there should be no double standards to end terrorism when the Indian leadership followed this double-standards rule when they helped LTTE in Sri Lanka. and by maligning our armed forces. Doesn¶t the entry and capture of the 50 arms laden mules into Pakistan prove that the Hindus and the Jews and America are behind all the trouble here? The Drone plane can see even the number plate of a car. said. had strongly condemned India¶s intervention in Sri Lanka. 2008 in a column entitled ³India¶s Double Standard´: ³According to the Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh. ³The hand that rises against the Hindus will be cut. India goes on repeating that it won¶t talk with the terrorists. in Southern Punjab and in Karachi. According to this journalist. The journalist said. while defending their crime. Sarath Fonsche. the journalist says that Varun Gandhi. entitled µIndia¶s Failing Secularism¶. He says. recently wrote that the story of Hindus¶ atrocities against the Muslims is quite long. prejudices in the lives of the minorities. This Hindu journalist. 162 .´ This journalist who predicts an imminent demise of Pakistan admitted a few months ago that the secularism of India can be explained according to the wishes of the Hindus. but at the same time it sends her foreign minister to Sri Lanka to press on the government there to talk with the LTTE. This journalist who opposes the creation of Pakistan.´ It means no day passes when there are no linguistic riots. The Hindu will never tolerate Pakistan because he is imbued with the idea of a greater India.´ He added.´ The Muslims reaped what they had sowed. while pointing towards the Muslims. Why couldn¶t it see the 50 mules and vehicles entering Pakistan from Afghanistan? Our leaders may hug and embrace the Indians and forget the UN resolutions.´ The journalist writes that the Chief of Army Staff of Sri Lanka. Is that not a matter of double standards?´ The same journalist. According to the Indian journalist. He wrote that India¶s role in Tibet and Burma is not praise-worthy. ³The LTTE could not have grown without the support of successive state governments in India. They may also agree not to use atomic weapons. ³There are many frightening names of Muslims like Osama bin Laden. by fuelling internal rifts in the frontier. God willing. The Pakistani nation. in Balochistan. poverty. but India itself is silent about the Tamil Nadu politicians¶ involvement in Sri Lanka. There is no doubt in the fact that there is a foreign hand behind our internal problems. wrote an interesting article in the ³Guardian´ of April 5th. rather it wants to weaken Pakistan from inside by separating us from the whole world. 2009. Moreover.India does not want a direct clash with Pakistan.

«.´ Then Kuldip Nayyer gave this strange proposal: ³A better environment for the solution of the Kashmir issue can be created if both India and Pakistan join hands and attack the Taliban together. the respectable journalist Kuldip Nayyer wrote in the ³Gulf News´ on July 4th : ³There are no two opinions about the fact that the Kashmir issue should be resolved. A former member of Indian assembly and a former high commissioner to UK.) and see for himself the mentality of µa greater India¶ and atrocities against the Kashmiri Muslims: ³I want to stress that it is only the people of Kashmir who can decide the future of Kashmir. Our Ministry of Information and every Pakistani embassy in other countries must watch closely this venomous propaganda against Pakistan. We are not going to impose ourselves on them at the point of the bayonet. However sad we may feel about leaving. he should read this statement of India¶s founding father Jawahar Lal Nehru (He said it on August 7th. No doubt Pakistan is in a state of war and is under attack from the inside and from the outside.´ The present leadership of India should understand that India will rise as a big economic power on the map of the world only when it gives the Indian Muslims the right of self determination in accordance with the UN resolutions and Nehru¶s promises. 1952 in Indian parliament. The Indian rulers know that the relationship with Pakistan cannot improve until this issue is resolved. Then the Afghan people would make their own government and peace would prevail in South Asia. It is not that we have merely said that to the United Nations and to the people of Kashmir. All anti-Pakistan news and every article in foreign newspapers should be vehemently answered back. The two nations fought three wars including the Kargil conflict because of this issue. ³India may break. 163 . And you know how secular the Indian government is. it is our conviction and one that is borne out by the policy that we have pursued. Every Pakistani should understand this conspiracy.According to him. If someone is doubtful about India. we are not going to stay against the wishes of the people.´ After listening to the above mentioned facts as told by an Indian journalist Kapil Komireddi. This jihad is our duty. Kuldip Nayyer should tell the Indian leadership that the Taliban movement would come to an end only when the Kashmir issue is resolved and Indian Muslims are treated well and America leaves Afghanistan.´ God willing. you can easily imagine whether the Muslims¶ demand for a separate free homeland was right or wrong. such a day would never come when we would need Indian help to solve our internal problems.

In 2004 Manmohan Singh and General Pervez Musharraf agreed on a UN platform that everything possible would be done to resolve the Kashmir issue. But then Pandit Jawahar Lal Nehru conspired and proposed a referendum in those states where the religious beliefs of the rulers were different from those of the majority. or they live as an autonomous state. On September 5th. If India is doubtful. the rulers of the gubernatorial states were given three options: they annex with India. Every sensible person of the world can understand that Indian leaders are not sincere about a dialogue with Pakistan. they annex with Pakistan. Here the maharaja was a Hindu and the people were Muslims. Their future should be decided according to their wishes. The history of Kashmir is the history of broken promises. Columbia.000 military and Paramilitary personnel are involved in the hateful violation of human rights. 1949. There the Hindus in the referendum decided to join India. India has imposed a strict government in Kashmir. Our government has assured India many times that Pakistan is not intervening in the Occupied Kashmir. Later. Torture. Then in 2005 the Indian Prime Minister told the UN that there should be no fresh talks about border demarcations. Therefore many arguments were put forward to avoid a referendum there.Backing away from Kashmir issue On August 14. Things were not the same in Kashmir. India is in the habit of breaking promises about the solution of the Kashmir issue. On January 5th. But Indian government is reluctant to accept this proposal. he said it in New York that across the border intervention was the cause of trouble in Kashmir. Indian rulers knew that the people of Kashmir would never join India. Indian leaders talk of negotiations but at the same time they hurl baseless accusation of Pakistani intervention in the Occupied Kashmir. Czechoslovakia and America ± recognized it. About 700. Mr Nehru assured that the Kashmiri people themselves would decide the fate of Kashmir. Negotiations were held with Pakistan and India and the five members of the commission ± Argentine. India¶s Sir Benegal Rama Rao openly declared and guaranteed in the 399th session of the Security Council on January 13th. There were Muslim rulers in Hyderabad and Junagadh and the majority of the subjects there were Hindus. Professor Joseph Karbil was the chairman of the commission. On November 2nd. British rulers and Hindus conspired to make the partition of Kashmir controversial. But then the real face of India vis-à-vis Kashmir was revealed. 2005 Manmohan Singh promised with Mir Waiz Omar Farooq (Chairman of the All Parties Hurriyat Conference in Indian Occupied Kashmir) that India would do everything possible to stop violations of human rights. The people of Kashmir are not a property which can be divided according to an inelastic formula. 1949 that his government would fully cooperate with the commission to resolve the Kashmir issue and would support the United Nations¶ efforts to establish peace in every place of the world. the UN Commission for India and Pakistan (UNCIP) passed a resolution and agreed that a neutral referendum would be held about Kashmir¶s annexation with India or Pakistan. neutral observers can be appointed on the control line. According to the rule of division. 1947. 1947. 164 .

But India never heeded to their wishes. But it declares that Kashmir is an integral part of India. They had already announced their annexation with Pakistan. India should keep its promise. India is continuing military operations in Occupied Kashmir. which has no moral. Their participation is so vital in all negotiations.rape. The Kashmiris have been fighting for their genuine rights. disappearance of prisoners. The Kashmiri people are an important party in this issue. looting. political and legal justification. The majority there are the Muslims who want to annex with Pakistan on the basis of a two-nation theory. illegal arrests and torturing the political opponents in a cruel way are so common there. Pakistan has always supported their struggle. Their struggle during the last 62 years proves that they want the right of self-determination for themselves. 165 . ransom. kidnapping. The people of both Azad Kashmir and Occupied Kashmir should be included in all moves to resolve the Kashmir issue. Pakistan demands the right of self-determination for the Kashmiris. Three wars have been fought between India and Pakistan.

Pakistani rulers should watch closely Indian designs and Indo-American conspiracies. not barriers. They should also strengthen their defence. So Prime Minister Yusuf Raza Gilani has stressed again the importance of talks between India and Pakistan to resolve all the issues. It resulted in three destructive wars between the two countries. Pakistan supported them. and we should always be ready for that. problems and issues. and to resolve in particular the Kashmir issue according to the wishes of the Kashmiri people and the UN resolutions. He said it in a meeting in Islamabad that we want to maintain a friendly relationship with all the neighbouring countries. and that the politicians should build bridges.Obduracy on Kashmir Every government of Pakistan has always aspired for permanent peace. and to include the Kashmiri leadership in all parleys. Both the government and the people of Pakistan should keep in mind that we will have to offer more sacrifices for our safety and freedom. So India went to the UN and promised it would give the people of Kashmir the right of self-determination. It is a fact that the destructive wars between India and Pakistan could not help resolve the differences. It is sad to note that the American support of India has jeopardized the regional peace. Even then. and if America did not stop patronizing India. When the Muslim majority of Kashmir started dissidence against India. But India never gave this right to any state. India violated it and declared Kashmir an integral part of India. It occupied not only Hyderabad and Deccan but also Kashmir. Indian forces met defeat and destruction in Kashmir. It was agreed in the schedule of partition that the states would be allowed to annex with either India or Pakistan. especially India. But the Kashmir issue is still unresolved. but India does not agree. Pakistan has been trying to resolve this issue through talks and according to the wishes of the Kashmiri people. progress and stability in the region and for a peaceful resolution of all the problems through negotiations with all the countries. If there are no talks between these two countries. prosperity. It resulted in a cease fire under the supervision of the UN. both India and America would be responsible for all the dangers to regional and world peace. It is also true that India is responsible for all these wars because India never accepted Pakistan. 166 . Rather these wars increased the differences and problems. It coerced the Kashmiri people. If the Indian rulers did not change their attitude. He said that the question of Indian intervention in Balochistan would be raised. it would encourage the terrorists and adversely affect the peace and stability of the region.

The freedom movement there is not a foreign element. But now again it has sent there thousands more soldiers and has kept on an alert position two brigades of its forces. Not even a sparrow can enter India. More than 200 people with mental disorders visit Sri Nagar¶s mental hospital daily. India cannot go on enslaving the Kashmiris for a long time.000 soldiers in Occupied Kashmir. Civilization will come to Occupied Kashmir only when peace prevails there. still they call it foreign intervention. Even then 700. Rape cases have been increasing. Blood would go on mixing with the waters of the Sind. Indian forces have been violating the human rights. the Kashmiris have realized that freedom won¶t be offered on a plate. Kashmiris cannot be free until the last Indian soldier leaves. They beat and kidnap the Kashmiris if they refuse to work for them. So we can¶t even think of a decent civil society there. People are being killed in fake encounters. More than 1500 women were kidnapped. After the cease fire of January 1st 1949. The state prisons are terrible. 167 . Indian forces have turned all of Occupied Kashmir into a jail. Mental disorders and diseases are on the rise in the occupied valley because of the presence of Indian troops. The desire for freedom is there in spite of the Indian army¶s cruelties. Indian forces have been coercing the Kashmiri people for the last 62 years. Outwardly it appears that the freedom fighters too are not in a great number. it would be considered as state terrorism. India itself is intervening. Therefore. He argued that terrorists from Pakistan had started entering India again. All the Kashmiris hope that the sun of the new day would bring a message of freedom for them.More forces in Occupied Kashmir India had called back a limited number of its forces from Occupied Kashmir in November 2004 as a confidence building measure. As usual. The Indian forces kill and rape without compunction. The mujahideen¶s struggle is on the rise because of Indian atrocities. Last year more than 300 people were killed for not working for them. Jhelum and Poonch rivers until this day of freedom dawns. All sorts of atrocities are done against the Kashmiris. There were already about 700. The state of Jammu and Kashmir is not a spacious or dense area. India is vigilant on the border all the time. they have to struggle for it and make sacrifices and defeat the enemy. the Indian Chief of armed forces has held Pakistan responsible for it. The Kashmiris themselves want freedom from India. that is why India increased its forces in Occupied Kashmir to stop them from entering India.000 of strong Indian army is facing defeat. India has developed this bad habit of accusing Pakistan of intervention. It is an illegal occupation. They are determined to get freedom. If India tried to suppress the Kashmiris forcefully. Then why did India send thousands of more troops? India built an iron wall on the border and fixed search lights on them. Can there be a bigger terrorism? But no one sees the Indian army¶s terrorism. They are thrown into boiling or freezing water and they are mercilessly beaten. All the Pakistanis support the Kashmiris¶ right of self-determination.

Atrocities on the Kashmiris
India has been working on many plans for a permanent occupation of Occupied Kashmir. But the Indian rulers don¶t understand that they cannot swallow it. Whatever they do, they cannot win the hearts and minds of the Kashmiris. The Kashmiris want freedom from India at every cost. Nothing can stop them from their struggle for freedom. About seven hundred thousand Indian soldiers have been violating the human rights to suppress the freedom movement. RAW is fully supporting them. Their atrocities are heart rending. The mujahideen¶s struggle has exposed the claims of the puppet government there. The land of Occupied Kashmir is a victim of state terrorism of Indian forces. The Special Forces there have been committing every inhuman crime. They kill, shoot, rape, burn houses and force the people to migrate. The Indian government has established a special bureau (SSB) under the supervision of RAW. Its training camps are there in Jammu, Rajori, Mandhar and Poonch. Those who get a 6-week training there are given a free hand to murder and commit other inhuman crimes. Some of them are sent to Azad Kashmir for espionage and destruction. India is not ready to read what is writ on the wall. It has given no importance to world opinion and to the UN resolutions. India is involved in state terrorism but it accuses Pakistan and ISI. Its brainless answer to everything is across the border intervention. India must realize that this trend has never helped it; nor would it help it in the future. Truth will prevail. India must realize that a peaceful solution of the Kashmir issue would solve all the problems. This is the only solution to the problems of millions of people who are living in adverse conditions across India India has been committing crimes and atrocities in Occupied Kashmir. It has been killing 10 to 15 innocent Kashmiris daily. Their number has risen to about 100,000. Millions of the young people are being tortured in jails, thus crippling them mentally and physically. Children are being made orphans and women, widows. The Kashmiris will heave a sigh of relief if India calls back its army from there. So much blood has been shed in Kashmir. This issue must be resolved now.

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The national hero of occupied Kashmir
Indian imperialists offered chief premiership dozens of times to the son of a labourer and a Syed. In response to such an offer, Syed Ali Gilani said, ³The office of the chief minister has no value against that grand mission for which I¶ve devoted myself. My motto and my mission of life cannot be sacrificed for this designation. The world must know that we are not a saleable commodity. India cannot buy us. Nor can we bow before any hegemonic power.´ The 80-year old ailing Syed Ali Gilani was imprisoned for two years under the Indian black laws. The pangs of imprisonment and torture didn¶t matter much to him. This leader of the freedom fighters was first arrested on August 28 1962 when he was quite young. The same thing is happening even in 2009. This son of the Syed, who is true to his word, has been carrying his own cross since long. He was handed over to different investigation institutions many times. Many cases were registered against him. But not even a bullet has been recovered from him. Even then the Indian imperialists are afraid of him and they even arrested him despite his severe illness. Quaid-i-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah had declared Kashmir as the jugular vein of Pakistan. We have Islamic as well as strategic and geographical ties with Kashmir. We share a 700-mile long border with this state. The only road that connects it with the rest of the world is the Rawalpindi road. The inhabitants of Kashmir have Islamic, religious, cultural and social relationships with Pakistan. All the rivers from Kashmir flow towards Pakistan. Cool breezes come from Kashmir. Pakistan is now facing the water crisis. This crisis is gradually taking Pakistan and the Pakistanis towards death. India has started building illegal dams on three of the rivers that flow towards Pakistan. Pakistan¶s second biggest water-related plan ± Bhasha Dam ± is in jeopardy. Why? Our jugular vein is in the hands of the enemy. Not only that. The presence of enemy forces on the snow-laden tops of Kashmir has jeopardized even the defence of Pakistan. Syed Ali Gilani is Pakistan's advocate in Kashmir, whom the Pakistanis have forgotten, although Gilani says it clearly, ³Pakistan has a right on the waters of Kashmir and no one can deny this right.´ This son of a Syed is faithful to Pakistan even at the age of 80. But then, what are the Pakistanis doing? Did they ever think about that? It was expected that the Pakistani media and people would show a strong reaction against the unconstitutional and immoral arrest of Syed Ali Gilani. But his arrest could not make headlines in the Pakistani media. The dictator had taken a u-turn on Kashmir after which the graveyards of Shopian, Sri Nagar and Islamabad have been expanding. Even then there is silence in Pakistan. Even the literati have not written anything about this sad state of affairs in Kashmir despite the fact that Syed Ali Gilani is not only a freedom fighter but also a literary man. He was an editor of the most popular weekly ³Azaan´ of Kashmir, and the Pakistani media had declared his ³Roodad-e-Qafs´ as the best book of the year. Historians would declare Syed Ali Gilani as the greatest freedom loving leader of this era. Bhagat Singh, Raj Guru, Sukh Dev and Ashfaqullah occupy a high place in 169

the history of India. These freedom fighters wrote the history of freedom for India with their own blood. But when the historians of the Kashmir liberation movement make an impartial analysis, they will admit that the sons of mother India were betraying their own µhero¶. They broke those very rules and regulations on the basis of which they fought against the British. The freedom of Kashmir is the writing on the wall. If East and West Germany can unite, Kashmir too will become a part of Pakistan. The time will come when the student of history, while visiting the memorial places in Naini jail, Central jail Alahabad, Sri Nagar jail and all those jails where Syed Ali Gilani was kept, would ask the followers of Gandhi that, if the struggle of Bhagat Singh, Raj Guru, Sukh Dev and Ashfaqullah is part of their story of freedom, why they didn¶t grant liberation to Kashmir. He would declare Syed Ali Gilani as Nelson Mandela. But at the same time, he would regret the world conscience which grants a Nobel Prize to Nelson Mandela for his struggle against apartheid, but ignores the person who struggled for the right of self-determination according to the UN Charter and resolutions. Syed Ali Gilani says it clearly, ³I don¶t accept Kashmir¶s so-called annexation to India. I¶m a rebel to Indian imperialism, and I¶d kiss even the rope of the gallows for that.´

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Siachen undoubtedly is a part of Pakistan because foreign mountain climbers, since long, have been going to the Siachen glacier via Skardu with a formal written permission from the government of Pakistan. In 1957, a team from the Imperial Defence College, London, went to Siachen with the permission of the Pakistani government. In 1960-61, Australian climbers went there via Khaplu. In 1962, 1967 and 1969, the Indian forces suddenly occupied Siachen and it became a controversial place. The Pakistani government lodged a strong protest with India when it opened this controversial place for tourism. This opening of Siachen for tourism would be detrimental because Indian occupation of Siachen is illegal. Siachen glacier is in the east of Baltistan. It is 46 miles long and 6166 meters high. It is 30 miles from the Pak-China border, inside Pakistan. In 1984 Indian forces suddenly occupied a part of Siachen. Troops of both the countries are facing each other. According to the SinoPak contract of 1962, Pakistan¶s control line is shown from the Korakoram Pass in the east, including Siachen. India never objected to it. The main cause of occupation of Siachen is to keep an eye on Sino-Pak relations via Shahrah-e-Raisham and control it if it is needed. After Siachen, India also tried to occupy the tops of Kargil but failed due to the timely action of the Pakistani forces. India insists that the present position of the troops be determined, whereas Pakistan insists that that would mean amendment to the line of control, which was determined in the Simla Accord. This amendment is a political problem not a technical one. So it should be resolved. The line according to the Simla Accord ended where the glacier started because the glacier is in that part which is towards Pakistan. On the failure of the Siachen parleys, the BBC representative asked India¶s former Chief of Army Staff VP Malk, how would there be an improvement in relations when on one hand his government talks of confidence-building measures and, on the other hand, has such a strict attitude about Siachen. VP Malk could give no answer. According to an Indian journalist, India spends two million dollars daily on Siachen. While talking about Siachen, an Indian officer said that those who have served on Siachen, collectively believe that India is in a strange situation. They could have avoided being entangled in this cold hell, but due to lack of insight on the part of the Indian politicians and senior commanders, the troops of both the countries are entangled in a useless war. It is a cancer for India. Declaring Siachen as a nonmilitary area or withdrawal of troops of both the countries is in India¶s interest, but India wants to delay it. The Kashmir issue is the main cause of all the wars between India and Pakistan. Though Siachen is an unpopulated snow capped piece of land, yet India has no right to occupy it because it is a part of Pakistan. It is a violation of international as well as moral laws. On the other hand, Kashmir is a paradise-like valley where millions of people live. It has become hell because of India¶s obduracy. Is there any inhuman crime which India has not committed on the majority of its people? About 100,000 171

thousands of women have been raped and millions of the people have been made homeless. Self-defence is the law of nature. but India accuses those who defend themselves as terrorists. then are Indian forces¶ atrocities in Kashmir not state terrorism? 172 .young men have been martyred there. If it is terrorism.

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India could build run-of-river hydropower projects and utilize 2. Clearly. trying to destroy the agriculture of Pakistan by executing projects for stealing water of the three rivers in violation of the treaty.India¶s water theft It seems that India is trying to choke Pakistan in every way possible. India plans to build a 21-Kilometre-long tunnel for diversion of the Neelam176 . The construction of four dams by India would be discussed at an expert level and after finding its solution. India is required by law to inform Pakistan six months in advance if work is to commence on diverting or stalling waters covered under the 1960 agreement. India is not only building projects on Chenab but was also building 240MW Uri Power Project and 330MW Kishan Ganga Power Project on the Jhelum River.200 MW Siwalkot dam and 1. In fact.030MW Basrur Multipower project. There is no shortage of well-meaning. Under the terms of the Indus Waters Treaty. it could be said that India¶s decision to go ahead with the Kishanganga hydropower project and four other dams in Indian-administered Kashmir are geared not so much towards meeting its own needs as impoverishing Pakistan. Under the World Bank-sponsored Indus Waters Treaty. it would be taken up at the top government-to-government level. India is not abiding by the rules ± probably because it sees itself as a power that is somehow above regulations. It had not provided any technical information about the new dams to Pakistan as required under the Indus Waters Treaty. India has started construction of the 1. Jhelum and Indus under the Indus Waters Treaty. which would affect the flow of water to Pakistan. True.85 MAF water of Chenab. India is seen as a regional bully throughout SAARC. Jhelum and Indus rivers. Pakistan nurtured militants who operated on both the western and eastern borders and ultimately turned their guns on the country itself once Islamabad renounced links that only the most ill-informed could ignore.000MW Pakot Dul dam on Chenab after the completion of the Baglihar Hydropower Project. a move that could deal a body blow to an agrarian economy that is already under severe stress. What¶s more. These dams would be built by cutting in the occupied Kashmir which would affect rainfall in Pakistan. This attitude has harmed its credentials not only in Pakistan but also in other SAARC countries as well. damaging its agriculture production. Pakistan enjoys exclusive rights to the volumes generated by the Chenab. But even they must accept that New Delhi can be most intransigent when it comes to issues that Pakistan rightly sees as a matter of life and death. But now India is usurping water supplies that rightfully belong to us under the terms of the 1960 Indus Waters Treaty. That did not happen and it is up to the comity of nations to ensure that India¶s transgression is stopped dead in its tracks. The Pakistan government would take up the issue of proposed construction of four dams by India. pro-peace commentators in this country who some-how find hope in the face of brazen provocation. It is instead. 1.

Now again India has started construction in violation of the Indus Waters Treaty. leaving West Pakistan¶s agriculture at the mercy of India. Jamat Ali Shah. At last. It also affected the production of electricity of Mangla Dam because of a shortage of water there. During the last four decades.Jhelum and the Kishan Ganga Water Project. The boundary commission was not impartial. Moreover. According to this accord. tried to make Pakistan a barren land. Then Prime Minister Liaquat Ali Khan (late) declared that we would prefer to die on the battle field for even a single drop of water. The Pakistani commissioner of the Indus Waters Treaty. India would have no right on the water of these rivers. Satluj and Beas rivers and Pakistan would use the water of the Chenab. India is also using more than its permitted water share through Ranbir and Partab canals. which adversely affected 3 million acres of the Punjab province. violating the Indus Waters Treaty. India also is working on a project of a 105megawatt hydro power on lower Jhelum. Jhelum and Sind rivers. India has been using water as a big weapon since 1948. the danger of war between the two countries increased. illiteracy and other economic problems. India would not build any dam or barrage on all these three western rivers namely Chenab. Though India has stopped work on Wooler Barrage. It has also started construction of another dam on the Jhelum River. the Radcliffe Award handed over two important head works ± Madhopur and Ferozepur ± to India. India has never recognized Pakistan. Jhelum and Sind. When India tried to harm Pakistan¶s agriculture by stopping water from the Sind river in 1951. India starts a new 177 . India has started work on its Morha plan of 9 megawatt on the Jhelum River in Occupied Kashmir. yet the construction of a new dam is dangerous. India can cause floods in Pakistan whenever it wants. After the construction of this dam. India. India should desist from the river water diversion which was a violation of the Indus Waters Treaty. which threatened Pakistan¶s 930MW Neelam-Jhelum Project. First India tried to give a big blow to Pakistan¶s agriculture by building the Wooler Barrage in 1994. That is why it wants to keep the Kashmir issue intact and increase confrontation so that Pakistan should spend its resources for its safety only and not to end poverty. India continued making Pakistan a barren land and also provided lesser water than the agreement. This accord is in danger because of India¶s expansionism and ill will. This project was started in 1993 but India stopped work due to a full-fledged protest from Pakistan. Pakistan raised the issue of the one million acre land in front of the boundary commission. At the time of Partition. 1960 in Karachi. India created more problems for Pakistan by not providing timely information about the floods of monsoon. the water crisis between the two countries became serious. It should not only provide complete information about the projects on the Jhelum and Chenab rivers but also allow the representatives of Pakistan to inspect all such projects. a contract was signed on September 9th. declared the construction of this 240-megawatt Orhi 11 project as serious for Pakistan. with the efforts of the World Bank. It was agreed that India would use the water of the Ravi. When India stopped the water of those rivers which flow towards Pakistan.

It does not show Pakistan the designs of the dam. The most important issue however between the two countries is the issue of Kashmir. nor does it allow Pakistan to inspect it. India has spread its net of conspiracies and is now constructing this dam with the help of Israel. India shows obduracy all the time and succeeds in it. In short. It is high time India cooperated with Pakistan and provided Pakistan¶s share of water. as it did in the case of the Kashmir issue. otherwise Pakistan would suffer severely. Then the issue of the division of water started. Wooler Barrage and media war. 178 .issue every now and then.

Baglihar dam
According to the puppet chief minister of Occupied Kashmir, Ghulam Nabi Azad, 450 megawatt electricity production in Baglihar Dam would start in June. The Indian government has been building many dams in Occupied Kashmir. All the rivers, canals and water channels which flow towards Pakistan are being closed. India aims at making Pakistan a desert like Somalia and Ethiopia. Pakistan is against the construction of Baglihar Dam which is being built on the river Chenab in the Doda district in Occupied Kashmir because this dam, which will cost Rs 4000 crore and produce 450 megawatt electricity is a violation of the Indus Waters Treaty. This will create more problems for Pakistan which has already been facing water shortage. India is building this dam despite many protests by Pakistan. Pakistan wanted to solve this problem seriously and sincerely but India is using the delaying techniques. When this problem was not solved through mutual talks, Pakistan, in the light of the Accord¶s article no. 91, raised this matter before the World Bank. Pakistan had no other option because of India¶s obduracy. Pakistan wants no favors from India; it only wants to stop India from taking an illegal action. Pakistan has many reservations and apprehensions about the construction of Baglihar Dam, about its design, height and its capacity to store water. Its height is 144.5 meters, its length on top is 317 meters and it can store 15 billion cubic meter water. According to the Indus Basin Accord 1960, no dam can be built to stop the water of the Chenab River in Kashmir. But India continued building dams despite Pakistan¶s protests. Pakistan accepted the representative of the World Bank as an arbitrator. This arbitrator, after hearing Pakistan¶s objections, initially stated that Pakistan was right, but then he changed his opinion and said that India was right. Indian experts had already been saying that all the arbitrators of World Bank would decide in favor of India. The World Bank¶s neutral expert Professor Raymond Lafeeti reported that the Biglihar Dam issue cannot be resolved because they did not accept Pakistan¶s stand that the construction of this dam was a violation of the SindTas Accord of 1960. The neutral expert said the height of Baglihar Dam was too much above the water level and India would increase its water level thus resulting in lesser water for Pakistan. Experts believe that after the construction of the Baglihar Dam, Pakistan would be deprived of 7000 cusec water every day and that would be a big loss to Pakistan. Pakistan informed India about its losses but India rejected our protest with this argument that it did not rain much during the last two years and that water shortage was not due to the construction of Baglihar Dam. After the completion of this dam, daily shortage of water during the rabi season would be from seven to eight thousand cusecs. Water from Tarbela and Mangla dams would be supplied for irrigation of wheat crops. The construction of Baglihar Dam would cause shortage of water in Tarbela and Mangla. Thus, enough water won¶t be provided to wheat crops in rabi. It will decrease per acre production of wheat. The design of Baglihar Dam is such that it would slow the natural flow of the Chenab River. According to the SindTas Accord, India has no legal right to stop the flow of the Chenab River. 179

Water hegemony
During the last couple of years, confrontation between India and Pakistan over the construction of Baglihar dam have created much bitterness between the two countries. Both countries already have had a bitter dispute over the Indus water. A similar situation was faced by Bangladesh after the construction of a canal by India, diverting the water of river Brahmaputra. According to Karl Marx, economic interests dictate the course of history. If we grill this statement with regards to Pakistan and India, it would be more appropriate to say that the water decides the true mechanism of any state¶s survival and political profile. Any water controversy between India and Pakistan indicates lack of monitoring and implementation of the Indus Waters Treaty 1960 in its letter and spirit. Water is a gift from Almighty Allah and the symbol of life. The scarcity of water means strangulation and drought, resulting into a chain reaction leading to one problem after the other: For instance, land erosion, shortage of agricultural products, price hike, unemployment, law and order situation, chaos and anarchy and its ultimate product violence breeding more violence. There is no concept of plantation without water. Irrigation is the life-line of plants. More than 70 percent of Pakistan economy is based on agriculture. The same situation is faced by other South Asian states like Nepal, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and Bhutan. It means the mainstay of survival of both rivals ± Pakistan and India ±± rests on the availability of water. Even though the two countries do not fight against each other in the battlefield, water blockade by one state can defeat the other. During the last couple of years, confrontation between India and Pakistan over the construction of Baglihar dam created much bitterness between the two countries. Both countries already have had a bitter dispute over the Indus water. A similar situation was faced by Bangladesh after the construction of a canal by India, to divert the water of river Brahmaputra. Tension also continues between India and Nepal, India and China ± that might one day take a serious turn, as all the entities claim their share of water from the river water passing through their respective territories. Apart from the survival, the water of India and Pakistan also decides their respective prowess to twist the arms or brow beat its rival. When Pakistan raised its voice against hegemonic and expansionist designs, nobody bothered to heed. But now, when the water crisis has become the matter of life and death, its policies to choke the water resources by building dams such as Dulhasti, Dugar, Gondhala, Reoli/Dugli, Sach-Khas, Tandi, Teling Kirthal hydropower projects, besides Baglihar dam on Chenab further aggravates Pakistan¶s position. According to reports, India has also commenced its projects like Uri-I and Uri-2, on the same river. According to the Indian prime Minister there are actually 67 projects, nineteen out of which have already been completed. 180

According to John Briscoe and Usman Qamar who compiled their book titled ³Pakistan¶s Water Economy ± Running Dry´, Pakistan is one of the world¶s most arid countries, with an average rainfall of under 240mm a year. Its population and the economy are heavily dependent on an annual influx into the Indus river system (Including the Indus, Jhelum, Chenab, Ravi) Beas, and Sutlej rivers) of about 180 billion cubic meters of water that emanates from the neighbouring countries and is mostly derived from the snow that melts in the Himalayas. The first challenge arose when the partition of the Indo-Pak subcontinent severed the irrigated heartland of Punjab from the life giving waters of the Ravi, Beas and Sutlej rivers. In the unprecedented triumph of water diplomacy, Pakistani engineers, together with their Indian counterparts and the World Bank, negotiated the Indus Waters Treaty giving Pakistan the right in perpetuity to the waters of Indus, Jhelum and Chenab rivers, which comprise 75 percent of the flow of the whole Indus system. Experts on the water division surveys divide this region into three distinct plains; the Indus valley (mostly in Pakistan), the Punjab valley (divided between India and Pakistan including Haryana plains) and the Middle and Lower Ganga valley. By another definition, the Indo-Gangetic Plain is divided into two drainage basins; the eastern part consists of the Ganga-Brahmaputra drainage systems and Delhi Ridge. These regional distinctions are based primarily on the availability of water. In terms of availability of water, the Indian reservoir of water that it received through Brahmaputra and Ganga is much bigger than the share Pakistan received under the Indus Waters Treaty. Pakistan objected to the construction of the dams on the Indus and Chenab in Jammu and Kashmir which is part of the large dispute over water sharing of the Indus River and its tributaries. Will the whole South Asia die of hunger and lack of the necessities of life: food primarily, while Indian hegemonic and expansionist attitude will go on unrestricted?

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Hydro power projects on Chenab
India has planned to build four hydro power projects on the Chenab River. They would produce 1180 megawatt electricity. During the last four decades, India not only continued its efforts to make Pakistan a barren land but also provided lesser water than it had agreed on. Moreover, India created more problems for Pakistan by not providing timely information about the floods during the monsoon. India has also started construction of a controversial Baglihar Dam on the Chenab River, in violation of the Sind-Tas Accord. Pakistan raised this issue in the World Bank but India did not act upon its decision too. India built the Biglihar Dam in spite of the protests from Pakistan. Pakistan appealed to the World Bank but India continued violating the accord. It wants to hit hard our agricultural economy by building Baglihar Dam and Gangakishan Dam. Due to the Indus Waters Treaty, India not only dried the three rivers of Pakistan but also strengthened its hold on Occupied Kashmir by occupying the sources of the rivers. India is so active in stopping the flow of water into Pakistan that it is closing the rivers starting from Occupied Kashmir and also using every influence to compel Afghanistan to build a dam on the Kabul river so that the Warsik hydro power house near Peshawar should stop working and Pakistan should be deprived not only of water but also of electricity. India has made the Baglihar Dam a controversial issue as it had made the Wooler Barrage. The Baglihar Dam has been completed on the Chenab River in the Chanderkot area of the Doda District of Occupied Kashmir, 150 km from Jammu. It would produce 450 megawatt electricity. It has caused a shortage of 10,000 cusec water daily. It amounts to 250,000 cusecs in one season. The Baglihar Dam is an irredeemable loss for our country. Its construction is a big shock to the Pakistani nation. It would cause an immense loss to the Pakistani agriculture and economy. India has already occupied the rivers of the Punjab. The construction of dams in Occupied Kashmir has caused shortage of 7000 to 8000 cusecs of water daily. Water from Tarbela and Mangla is provided for wheat crops in Pakistan. There is also a shortage of water in Tarbela and Mangla due to these dams. Thus, enough water would not be supplied to wheat crops in Rabi, and per acre production of wheat would decrease.

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can appeal to the World Bank for arbitration. under a sort of silent diplomacy. The provincial government of Nangarhar planned to construct a long dam on the Kunar River. If India succeeds in its efforts. The present rulers after the Taliban naturally consider themselves to be nearer to India. the US ambassador in Afghanistan has offered the Afghan minister for water and electricity the US aid to build a mega dam on the Kabul River at Dromund. As a result of Indian conspiracies. The Indian government has made this large-hearted offer to Afghanistan that it would provide not only technical know-how and expert services but also a large amount of three billion dollars to construct a big dam on the Kabul River. But there is no such contract with the Afghan government. Water from both the Sind River and the Kabul river can be stored in the Kalabagh Dam. The water experts of Pakistan are seriously worried because Pakistan uses the clear drinkable water of the Kabul River. Similarly. too. under the supervision of the Indian experts. India has already taken some practical steps in that direction. the proposed Indo-US sponsored Dromund Dam on the Kabul River would stop a large amount of water from flowing into Pakistan. near Jalalabad. Both India and Pakistan. Pakistan would be deprived of three fourth water of the Konar River. if needed. It flows through the Peshawar district and falls into the Sind River near Attock.Dam on Kabul River Many rivers of all sizes in the eastern part of Afghanistan fall into the Kabul River in Pakistan and thus they provide some extra water to it. It puts forward such proposals to the Kabul administration which outwardly are beneficial to the Afghan people but they in fact aim at harming Pakistan. If a dam is built on this river. That is why they. easily feel inclined to antiPakistan plans. It enters Pakistan north of the Khyber Pass after a long journey through the city of Kabul. We badly need water from the Kabul River to fill the Kalabagh Dam. it would deprive millions of acres of agricultural land of Pakistan of water from the Kabul River. The shortage of water in the Kabul River would adversely affect the Warsik Dam which gets water from that river. Work has started on this plan too. The Pakistan government needs to contact the Afghan government to inspect the site of the dam and. The length of the Kabul River is about 700 kilometres. As a result. the dam on the Kabul River would hit hard the Kalabagh Dam project. 183 . as they did in the Baglihar Dam case. 560 kilometres of it is in Afghanistan and 140 kilometres is in Pakistan. The aim of building a dam on the Kabul River is to deprive Pakistan of a large amount of water and to hamper Pakistan¶s efforts to achieve its agricultural targets of self sufficiency. India exploits this situation. The Kabul River starts its journey from Pakistan¶s Chitral valley and enters into Afghanistan about 45 km west of Kabul. to change its direction towards the Imberi desert to make it irrigable. in accordance with the Sind-Tas Accord. should use its influence to stop the Afghan government from constructing this dam.

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India planned to create Bangladesh and funded Mukti Bahni and gave money and arms to the Hindus and to the Awami League workers all over East Pakistan. It won the elections in East Pakistan thanks to its vandalism and rigging. India severed the air and naval communications between East and West Pakistan and founded Bangladesh through naked aggression. Mukti Bahni¶s headquarter was established in Calcutta and given the name of Mujibnagar. Indira Gandhi¶s government trained groups of Hindu teachers to mislead the patriotic people of East Pakistan. It is strange that all the political actors of the December 1971 incident and their children died unnatural deaths. The vitriolic anti-Pakistan Indira Gandhi made pieces of an Islamic country. At the time of the 1971 war. Her second son was killed in a bomb attack when he was a prime minister.Naked aggression The Congress leaders Gandhi. India spread a network of conspiracies and used some Sindhi nationalist leaders to separate Sindh from Pakistan. It also gave the same feedback to the international media which. Later. When General Yahya Khan postponed indefinitely the meeting of the National Assembly. Thus Pakistan was not only left alone in the world but also became a victim of hatred from all the people. has always been conspiring to harm and divide Pakistan. without any investigation. the Indian agents and rogues of Mukti Bahni and the Awami League started killing the Biharis. created rifts among the Muslims and divided them. But it failed. India came to the fore front when General Yahya Khan announced to hold elections in 1971 and it provided money and a well-organized force of agents to the Awami League which paved the way for its success in the general elections. But see nature¶s law of retribution. The Congress leadership never accepted the creation of Pakistan. the citizens of West Pakistan and pro-Pakistan people. The dead 186 . raped 300. Pandit Nehru and Patel believed that Pakistan won¶t survive long. First of all. under the leadership of Pandit Nehru. Indira Gandhi was killed when she was on her way to the Prime Minister House or Rashtrapati Bhavan. Three of them were these: they killed about 3 million Bengalis. When our armed forces had crushed this rebellion and normalized the situation there. maligned Pakistan. Indian diplomats openly distributed money among the journalists and literati in Dhaka¶s press club and instigated them against West Pakistan. Lal Bahadur Shastri and Nrisma Rao.000 women and burned down many villages. who started a maligning campaign against West Pakistan. Sheikh Mujib had always been exploiting the linguistic crisis for his political gains. the Indian media hurled some illogical accusations against the Pakistani forces. Her sons and she could not die a natural death. India attacked Pakistan and at the same time founded Mukti Bahni for which its own soldiers worked and it gave them arms and ammunition and spread them all over East Pakistan. Her son Sanjay Gandhi died in a plane crash. In the late 1960s. the Indira Gandhi government tried to trap Sheikh Mujib-ur-Rahman and some other leaders of the Awami League. It. Indira Gandhi. The big powers at last decided to separate East Pakistan and India made it Bangladesh.

600 girls (of 20 years) of infidel and irreligious families are provided to these traitors. Otherwise. Our investigation departments have concluded that Indian secret agencies. not Kandahar. where terrorists are being trained under the supervision of RAW. Sikkim. After the arrival of America in Afghanistan. physical features and attraction and not on the basis of their education and qualifications. are behind all the recent terrorist attacks in many cities of Pakistan. the Afghan government has established an institution where Uzbek. nor is it ignorant about India¶s designs. If both the countries of South Asia cannot unite again. on the instigation of India. from where they are committing terrorism against Pakistan. These girls are recruited on the basis of their beauty.body of Shaikh Mujib-ur-Rahman could not be removed from the stairs of the president house for hours. India has bought the services of some so called jihadis in Afghanistan and Pakistan. but we need not be disappointed about Pakistan ideology. India also opened her consulates at different places near Pakistan¶s borders. Tamil Nado and in more than twenty other regions. We should be realistic and fulfill our dream in the vaster interests of the Muslim ummah. Indira Gandhi was very proud on the breaking of Pakistan. especially RAW. the presence of this consulate in that city has no justification. India has established at least 18 training camps in Afghanistan. yet the fact is India never benefited from the creation of Bangladesh. After that. Pakistan was divided into two and East Pakistan became Bangladesh. At the same time. Outwardly Indira Gandhi succeeded. Indian trade and arrival and the departure of the Indian citizens and diplomats is through Jalalabad. India again opened its embassy in Kandahar. they should at least agree on a confederation which would be encouraging for Indian Muslims too. a new wave of destruction and terrorism started in Balochistan. yet the Bangladesh of today is a country of Islamic identity in every aspect. for terrorism and destruction. especially to Waziristan and Balochistan. The Indian consulate in Kandahar is in fact the headquarters of RAW in Afghanistan. After training they are being sent to different parts of Pakistan. India wants no peace for Afghanistan because only then will it be able to continue using the Afghan tribes there to spread hatred and animosity against Pakistan. This refutes Indira Gandhi¶s claim that she had drowned the two-nation theory in the Gulf of Bengal. The Bangladeshi Muslim is not less Islamic. Foreigners were arrested in connection with suicide attacks on imam bargahs. All the members of his family except Hasina Wajid who was out of the country at that time were killed. The only aim of opening the Indian consulate in Kandahar is to intervene 187 . Some members of the Indian and Afghan forces are involved in internal and external attacks on Pakistan with a view to establishing India¶s dominance in the region. and they are involved in terrorism and destruction in Pakistan for money. Rather it created and strengthened movements for a separate homeland in East Punjab. Beautiful girls of other countries are provided for sexual satisfaction of these people in Kabul every sixth month. Tajik and some self-exiled Pakistani traitors are being trained. The Indian secret agency RAW is believed to be behind the murder of shias and sunnis there.

Jalalabad and Kabul for the safety of Indian citizens. With the compliance of Afghanistan. The recently established Indian camp at Koshila Jadeed north of Kabul is very important. especially about terrorism in Balochistan and tribal areas. The Afghan and Balochistan¶s borders are common and weapons are provided to the Baloch Liberation Front through this way. Bhutan. Ask your Muslim brethren how treacherously India treated them. 188 . military and intelligence staff there. Jalalabad. Mazar Sharif and Herat and they are big centres of antiPakistan activities. India can use it to blackmail the Afghan government and use it against Pakistan. India has appointed 300 commandos in Kandahar. its consulates are there in Kandahar. India has increased the number of its diplomatic. which it revealed in Bangladesh. Indian consulates there are in fact camps of terrorism. In fact India is using their safety as a pretext to do terrorism in Balochistan with the compliance of the Afghan government.in Balochistan and do terrorist activities there. The world should keep in mind this heinous character of India. Nepal and Sri Lanka. Apart from its embassy in Kabul. All the antiPakistan planning. is done there. The Afghan territory is being used against Pakistan. India has been dreaming of occupying all the countries of South Asia.

The biggest hand is that of India which thinks that creating problems for Pakistan is its first and foremost duty. An institution has been established in Afghanistan with the cooperation of RAW. They are being taught languages of Pakistan¶s tribal areas so that they can easily mix with the people here. especially in Balochistan and tribal areas. Strange that America has requested India to close one of its 15 consulates! Will closure of one consulate only stop terrorism here? Are the other consulates playing a gentle role? America perhaps cannot answer these questions. The masterminds of RAW brainwash the suicide bombers. train them and then send them to Pakistan for bomb explosions and suicide attacks. Even its friendly countries are not spared from Indian conspiracies and evil designs. The land of Afghanistan is being used against Pakistan. who enter Pakistan via Torkham and Chaman for terrorism which is detrimental for both Pakistan and America. Indian consulates in Kandahar. which is a centre of destructive activities in Pakistan. It is a fact that it is America which has given India the task of rebuilding Afghanistan. RAW¶s training camps and Indian consulates were opened at many places in 189 . There are agents of RAW in the Indian consulates in Kandahar and Jalalabad. India has long since given its RAW agents the task of spreading restlessness. Criminals get there training from Indian terrorists. The military leadership has proved that India is involved in terrorism in Waziristan and Balochistan and RAW has been helping the extremists. Anti-Pakistan activities in our country. America has now told India to close its consulate in Jalalabad because of Pakistan¶s complaints about it. The agents of RAW are being trained in the Mazar Sharif area of Afghanistan and then they are being sent to Pakistan. The real face of these players has been exposed. Mazar Sharif and Herat are the biggest centers of anti-Pakistan activities. Jalalabad. Our democratic and military leadership have said it time and time again that there is a foreign hand behind all these incidents. instability and terrorism. isn¶t it evident then that America is patronizing India? The Indian secret agency RAW is busy in activities of terrorism in Pakistan.India¶s role in terrorism The incidences of terrorism from Waziristan to Balochistan prove that anti-Pakistan forces have been destabilizing our country for their own nefarious ends. are being planned in Indian consulates. The American observers have stressed upon their government to press upon Afghanistan to close the training camps of the RAW. The name of the Taliban is being used when in fact the real actors are the anti-Pakistan forces. which India wants to use to destabilize Pakistan and to establish its own role of a policeman. How is it possible that America is not aware of India¶s anti-Pakistan activities in Afghanistan? If India is involved in activities against Pakistan when America is present in Afghanistan. These very forces are behind terrorism that is happening in the name of Taliban. Apart from its embassy in Kabul.

We cannot even imagine that a Pakistani can ever target the citizens of that great friendly country. regional. national. They all forgot Pakistan¶s hospitality. India has been covertly increasing its forces in Afghanistan. The Chinese citizens were targeted in Gawader and at Gomal dam. stoned.Afghanistan. geographical and political relationships with Afghanistan. The Chinese experts have been working in different institutions of Pakistan. A large number of paramilitary forces and black cat commandos have reached Afghanistan for the safety of India¶s Border Road Organization which has been making and expanding roads there. These smugglers bring with them weapons. looted and burned. currency notes and forbidden anti-Pakistan and anti-Islam literature. Drug traffickers also enter Pakistan with them. suddenly became a stranger. sympathies and magnanimity. RAW is responsible for their deaths. After getting training from RAW in Afghanistan. Such activities aim at straining our friendship. They are being targeted. There is strong evidence of India¶s involvement in Balochistan and in the frontier province. Pakistan. the suicide bombers enter Pakistan. But it is impossible. On the other hand. Every arrangement has been done for their safety. But India has become everything to them. which adversely affects the peace here. The terrorists have been eliminated in the tribal areas. China¶s role in Pakistan¶s progress is tremendous. Pakistani consulates were attacked. therefore their access to atomic weapons is not possible. Nor do they have planes and aircrafts to transport and drop these weapons. America should give Pakistan every possible help because Pakistan has been fighting this war against terrorists and has become a victim of terrorism. Some American analysts have been crying about a possibility of Pakistan¶s atomic weapons going into the hands of terrorists. which has long-lasting religious. 190 . No Pakistani can kill Chinese people.

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Ninety percent of Muslim children in Kerala and Tamil Nadu are registered at school.8 % in foreign ministry. The situation in the private sector is slightly better. According to the historian Ram Chander Goha. During the last 62 years. The literacy rate among the Muslim women is even lower. What are the factors for the Muslims¶ backwardness in India? The first cause is the government itself. Shah Rukh and Aamir Khan have dominated the film industry in Mumbai while the Indian team¶s fast bowler Zaheer Khan is the centre of attention due to his good performance. the uncountable economic and social problems of the Muslims have become more complicated because of their identity. They raised a voice against the absence of Muslims in political and government offices.The plight of the Muslims Though about one million Muslims migrated to Pakistan in 1947.5 percent. sometimes their patriotism is doubted and sometimes attempts are made to appease them. According to a sociologist. The historians say that it is quite painful that majority of the population of India. Only 50 % of Muslim women are literate. 31 % Muslims are living under the poverty line. There are 3 % Muslims in India¶s powerful bureaucracy and civil services. the Hindus. which is slightly better than those of the poorest strata including the untouchables and the tribal people.000. there have been three Muslim presidents in India. The Muslims in it are 4. the miserable state of the Muslims has not improved. There are 13 percent Muslims in India. About one fourth of the Muslim children between the ages of 5 and 14 either never go to school or leave school sooner or later. security and inequality in society. The captain of the Indian cricket team was a batsman like Azhar-ud-Din. Some thinkers and literati thought of making a separate party for the Muslims in 1953 ± a year after the first elections. sometimes are charmed by the extremist Hindus¶ slogans that the government¶s policy of appeasing the Muslims has been depriving the Hindus of their legal rights. 1. The Muslims dominate both of these fields. But the authority of the president is just nominal. there was hardly a Muslim left in the Secretariat and the defence institutions at the time of partition. The railways there provide the maximum number of jobs. the number of Muslims in other government departments and bureaucracy is so meagre. Indian people are crazy about Bollywood and cricket which have nothing to do with religion. 4 % in the police and 7. There are only 5 percent Muslims in India¶s giant governmental network. Similarly. The Muslims could not get their right share in education.8 % in judiciary. Even 62 years after the independence. The literacy rate among the Muslim minority is 60 percent which is 5 percent lower than that of the country.000 which is less than the number of Muslims in Pakistan and Indonesia only. a large majority of Muslims stayed back in India. health and 194 . According to a report prepared for the Indian Muslims. their number is 138. The literacy rate among the Muslims in Andhra Pradesh is 68 percent which is more than the literacy rate of both the province and the country. The Indian Muslims are mostly illiterate and poor. Out of a population of 1000 million.

Apart from that. Ram Chander Guha says that the Indo-Pakistan enmity and bitterness and the treatment of the minorities in Pakistan also adversely affected the Indian Muslims and they remained backward. says that there are more opportunities of education and private business there due to social and cultural changes. The population of Muslims in Behar in the north is more than 10 million. The process of their economic and intellectual progress could not start because of a vacuum of leadership among the middle class Muslims. But the Muslims have always been in the forefront in the film industry. Some time-serving elements exploited this situation and dominated the Muslims. The poor and backward strata were adversely affected by the government¶s attitude. One cause of this vacuum of leadership among the Muslims was the fact that the government officers.government jobs. There are 31 % of Muslims in Uttar Pradesh which is one of those provinces that have a greater number of populations. He adds that the Muslims were affected most because of poverty and a lack of welfare policies. Another historian. Things are different in southern India. That is why the Muslims could not get their share in politics. teachers and doctors among them had migrated to Pakistan at the time of partition. The number of the Muslims is comparatively high among them. 195 . skilled workers. Mahesh Ranga Rajan. They had to face the political prejudice of the Hindu extremist party ± The Bhartia Junta Party ± after its ascension in the centre and some other states. the miserable state of the Muslims was also due to the form of government. and the Muslims availed themselves of it. inequalities in society and lack of equal opportunities for jobs in northern India.

Advani in the incident. The president of Vishwa Hindu Parishad International.. Babri Mosque was built by Zahir-ud-Din Babar. Had he not held Rath Yatra and arose the emotions of the Hindus. Thousands were injured and driven away from their houses. It is a weapon to get votes of the Muslims in elections. we come to know the role played by L. After the demolition of the mosque by the extremist Hindus under the leadership of B. the president of Vishwa Hindu Parishad Ashok Singhal.J.J.Demolition of Babri mosque 6th of December is a black day for the Muslims of South Asia when millions of the prejudiced Hindus.P Uttar Pradesh and the member of parliament from Faizabad Vinay Katiyar. 196 . it became further clear that the mosque was demolished through an organized scheme. the mosque would have been still there. Murli Manohar Joshi. As a result of the decision of the court.J. whether the slogan was raised by Congress or B. A special court of Raey Braely ignored the central culprit of the crime of demolishing the mosque. His daughter-in-law also revealed that he was fully involved in the crime. After studying the incident of the demolition of Babri Mosque. a series of bloody riots started in which two thousand Muslims were killed.P. After the incident the Hindu extremists killed two thousand Muslims in India. According to the report of the commission formed for the investigation of this crime. L. it was just an empty slogan. It was he who arranged Rath Yatra and aroused the emotions of the Hindus of all of India. So it became clear to the Muslims that their future was not safe in India under the slogan of secularism. When the mosque was being demolished.Advani.Advani demolished Babri mosque. in 1526.K.P. the minorities are unable to defend themselves from atrocities of the extremist Hindus. the Mughal king of India. The archeologists of India have come to the conclusion that there was no temple at this place and the mosque was built for the first time. Giri Raj Kishore and Sadhvi Ritambhara are directly involved in the demolition of the mosque. In the B. The Indian extremists know that the voice of the minorities have been suppressed by terrorism and now.P that a referendum should be held for the construction of Ram Temple if the legislation in parliament is not possible on this issue.K.K. he was present there and his photo was published in the newspapers. Vishnu Hari Dalmiya. Ashok Singhal has demanded from the government of B. the president of B. The extremist Hindus not only demolished the mosque but also killed two thousand Muslims in the aftermath. It spread a wave of sorrow and anger among Muslims of the whole world. in the leadership of L.P ruled states. there is no hurdle in their mission of making India a pure Hindu state.J. ex-minister Uma Bharti. distinctiveness and separate culture.J. The Indian Muslims asked for justice from the special court of Braely for the survival of their identity. The fact is that he was the vice-prime minister of India and the exPrime Minister did not do anything without consulting him.

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It further unfolded so many sectarian elements like Colonel Prohat and revealed those who were putting the Indian army into disrepute and other questions i. Aims of the terrorists were unclear except that they wanted to eliminate anti-terrorist officials or the investigators of terrorism within ATS. who is funding terrorism. Before these episodes. Modasa. That would compel people to think that terrorism has no religion. RSS. ³encounter´ specialist Vijay Salaskar and additional commissioner police Ashok Kamte. how Sadhus and Saints 198 . Muslims were the natural suspects. Whenever there was a bomb blast in a mosque. VHP. investigation of the Malegaon and Modasa blasts can be regarded as a beginning and turning point of a bomb culture in India. There are thousands of such Muslims who are in jails without any remedy or care.The Malegaon investigation report No patriotic Indian would ever be able to forget the dark night of Indian history on November 26. Bajarang Dal for the fear of their own deeds on verge of being unfolded before the Indian nation. how many corporate families are investing with financial support. the term of Hindu Terrorist was coined for the first time in history. The Hindu organizations started maligning against the ATS and termed the investigation as a conspiracy of UPA government to trap them and politically die them out. After their misdeeds were revealed. that created massive rupture in the ranks of RSS. A network of Hindu terrorist organizations started coming in the limelight after the arrest of Sahdvi Pargya Singh Thakar. People who were worried due to the investigation of the Malegaon and Modasa bomb blasts would have now been happy and slept in peace. Nanded and Parbhani blasts would reveal in such a manner. These Hindu terrorists are linked with Hindu organizations ±± BJP. 2008. Islam was the sole source of terrorism in the eyes of the Hindus. These investigations brought the new faces of terrorism in shape of Hindu terrorists Sahdvi Pargya Singh Thakar.e. shrine or any other place. They would apprehend that their involvement in blasts could be proved. VHP. Bajarang Dal. Lieutenant Colonel Prohat and the self-assumed Swami Dayanand Pandey. No one knew that the results of the Malegaon. Lieutenant Colonel Prohat and Swami Dayanand Pandey. when the terrorist attacks shook all of Mumbai! The bloody drama continued for 60 hours and took the lives of 200 people with a physical loss worth of 400 crore rupees. These terrorist attacks took lives of the chief of ATS Hemant Karkare. In fact. Till then the Indians were only familiar with linking terrorism with the Muslims. They were arrested in suspicion of terrorist activities and put behind the bars. Pitto Gahrya accused Congress president Sonia Gandhi of supervising the ATS investigation to take revenge from Hindu forces. He even questioned whether the ATS wants to have Bhagwan¶s narco-test? She wanted to make terrorism an elections issue but that proved to be the key stumbling block. ATS investigation revealed about what was happening in Nagpur Bhonsala Military Training School and who was imparting training there.

Country¶s majority secular circles had now understood to a great extent what was happening and who was behind these bomb blasts and what they were targeting. an indiscriminate spree of arrests of innocent Muslims again erupted like before. Blood of these martyrs would definitely speak and Indian Muslims will get rid of the curse of cruelty and terrorism forever. National newspapers and TV channels were honestly bringing out ATS revelations for the first time. and by using Hinduism are maligning it. When the dust would settle after some days we would like to witness that Sahdvi Pargya Singh Thakar. Terrorists would not stop until either BJP or the NDA comes to power in the central government. One Ajmal Qasab was captured. Nevertheless. Under suspicion of links with these new terrorist organizations. Eight terrorists were killed. It was found out that he had targeted the ATS chief. These terrorist attacks took the lives of brave and honest ATS officers. Lieutenant Colonel Prohat and Swami Dayanand Pandey are freed by the court on the basis of insufficient proofs.are being used for terrorism. This is the real scenario of the Malegaon and Madosa investigation and turning point of bomb culture. But on November 26. Cruelty has to meet its poetic justice in the end! 199 . direction of the Malegaon investigation went back to its traditional path. who were killed in the struggle to unfold the real terrorists of the country. Some terrorists fled from the scene. we will remember the Indian Muslims and Hindu fighters of ATS.

Numerous people have been unjustly captured under laws like TADA and POTA. Gotam Nolakha says there is a need to hold administration and police accountable to end this injustice. Its recommendations can potentially reform the situation. 200 .Maltreatment with Muslim prisoners According to some unofficial estimates. Muslims are held on priority in suspicion. This is also attributed to the µbiased attitude¶ of courts and the police towards Muslims. while the other roams freely even when implicated under severe criminal activities. dangerous and disproportionate. He says that whenever some bomb blast happens. while in the country they are only 13. which is a cause of injustice done with the Muslim community. Praful Bidwai maintains that Sachar Committee formed by the government on the economic and educational situation of Muslims has brought out a true picture of jails through its survey. Muslims were five thousand six hundred and twenty.5 per cent of the total populace. Still he insists that there is the need to reform some jails on an urgent basis. Bureau Chief of the newspaper Kashmir Times. In cities like Dehli and Mumbai this ratio exceeds further from 30 to 40 percent. Neither any one is prepared to bail them out. Muslims are in a majority number in these cases. This is a routine matter that country¶s majority jails are over-crowded. He says: There is a bias against Muslims in lower courts and police in Dehli. There are almost 40 percent accused under trials in jails. Human rights activist Gotam Nolakha says: Discriminatory attitude towards Muslims is a norm. Experts think this ratio to be alarming. µMy Days in Prison¶. Despite contacting with authorities of jails in Dehli. the Muslims make about thirty percent of the inhabitants of prisons in the country. One of the reasons is that many accused people are waiting for the court decisions and have passed twice as many number of years in jails as in case decisions would have been held against them. He states that Muslims are quickly outnumbering others in Indian jails. This year the total inhabitants were fourteen thousand three hundred and twenty eight. Iftikhar Gilani. Police has dual standards. authored a book named. Senior journalist Praful Bidwai laments over the number of Muslim prisoners that 30 percent.5 percent. the same information has not been provided. on the Tehar jail of Dehli. says that number of Muslims is 40 percent in Mumbai jails. nor do they have resources to contest their trials. Vijay Helmet of the Centre for Human Rights and Law. Official Indian data puts Muslims population at 12. in that it throws one community into jails on an iota of suspicion. who has been working on jail issues for the last many years. But they are more than 30 percent when it comes to prisons. According to his version: The Muslim population of jails in India is indicated every year before Ramzaan.

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Under the agreement. money and training to terrorists. 167 billion and 300 million. It was also a signal to the fact that America considers the equilibrium. India is also a strong defence ally of America. America is inking defence pacts with our enemy. 126 fighter jets. it had promised to give a few F-16 jets to Pakistan for its need and continued to postpone the matter. The Indian defence budget has reached Rs 14 trillion and 17 billion after a recent increase of Rs three trillion. America terms Pakistan its frontline ally and friend that is fighting its war in the country under pressure from America: another side of the picture depicts some other scene. as 204 . satellite and two atomic reactors will be provided to India so that India could practically display its biased mentality. America is showing partiality towards India as it wants to make the latter a monopolist in the region in future. but its friend America. America will support India while Pakistan is fully relying on America. Our rulers have always been ignoring the strategic partnership of America and India. which we will use for it. Our real enemy is not India. which will be a big step towards equipping the Indian army with the latest weapons. which has not accepted us till now and remains busy in conspiracies for weakening our roots. America backtracked from the promise of giving F-16 jets in the 90s and refused to return the received money as well. America is our friend but it is not ready to give us the drone technology. weapons and atomic parts to India. Through America's civil atomic cooperation agreement with India and unjustified pressure on Pakistan after recent Mumbai attacks. During the rule of General Musharaf. India has established consulates along the border belt of Pakistan whose majority of officials consists of the RAW agents. which was maintained between India and Pakistan in the past. Under the defence pact. India is not only involved in a rebellion in Swat and Waziristan but also collaborating in the terrorist attacks in the God-given country. America and India have recently colluded in a big defence agreement with mutual willingness. An attempt is made to mislead the people by saying that America is Pakistan's trustworthy friend and wants to maintain pleasant relations with India as well.´ This saying is applicable to the Indo-US friendship. America will give the latest technology. Pakistan was not included in the American Foreign Minister Hillary Clinton's tour to South Asia. It has already proved a collaborator in the terrorism incidents and for terrorists in Pakistan. It is not only generously providing atomic reactors to India but also has given 126 bomber jets to the country which has already a big reservoir of Mirage. the reality has been clarified that in fact America is a friend of India. India has provided huge amount of weapons. Whereas.Indo-US defence pact It is a saying of Hazrat Ali (RA): "Your enemy's friend is your enemy. It has always been using Pakistan for its objectives. MIG and other fighter jets. It means if (God forbid) there is a war between India and Pakistan.

by contrast. One who made them his friends he will be among them. the country has been for the past many decades sitting on the UNSC resolutions. with Afghanistan after inventing a new term "AfPak". So far as the question of regional representation on the basis of population and economic strength goes. defence and survival. President Obama¶s support for India¶s seat was only a deceptive move to curry the favour of the Indians. they should not delay in the formulation of the new effective national policy after discussing the role of America. Pakistan has caused unlimited loss to itself in the American war and the future conditions also seem dangerous. The concern about India¶s zeal to gatecrash into the UNSC. Our rulers should consult the elected representatives after convening a special meeting of the parliament in this regard. On the other side. it must not be forgotten that there are other promising contenders like Japan. India. Allah Almighty has clearly said in the Holy Quran: "Oh believers! Do not make the Christians and Jews your friends and some of them are friends of some others.unimportant. America has practically linked the Islamic Republic of Pakistan. and is mired in pervasive poverty. The reforms package. On the one hand. It is struggling to overcome at least 13 insurgencies within. would remain a dream unless it peacefully settles disputes with neighbouring countries and sets its own house in order. He has no authority to speak on behalf of the UN. endorsed by the US. Germany and Brazil whose bid for a permanent slot deserves to be given precedence. a nuclear state. and in this particular case there¶s many a slip betwixt the cup and the lip. America is accepting the Indian stance and cooperation happily for the accomplishment of its anti-Islam crusade agenda. Another factor that would ultimately thwart New Delhi¶s bid is the fact that expansion of the UNSC is a long-drawn process. 205 . calling for a solution of the Kashmir dispute through a plebiscite held under UN auspices. which envisions the enlargement of the body is a bone of contention amongst the member states and there is little possibility of a consensus in near future. Its atrocities in Held Kashmir are a matter of record of the bodies of the UN. Moreover. What is the justification for ignoring steps taken by the well-wisher and friend of our first enemy? They are a threat to our Islamic liberties. which is being used in propaganda against Pakistan. After the 9/11. Foreign minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi was right in saying that a permanent UN Security Council seat for India would upset the balance of power in South Asia. Most important of all. a tool has come into the hands of India in the form of ongoing war against terrorism. was to a certain extent allayed by China¶s opposition on this count." Pakistan has gained no benefit from the friendship of America. has open enmity and difficult relations with all neighbouring countries and is disposed to pick up quarrels at the slightest of provocations and brandish its nuclear sword to intimate adversaries be it China or Pakistan. India has gained superiority in every respect with regard to America's regional priorities. even with the US promised support. Its accession to the UN Security Council. At the same time. we have China as a permanent member.

Pakistan went to extents to make it happen. It has always dreamt of Akhand Bharat. 206 . Israel says that it reserves the right to sabotaging and operating within any other country.The Indo-Israel designs Israel has recently suggested opening an international nuclear market for those countries that have not rectified NPT. Israeli secret agency Mossad and the Indian RAW have established an organized and coordinated mutual network. India explicitly made an unsuccessful move to implicate secret agency of Pakistan in Mumbai bomb blasts. but India remained unmoved. Israel thinks that only India and itself can benefit from the international nuclear market. The similar conspiracy was unfolded in 1988 that compelled Pakistan to declare its nuclear status. Israeli commandos reached the occupied territory to train and assist the Indian army. Israel had actively participated for US-India nuclear agreement and now wants an open market for India that has never accepted the existence of Pakistan. These three countries cannot purchase atomic reactor. India has many a time threatened Pakistan to chase within its own territories? It was thought that hostility between the two countries will lessen after the IndoPak dialogue. It also claims to have the right to intervene in any country where it thinks there are terrorist camps. The Pakistani atomic program is a nightmare not only for India and Israel but also for other western countries. In this scenario. It tries to link every internal terrorist activity with Pakistan. uranium and fuel. Prior to this. from the international nuclear market. When militant activities of Mujahidin accentuated in occupied Kashmir to fail the Indian army. the instigation of the Israeli ambassador to attack Pakistan indicates that Israeli-Indian hobnobbing is a security threat to Pakistan. etc. Despite clarification and clear rebuttal the Indian government was shamelessly stubborn to its assertions. 45-membered nuclear supplier countries have put a ban on nuclear trade with Pakistan. They cannot stand nuclear capability of an Islamic state. That¶s why there has been time and time again scheming for depriving us of nuclear capability through threats of attacking our nuclear installations and pressure tactics. India and Israel. India and Israel because of their non-signatory status on NPT. These non-signatory countries include Pakistan. There were reports of repeating rapid operations in the 1990¶s by Israel that it had committed against Iraqi installations.

it never lost an opportunity to harm 207 . The US had banned Israel to sell this gadgetry to India in the past. The Indian plane-manufacturing program is dead. so they experimentally used the Eero missiles for the first time in Iraq. but now the selling is being done with the willingness of the Americans. Its results were quite positive. It was demonstrated in the past as well. He declared the establishment of Israel as illegitimate. That¶s why despite spelling charms of peace by tongue they are busy scheming against Pakistan by throwing it into political and economic instability and depriving it of a sustainable defence guarantee about its atomic program. where Israel supplies arms. well-being. India has purchased arms from Israel to the tune of 5 billion dollars for the last 5 years. All this weapon-system is American made and cannot be sold to other countries without permission of the Americans. It wants to rebuild it with assistance from Israel. which are over-dated and have to be upgraded. It is used to hunt ballistic missiles. whose founder and leader supported the Palestinian cause even before establishment of Pakistan. Israel has tried to make good relations with Pakistan and. freedom and security. Americans were quite apprehensive of the Iraqi ballistic missiles. One of the main reasons of the Israel-India collaboration is arms trade. Likewise. India and Israel both are enemies of Pakistan and they cannot stand Pakistan¶s existence and its progress. Its installation over the coastal areas will also enable India to monitor Pakistani sea boundaries. Israel has supplied arms to India in the past as well. Israelis use American arms and have recently offered India to buy American arms. They want to weaken it and have been in a mutual relationship since long. Moreover. It provided India with pilotless spy planes and modern air surveillance equipment during the Kargil operation. India also possesses MIG-21 planes. They are also ready to train more Indian pilots in Israel.The Hindus and Jews India and Israel are fearful of Pakistan¶s international role. Falcon radars have the capability to sense planes in the range of about 200 miles and after its procurement India can have an eye over almost all important cities of Pakistan. Rumours of an Israeli attack on the Kahuta plant were then in the air due to the fact that the Pakistani program is undesirable to both the countries. the most modern Falcon carrier radars were provided to India. India is the largest customer of Israeli arms worldwide. It is the latest form of Patriot missile. on the other. Israelis have promised to do the up-gradation of the Indian air force. The Eero missile is yet another important military equipment supplied by Israel to India. Pakistan is an Islamic republic. an agreement worth 100 billion dollars was signed to develop earth-to-air missiles. The Israeli-Indian scheming against Pakistan is not a new phenomenon. On one hand. Same is the case with missile manufacturing.

Pakistan and Muslims in collaboration with India. India has already resorted to Israeli cooperation to crush the independence movement of Kashmir. Israeli leaders have never advised Indians to soften on Pakistan. 208 . Indian genocide of Kashmiris in occupied territory has persisted under Israeli guidance. Israel is also selling weapons like radars and other equipment to monitor movement of the Mujahidin and check their activities. its commandos are training the Indian army. Moreover. Israel has shown India an anti-Muslim path. It has provided military and human support to save Indians from Mujahidin attacks and to monitor their activities. Some Israeli commandos have also been arrested or killed at the hands of Mujahidin in occupied Kashmir. India is murdering Muslim youth in occupied Kashmir and within its own country just as Israel kills Palestinians with a view to Muslim mass-murders.

but the ceremony and the agreement were scrapped as a result of behindthe-curtain pressure and intervention of the RAW.B. Not only that. the newspaper said that the Pak Army and the ISI are certain that they can play an important role in the talks with India because they have a deep relation in the policy-making in Pakistan. The Indian wickedness can be gauged from the fact that when it was agreed between Prime Minister Syed Yousaf Raza Gilani and his counterpart Manmohan Singh in Sharm Al-Sheikh not to link the Kashmir dispute to terrorism. Under strategy of the RAW. has refuted this mischievous report of the Times of India in which it was claimed that the Pak Army and the ISI have started efforts to join talks with India. America has itself asked to close the Indian Consulate in Jalalabad. a trustworthy friend of Pak Army Chief General Ashfaq Pervez Kayani. The Indian media's propaganda against the Pakistan Army.Campaign against ISI The India's rogue agency. behind which there is the media cell of RAW. America asked India to close the RAW's centre of terrorism in the name of the Jalalabad Consulate from where saboteur activities are carried out in Balochistan and weapons and money were provided to the BLA and the BRA. a tumult was raised against the Indian prime minister in his country. Indian Federal Deputy Foreign Affairs Minister. is busy making efforts in this regard. The Times of India report is based on mischievousness and depicts the wickedness of the wicked Hindu usurer so that no opportunity should be lost to attack our security by getting benefit from this weakness. which is continuing. According to the newspaper's claim. ISI chief General Shuja Pasha. Pakistan Prime Minister Syed Yousuf Raza Gilani has presented the proofs of Indian terrorism to the Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh. He had also to face the allegations of bowing before Pakistan while the Indian diplomatic sources are hellbent on proving this meeting inconclusive after terming the joint declaration of this meeting bed-drafting. India established the spying network and training camps for terrorism in Afghanistan at the behest and will of America.Vajpayee during the Agra dialogues. Shashi Throor has claimed that 209 . to the Americans. The biggest hurdle in anti-Pakistan plans of the evil triangle of RAW. has so much influence over its government that everything was settled between the Pakistan President General Pervez Musharaf and Indian Prime Minister A. the Indian opposition parties exerted the pressure in such way that Manmohan Singh turned lesser into the prime minister than a RAW spokesman and explained that there was no centre of the RAW in the Jalalabad's Consulate. Though the Pak Army's spokesman institution. the ISPR. Afghanistan. RAW. including Afghanistan. Pakistan's ISI provided the proofs of terrorism and Indian intervention in Pakistan from Jalalabad. For this reason. With regard to diplomatic sources. and chairs were laid out for the ceremony of putting formal signatures on the documents of the agreement. Mossad and the CIA is the ISI.

Because of India¶s stubbornness. 210 . it can never be expected from India that it is convinced to solve our old Kashmir issue at the table of dialogues in the light of our principled stance on the basis of the UN resolutions. not a legal document. our rulers should also not advance the step towards friendship and trade till the resolution of the Kashmir and water disputes according to the UN resolutions.the joint declaration was just a diplomatic paper. Under the given circumstances.

One of the countries has already sent the message to destroy nuclear installations of Pakistan where as Indian strategy to oppose it is more mysterious and driven by conspiracies. A brief sketch of the plan is discussed here: 1. It¶s still not clear originally whose brain child this idea is . India intends to demonize the country in international politics and weaken it by involving international pressures. International media particularly those of the USA and Britain should portray an exaggerated picture equaling it to the situation during the Bay of 211 . Baitullah Mehsud selected a group of 500 militants who were trained in the similar terrain of Afghanistan for the specific operation. Wherever it is possible the offenders must enter the nuclear installations and scare the Pakistani people through maximum media coverage at the international level. On the basis of which a military intervention would be held justified in Pakistan. 47 years old nuclear scientist named Lok Nathan Mahalngam used to live in the Karnataka state of South India. India hired late Baitullah Mehsud (leader of Taliban) against 25 million dollars to attack nuclear installations in Pakistan. 4. They would tell the story as mentioned below. the matter sounds to be highly sensitive. But a more alarming fact is the silence of the Indian media on the death of an important person. It¶s a question whether Baitullah Mehsud was backed by experts of India or Israel during the training? For sure USA and Britain were not aware of the plan hence its experts are not a party to the operation. Baitullah Mehsud¶s army would attack once and for all the Pakistani nuclear installations or spread smaller groups at different locations to do the task. All the groups should be equipped with advanced communication instruments and weapons. We cannot say for certain that the purpose of this attack was to demolish nuclear installations but certainly it was directed to demonize Pakistan before the international community for not protecting its nuclear installations and to establish that these weapons are not safe in Pakistan. He worked at Kika Atomic Power Station near an Indian military project C-BIRD. 2. It would further shake the American trust over the safety of nuclear installations in Pakistan. 3. The news of his death and being lost as an important scientist has not been highlighted the way it should be. The whole Indian media kept quiet on the event as if it was a routine loss like similar happenings in every second street and corner of the country. All the recruiters of Baitullah Mehsud were Pakistani and they belonged to (or still come from) the Mehsud tribe. If the mentioned facts are reality based then it shows that the Pakistan¶s atomic activities are alarming for both the states. If we look at the track record of events as analyzed by experts.either India or Israel and when it was converted into thoughts. This happened on May 2009.The Mysterious Death of Atomic Scientist The death of an Indian scientist is quite suspicious especially under unknown circumstances and due to unknown reasons. Even the British and USA media ignored the news.

´ Times of India also mentioned a report in this context which complains America has lost confidence that Pakistan¶s atomic assets are unsafe and they are ignoring the reality. Pentagon. 5. Foreign Ministry and CIA all admit this fact. The Most dangerous element in this plan was that once the mission would be achieved. Indian security establishment is always bent upon to dominate Pakistan and occupied Kashmir.Pigs in 1961. It is clear that Israel sent utmost support to India during its war and tension with Pakistan in 1999 which resulted in the loss of marching Pakistan and the Kashmiri freedom fighters. after some time a small scale atomic blast would be planted at American or NATO forces bases in Afghanistan to ensure that the Afghani Taliban or Muslim extremists have successfully succeeded in penetrating Pakistani nuclear installations. As it is evident from the above mentioned story that Israel is even more interested in the Pakistani atomic program. Through these tactics an environment would be created among international community that the Pakistani nuclear program is dangerous and unsafe and should be handed over to international monitoring to disable its function. US White House. the whole world knows about the collaboration and cooperation between India and Israel on security affairs. On May 16 an Israeli website Debka revealed a story titled Singh Warns Obama Pakistan Is Lost which states that: ³Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has warned the American President that Pakistan¶s nuclear sites situated in NWFP are already partially in the hands of Muslim extremists. 212 .

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the Delhi parleys between Foreign Secretaries of Pakistan and India on Feb 25. we are ready for a proper process of composite dialogue´ the Pakistan spokesman said while responding to a latest statement of Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh wherein he stated that there was no 216 .India not ready for dialogue As was widely apprehended. response of the Indian Foreign Secretary. though understandable. We would. urge Pakistani leadership to insist on a timeframe for negotiations. their engagement augurs well for the future. This forced the Pakistan side to convey to India that the focus was unfair. The talks afforded an opportunity to Pakistan Foreign Secretary Salman Bashir to present the country¶s point of view on issues of concern to Islamabad in an articulate and forceful manner. was shocking as she claimed that time was not ripe for composite dialogue. provided there were no preconditions from the other side. This is also important in the backdrop of the reality that Pakistan itself is witnessing almost on a daily basis the Mumbai like incidents. ³Ball is in India¶s court. However. If India is not even willing to talk then how can we expect that New Delhi would ever reciprocate in sincere and serious manner to address the real issue? The two countries have been holding talks for decades but these have produced nothing worthwhile except conveying a false impression of engagement to the outside world. Indian approach is highly deplorable and should be a cause of concern for policy-makers in Islamabad. violation of Indus Basin water treaty by India and the issues of Siachin . All media accounts of the short interaction between the two sides suggest that no progress could be made towards normalization of relations as India was not willing to discuss the real issues in a meaningful manner. some observers point out that the meeting itself was as a step forward in the sense that the two countries were not on speaking terms ever since Mumbai incident and. This is because Pakistan firmly believes that there can be no genuine peace and progress in South Asia without resolving the problems that bedevil relations between the two nuclear neighbours. Sir Creek. otherwise we would again be falling into the Indian trap. therefore. Though publicly India had been claiming that it would not discuss anything except terrorism but credit goes to Salman Bashir for a straight talk on the core issue of Jammu and Kashmir. therefore. unrealistic and counterproductive and that the process of dialogue should not be allowed to stall by a single incident. Despite the fact that no progress was achieved in New Delhi. Pakistan can also pose a number of preconditions for entering into the process of dialogue but the country believes in settlement of its bilateral issues with India through a positive negotiation process. 2010 produced nothing substantial mainly because of the belligerent attitude of India. Pakistan was ready to participate in the process of composite dialogue with India.

Basit said adding Pakistan has always been making efforts in this regard. ³We will keep on trying to get engaged with India in a meaningful. ³We have given a road-map to Indians and now it depends upon them. ³We welcome the Indian desire for resumption of composite dialogue´.other way but the composite dialogue for the solution of Pak-India disputes. purposeful and result oriented dialogue process´. Continuity of dialogue is not only in the interest of Pakistan and India but in the interest of entire region. Basit said that. To make hostage the entire peace process on the pretext of one single incident was not a mature approach. he explained. Pakistan was never desperate for the dialogue with India but being nuclear powers it was in mutual interest of both the countries to settle their differences and disputes through negotiation for the security of entire region. to address the issue of terrorism it is also imperative that Pakistan and India should work in cooperative form. Pakistan¶s position from day one was crystal clear to everyone with regard to composite dialogue and it will keep on pursing it in future also. 217 . as and when they respond to this road-map positively´. He said the Pakistan¶s delegation visited India with a positive approach.

threats and maintaining peace and security within its borders. Indian army from its statement looks as being commanded by subalterns and not generals. It seems that the Indian army is the largest component of the Indian armed forces. Its primary mission is to ensure the national security and defence of the Republic of India from external aggression. As per spokesman. extremism and terrorism in so called secular India. media. India¶s armed forces are wholly answerable to the government of the day. Whether. and perhaps never more so than when CJCSC Gen Tariq Majeed warned against ³outlandish«strategic postulations´. actually betrayed hostile intents as well as hegemonic and jingoistic mindset that were out of step and proportion with realities of the times. Indian as well as international media will highlight this or not. It also conducts humanitarian rescue operations during natural calamities and other disturbances. We are mindful and ready about any threats to security of Pakistan as well as importance of promoting peace in South Asia. such statements like one Indian General gave. If India becomes pawn of international politics. Analysts.A time for peace Nowhere is the military¶s say greater than in the sphere of foreign policy vis-àvis hostile neighbours or ostensible allies that sometimes try to dictate terms to Islamabad. Is this Gen Kapoor¶s personal opinion or is he articulating government policy? What precisely is the nature of this new ³offensive´ nuclear doctrine and why is it needed in the first place? And could it be that Indian generals. are now calling the shots where regional policy is concerned? Islamabad¶s rejoinders have been stern. 218 . adding that Gen Kapoor ³knows very well what the « Pakistani armed forces can pull off´. civil society and well-wishers of the region will keep discussing the two-front war statement of the Indian ex-army chief (looked inspired from Bal Thackeray and Bollywood) who left no space for India to clear its position on increasing militancy. But at the moment. Pakistan army in its response termed the statement of Indian General as jingoistic and it was rightly so. officers like Col Prohat were found in killing and creating humanitarian crisis and the general was himself trying to threaten its own borders on grounds unknown to anyone and probably to himself as well. it will not only damage regional peace but also destroy herself in totality. So how then are we to interpret a recent statement by the Indian army chief Gen Kapoor that his country can take on both Pakistan and China simultaneously? He even suggested that a ³limited war under a nuclear overhang´ is possible in South Asia. remain a million dollar question. Pak spokesman further added that no one should underestimate our capabilities and determination to foil any nefarious designs against the security of Pakistan. But unfortunately. as opposed to elected politicians.

according to the new estimates. Each year nearly twenty five thousand women and children from Bangladesh and ten thousand women from Nepal are trafficking to India for commercial sexual exploitation.2% of its population below the $2 a day level. had 456 million people or about 42% of the population living below the new international poverty line of $1. Having the second largest population of the world. India also has 828 million people. is better ± it has 72. On the other hand. The number of Indian poor also constitute 33% of the global poor. or 75. In 1975 Mrs. the poor safety measures adopted by Indian nuclear management authorities are making India the greatest threat to the natural resource and environment of South Asia. There are daily reports of starvation deaths and increasing number of suicides by indebted farmers unable to cope with the strain. That policy still exists. For any civilized person. 219 . But just step outside these glorious images for a moment. Besides these facts the situation of human rights in India is very complex. The uplifting images of India as a fastest growing economy in S. Indra Gandhi said that All India Radio is a government organ and it is going to remain a government organ. vulnerable and insecure material circumstances than a decade ago. Asia and the largest democracy of the world are getting world recognition. decent housing or even good roads. The collapse in employment generation is creating depression in youth while the huge population is providing a large number of workers every year. Then anti Sikh riots in 1984 and anti Muslim riots in 1992 and 2002 are just the example of minority¶s situation in India. In rural areas the majority of Indian citizens live in more fragile. Economists say millions of Indians still do not have access to potable water. Large scale human trafficking is also a major concern over human rights situation in the country. which actually make up the background. and look into the fringes of the picture. India is home to roughly one-third of all poor people living on this earth. India considers itself a secular and democratic republic and its constitution provides basic human rights to all citizens. India.India shining or declining A beautiful phrase has been drummed by western and Indian media into the heads of millions of people all around the world to build an image of India as a fast growing and responsible country. electricity. Indian media is also under strict control of the government and cannot portray the real picture. Agrarian crisis and worsening food security for the poor across the country is growing with every passing day.4 billion people. having potential to become a world power in near future.25 per day. But a question arises here. Religious violence is another major problem for people living in India. does this beautiful phrase ³shining India´ has any line with reality? Here is a try to find an answer. it¶s hard to believe that Indian Dalits or untouchables are still suffering from centuries old inhuman caste system. which is pegged at 1. Sub-Saharan Africa which is considered the world¶s poorest region.6% of the population living below $2 a day.

India is currently facing the world insurgencies of Naxalites. for the ninety percent of population India is on a fast way to decline. Sikhs and other minorities all over the country. the worsening human rights situation for minorities and the uprising of insurgencies in the country. Indeed India is shifting for a very small proportion of its population. With the current policies. Nagaland. 220 . a very different picture emerges. Millions of people are struggling to get rid of evil imposed on them by the Indian government. the rich and the richest. Kashmiris. it will take centuries to turn existing India into shining India. To look at the dramatic increase of differences between rich and poor.

the provincial and regional disparities have been widening in the country day by day as majority of the Indian population is living below the poverty level. India has been endangering the regional peace by dreaming to become a super power in the wake of modern world trends like renunciation of war. India which incurred huge amounts on advancement of its nuclear weapons and successfully tested missile. Bhutan. like the former Soviet Union. separatism and lawlessness in Sri Lanka.Heading towards downfall Although India has been supporting the forces of separatism especially in Pakistan and the Chinese Tibetan regions. disintegrated in 1991. Nepal. which decided a 34 percent increase in its defence budget in 2009. a well-established network of the Indian army and RAW has been working to destabilize Pakistan by supporting insurgency in the Frontier Province and separatism in Balochistan. and raised its military budget by 50 percent to almost $40 billion during 2010. India launched its first nuclear-powered submarine. yet the same intensifies in the case of Pakistan. For the last 25 years. especially by the US. signed the pact of a civil nuclear technology with the US in 2008 and has been importing the latest arms and ammunition from Israel. Germany and other western countries. The Indian anti-Pakistan plan has also been endorsed by a 72-page white paper handed over to its Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in the aftermath of the Mumbai carnage. which are becoming serious and threatening the Indian union. On July 27. On the other side. Bangladesh. On one side. 2009. Sikkim and China. has been extending its range. everyday people are committing suicide in India. America. While yielding to acute poverty. it has rapidly been heading towards its downfall. FATA and Azad Kashmir´ including building pressure on Islamabad. The paper titled. In this respect. New Delhi has been spending huge money to train and equip the militants who have been entering Pakistan on a daily basis and have been conducting suicide attacks in our country. even its nuclear weapons could not save its collapse. India has been providing its military and intelligence agency RAW with huge funds in order to support insurgency. Although these covert activities vary from country to country. War on Terror: The Agenda for Action. One of the important causes of the disintegration of the Russian Empire was that its 221 . New Delhi has been paying attention to its internal multi-faceted crises. (Also available on the website of India Today) advised New Delhi to ³exploit the divisions within Pakistan and expose its weaknesses in Balochistan. and assaults on our security forces. Agni-III in May 2007. It is notable that the former Soviet Union which has subjugated the minorities and ethnic groups in various provinces and regions through its military. Russia. In the past. lacking basic facilities like fresh food and clean water. In this regard. However. New Delhi. peaceful settlement of disputes and economic development.

In that context. Under the mask of democracy and secularism. Tamil Nadu and Tripura. The New York Times wrote. Kashmir. crack-downs. resulting in economic crisis inside the country. Nagaland. In the recent past. etc. New Delhi has been advancing towards a self-destructive path. In this context. Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP). though it has already rejected the separatists¶ demand for an independent homeland in northern India.´ India¶s prime minister met with Naga separatists on March 2 this year in an attempt to end one of the South Asian nation¶s longest-running insurgencies. subsequent Indian regimes dominated by politicians from the Hindi heart-land ± Hindutva (Hindu nationalism) have been using brutal forces ruthlessly against any move to free Asam. Nevertheless. despite the employment of unlimited atrocities by President Milosevic. since 1947. On the other hand. emperor of the Austro-Hungarian Empire did what he could to subjugate the alien people by employing every possible techniques of state terrorism. Prince Metternich. on October 31. and the empire disintegrated. Mizoram. Every entity of South Asia is well-aware that even under the rule of Congress. However. Indian brutalities keep on going against the current phase of Kashmiri uprising which began on August 12. to maintain their alien rule. Recently. Bulgaria and other states. 2008 when Indian forces killed Hurriyat Conference leader Sheikh Abdul Aziz. The meeting could not succeed because India is offering wide autonomy to the group. According to Indian historian. launched by various ethnic nationalities. Indian forces have intermittently been employing all the possible techniques of military terrorism such as curfews. India has been acting upon the similar policies in some way or the other. 2009. massacre. Khalistan. Post-Napoleonic era in Europe proves that it is not possible to suppress the independence wars through military terrorism. The Naga insurgents have been fighting for more than 50 years. Mahahin. targeted killings. collapse of the former Yugoslavia could not be stopped. by neglecting all the ground realities. ³India¶s Maoist rebels are now present in 20 states and have killed more than 900 Indian security officers« India¶s rapid economic growth has made it an emerging global power but also deepened stark inequalities in society. while learning no lesson from its previous close friend. which claims to be a secular party. Rashtriya Swayamsevak Singh (RSS). attacking official installments in the major Indian cities. Shiv Sina and Bajrang Dal have missed no opportunity to communalize the national politics of India. Matternich had to admit that he was fighting for a useless cause. where wars of independence continue in one form or the other.greater defence expenditure exceeded to the maximum. However. resulting in the independence of Italy. As regards to the Indian-held Kashmir. Although violence against the other communities has been used 222 . under the new puppet regime in the occupied Kashmir. Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP). sieges. Maoist intensified their struggle. militarization of the Soviet Union failed in controlling the movements of liberation.

2008 in the house of Bajrang Dal fundamentalists in Nanded. It is even supported by Indian defence forces clandestinely. the author warned in his book. The investigations proved that the militants belonging to the Bajrang Dal were found in the bomb-making and attack on a mosque in Parbhani in 2003. BJP. Indian fundamentalism and mistreatment of religious minorities could also be assessed from some other developments. Kerala and Andhra Pradesh. in one of the most tragic incidents in Assam. is bound to result in a downfall. subjugating minorities through force. ³Jinnah-India. Jaswant Singh was expelled from the party for praising Mohammad Ali Jinnah and echoing the pain of the Indian Muslims in his book. In this respect. Assam. assaults on Christians and their property have continued by the Hindu mobs in Orissa. if such a policy continued. yet anti-Christian and anti-Muslim bloodshed in the last decade coupled with the dissemination of Hindutva has increased. ³India could undergo a second partition. China. Leaders of the Indian extremist parties. This fact could be judged from the recent past. which burnt alive 69 Pakistanis. he was involved in the bombing of Samjohta Express. Partition. indicating that they were helping in training the Hindu terrorists. Singh wrote: ³Every Muslim that lives in India is a loyal Indian«look into the eyes of Indians. Other minorities of India are also target of Hindu terrorism. providing them with the military-grade explosive RDX. Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) of the Mahrashtra arrested a serving Lt. Besides the previous genocide of Muslims and destruction of the Babri Mosque. After serving the BJP for 30 years. It is mentionable that the ideology of Hindu nationalism prevails in every field at the cost of other minority groups. On September 13. 2008. Shiv Sena. Col. at least 60 Christians have been assassinated in the recent past by Hindu fundamentalists in the state of Orissa. Purohit confessed that in 2007.by Hindu fundamentalists as a normal practice since Partition. crushing wars of liberation with brutal tactics and for sponsoring insurgency in Pakistan.´ Nonetheless. Similarly. ATS further disclosed that Lt. Col. when on April 6. used in the Malegaon bombings and terrorist attacks in other Indian cities. and other regional countries. Hindu extremists burnt alive six members of a Muslim family. Independence. the artificial union of India which is maintained through a militarization of the country by incurring too much expenditure for importing arms. VHP and RSS are now pressurizing the Congress regime to release the culprits. a bomb went off. 223 . more than 2500 Muslims were massacred in 2002 in the BJP-ruled Indian state of Gujrat. Srikant Purohit and along with other army officials.´ While pointing out BJP¶s attitude towards the minorities.

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