"Kashmir Wail of a Valley - Atrocity and Terror" - By M.L.Koul, 1999
Mohan Lal Koul
LOOT OF A KASHMIRI PANDIT GIRL
This stand of the Pandits was cunningly exploited and misrepresented to generate resentment against them and were accused of having abandoned and betrayed the cause of the abducted girl for seeking jobs. Slogans were raised and posters distributed at the instance of some individuals in Jammu with patronage from Dr. Karan Singh in thick cohorts with the vested interests in corridors of power and the mischievous and derisive content of the chauvinistic campaign was designed in all malafide to drift away the tremendous Hindu support to the Pandit agitation which pointedly reflected the deep-seated resentment against and disapproval of the Muslim hegemony in the state allowed to be crafted as part of an over-all appeasement policy of anti-nationals artful in dubious politics.
(To be continued)