J&K polls: A disappointment or a call for peace?
Are elections in J&K a rebuff to separatists or a farce?: There was a considerable enthusiasm among Kashmiri people to participate in the democratic process. It is sad that Pakistan is trying to violate the basic human rights of Kashmiri people to elect its leaders. The excesses committed by Indian security forces should be condemned, no doubt, but it does not give license to Pakistan to kill innocent people, says Afzal Durrani, Rajourie.
Updated on Sep 19, 2002 11:02 AM IST