21 October, 2020

Kashmir Roundtable: A Solution Is Not Impossible When People Talk

An Outlook Roundtable on Kashmir finds early signs of meeting points that may open new roads.

(From left) Nayeema Mehjoor, Aga Ruhullah Mehdi, Lt Gen D.S. Hooda, Seshadri Chari, Barkha Dutt, P. Stobdan, Gowhar Geelani, Abdul Majeed Banday and Basharat Ali
Photograph by Jitender Gupta
Kashmir Roundtable: A Solution Is Not Impossible When People Talk

On June 28, eight people came together for an Outlook Roundtable on Kashmir in Delhi. RSS ideologue Seshadri Chari, former Northern Army Commander Lt Gen (retd) D.S. Hooda, three-time National Conference MLA Aga Ruhullah Mehdi, PDP leader Nayeema Mehjoor, advocate Abdul Majeed Banday, journalist Gowhar Geelani, scholar Basharat Ali and strategic expert Prof P. Stobdan participated in the discussion, which was moderated by TV anchor Barkha Dutt. The participants examined some of the fundamentals from their unique perspectives and sought to offer solutions. Excerpts:

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Barkha: Hello and welcome to this Outlook Roundtable on Jammu and Kashmir....



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