25 October, 2020

Symptoms Of Softness

Symptoms Of Softness
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Dec 13, 1989 Five JKLF militants released in exchange for Rubaiya Sayeed , daughter of then home minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed, sparking off a series of copycat kidnappings in the state.

Aug 20, 1991 Eleven hardcore Kashmiri militants released in exchange for Indian Oil executive K. Doraiswamy.

Mar, 1991 Three Ikhwan-ul-Muslimeen activists released in exchange for Naheed, daughter of Saifuddin Soz.

Dec 6, 1992 Babri Masjid demolition was the result of abject capitulation by then prime minister Narasimha Rao and UP CM Kalyan Singh. No persuasive arguments have been provided so far to the country as to how things were allowed to come to that pass.

Nov 16, 1993 The standoff over the siege of Hazratbal shrine ended with the militants walking away to freedom. The government provided biryani to the militants during the crisis, sparking off protests from L.K. Advani.

Jan 18, 1999 Home minister L.K. Advani had to plead before Thackeray...

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