x

Like our Facebook Page

   
Early Times Newspaper Jammu, Leading Newspaper Jammu
 
Breaking News :   Kashmiri Pandits cast vote at special polling station in Jammu | Protests mark polling by Kashmiri Pandits for Anantnag LS seat in Jammu | My dad is not with me but his supporters are still there to ensure my win: Mehbooba | Raman Suri hails SMVDSB decision to start free langar for pilgrims | Non-bailable warrants against Arvind Kejriwal, Manish Sisodia, Yogendra Yadav | Drug pedler arrest, 191 gms charas recovered | Congress leader joins BJP in Ladakh | Sadhvi Pragya seeks dismissal of plea against her; calls it politically motivated | CSK aim to sort out top-order woes, Sunrisers look for middle-order solace | Islamic State claims responsibility for Sri Lanka bombings | Bajrang Punia hands India its first gold at Asian Wrestling Championships 2019 | ECIs assurances over fool-proof security have fallen flat: G A Mir | Inter school tournament for boys begins at Udhampur | Special court for MPs to hear on Apr 26 complaint against Rahul Gandhi for remarks against PM Modi | Kashmiri Pandits Cast Vote At Special Polling Station In Udhampur | Mehbooba Mufti Backers Bash National Conference Worker On Poll Day | UP railway stations at 'risk'; JeM threatens terror attack in purported letter | 'Didi' dreams of becoming PM by fighting few LS seats: Modi | Govt to procure over Rs 600 crore mine-protected vehicles for paramilitary forces | JU to get Major Research Boost- Prof Dhar | SSP SAMBA INAUGURATED GYM AT GHAGWAL | DRUG PEDDLER ARRESTED, 50 GM CHARAS RECOVERED BY DISTRICT POLICE SAMBA | Play “Mujrim Mai Nahi Par Mujrim Mai Hi Hu” staged in Natya Utsav | Darbar Move advance parties halted on Jammu-Srinagar Highway | BJP Workers Thrash Election Officer In UP's Moradabad | Despite EVM ‘malfunctioning’ reports, voting underway in 117 Lok Sabha constituencies | Woman dead, two others injured in Poonch road accident | ‘Give Your Anger a Voice’: Omar Abdullah Urges Anantnag to Vote | More Men in Uniform Than Voters in Anantnag | Low voter turnout may hit Mufti's prospects in Anantnag | SSDF demands sedition case against Mehbooba Mufti | LS Polls: Pahalgam records 18.6 % voting till 3 pm | Supreme Court issues notice to Rahul Gandhi over comments on its Rafale case order, hearing on April 30 | Boycott will reward death, destruction: Omar to south Kashmir | NIA court discharges Kashmiri youth in Jalandhar case’ | Cop, civilian dead due to electric short circuit in Poonch | Poll-time cash seizure of Rs 8 crore in Northeast breaks all previous records | Actor Sunny Deol turns politician, joins BJP; may contest from Gurdaspur | Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman meets top naval commanders, reviews security preparedness | Ramdev comes out in support of Sadhvi Pragya Thakur, says cruelty meted out in jail not fair | Govt orders transfers, new postings of seven officers | Poll %age of 3rd phase Anantnag Parliamentary Constituency | Rich Harvest excels in Badminton Tournament | Natya Utsav begins at Abhinav Theatre | GDC Dharmari organizes prize distribution function | Heritageans shine at Phoenix Mun - 2019 | SIP School organizes 'Poster Making Competition' | Mehbooba's fate linked with Anantnag constituency results | Why Ram Dev And Anna Hazaare on The Backfoot ? | Stalling of delimitation in J&K: Unjust political opportunism by Kashmir centric leadership | For Mehbooba perpetrators of Sri Lanka blasts are terrorists but Yasin Malik, who killed IAF men, KPs is a leader? | Mehbooba becomes Pak's cheerleader yet again | Rape accused addressing rallies in support of Mehbooba Mufti | On return from New Delhi, NC leader attacks Congress | Suspension of Cross-LoC trade divides Jammu and Kashmir | Cong, BJP strive hard for migrant votes | AB-PMJAY's flaws come to fore | Governor chairs meeting of 74th Board of Directors of JKSPDC | General elections: Congress on the mat, courtesy Rahul | Karvan-e-Aman bus remains suspended for eighth week | Advisor attends ERA workshop on flood mitigation | Symbols allotted to contesting candidates of Ladakh PC | General Observer reviews poll preparedness in Pulwama | Advisor Sharma to meet public at Jammu on April 24 | Power Shutdown | JWCA condemns serial blasts in Churches of Sri Lanka | 2 more youth booked under PSA in Awantipora | Polling parties dispatched to 6 assembly segments of Anantnag district | PRC for kin of woman married outside J&K | JKNPP stages protest outside Div Com office | Modi, Mufti used threat of nuclear annihilation as some sort of PUBG game: Omar | CGPWA holds 24th AGM, discusses pensioners' issues | Advocate Deepika to be honoured in Canada, Maharashtra for her fight for justice | Anand Jain posted as director Anti-Corruption Bureau | Cross-LoC bus plies as per schedule in Poonch | Ration dealers demand jobs under Rehbar-e-Khurak | BJP will scrap Article 370: Amit Shah | DM orders inspection of brick kilns | Two weeks faculty development prog begins at BGSBU | PTU delegation calls on Advisor to Governor | Manohar urges Governor to revoke termination of NHM employees at earliest | MPEJ demands constitution of Delimitation Commission | PHE employees demand regularisation, release of pending wages | JCF Jammu condemns blast attack in Srilanka | IIMC announces admission to PG Diploma Courses in Journalism | Congress conducts door to door campaign | JJSF demands action against private schools violating order of FCC | JCCI alleges corrupt officers working against SSI units | 27 barrels of bitumen stolen from GREF's Hot Mix Plant Metka | Darbar dates clash with convoy calendar | Pak militant held, vehicle siezed in Pattan | Several Govt Schools in Drabshalla zone lack basic facilities | In violation of MCC; CEO Rajouri attaches teacher | After NGT's intervention Bandipora Adm closes down garbage dump site near Wullar | 4 in fray for Ladakh PC | Poor quality of allopathic medicines force people to go for Ayurveda, Homeopath | Grenade lobbed at SSP’s office in Sopore, no loss | Power shut down | Missing woman traced in Rajouri | Shah Faesal calls on Commissioner Tourism | Landslide buries dozen residential houses in Doda | Police probe truck fire after claims that it carried cash for poll-bound Anantnag | SC notice to Centre, J&K on NH44 traffic restrictions | Porters demand permanent employment | Electric live wires hang on trees, poses threat to locals | All JeM terrorists involved in Pulwama attack killed: Sources | Court awards 1-yr jail, Rs 4 lakh penalty to ex-DC Kupwara | PIL seeks better infrastructure at GMC | Arrangements in place as Anantnag district goes to polls today | Back Issues  
 
news details
Hold talks with Hurriyat
Jamwal Mahadeep SinghR.B. Suri1/22/2019 10:21:52 PM
With the passing of everyday, the Kashmir problem is becoming grave which is a great danger to the integrity and the sovereignty of the country. It needs utmost importance to settle the same without any further delay as already seven decades are over and it is being lingered on which is a major concern for all of us. Luckily, we are having a dynamic and the decisive Prime Minister Narender Modi at the moment who can clinch the issue involved once for all. The Central Governments from time to time in the past have appointed the various Interlocutors on this score but all in vain. Now the dynamic and the courageous Prime Minister Narender Modi can rise to the occasion and initiate the direct dialogue with the Hurriayat Amalgamation and the Separatists without involving any Interlocutor in the talks. If the need be, he may seek the advice and the guidance from the Nation Security Advisor.
Holding of the talks with the Hurriayat and the separatists is required very much to clinch the issue involved as they are the Indian subjects first and then the stake holders. If they will be convinced fully then Pak has no role to play in the process. On being satisfied them, Pakistan be taught a lesson. At the same time, it should be made clear that all out operation shall remain continue during the periodicity of the talks with the Hurriayat Amalgamation.
These talks should be held thereby remaining within the frame work of the Indian Constitution treating the Instrument of Accession (IOA) as the base document. At the moment, the Interlocutor appointed by the GOI Daneshwar Sharma is on the job and holding the he could not be able to crack the hard nuts - Hurriayat Amalgamation and the Separatists as on date. This means that he will meet with the same fate as happened in the past seven decades. Why I am saying so because it is a stunning news that Shah Faisal who stood top-one in the Civil Services Examination conducted by the Union Public Service Commission has resigned? Faisal joined the Indian Administrative Service and was allotted his home state to serve. He could not acclimatize with the Administrative atmosphere in the state of Jammu and Kashmir and ultimately resigned from the services. In an interview with Sumit Avasthi of ABP channel telecasted on Sunday, Shah Faisal categorically stated that he is Indian but has pain for the youth of the state who are fighting against the government for the settlement of the Kashmir issue. He straightway stated that he will try his best to work for the welfare for the poor masses of the state as also for convincing the Hurriayat Amalgamation and the Separatist to enter into Dialogue with the Central Government soon. He further stated that by remaining in the government administration he will not be able to deliver the goods to the people of the state and at same time he denied that he is not forming a political party on his own.Prior to this, many scholars, university teachers and professors have joined the terrorists outfits and are demanding Azadi.
The Governor of J&K Satya Pal Malik is appealing the misguided youth of the state time and again to come in the main stream and work for the overall development of the state and the country as well but all in vain. Under the prevailing circumstances and seeing the gravity of the bad situation in the state, the Prime Minister of the country Narender Modi who is a dynamic political leader, should rise to the occasion and while following the foot steps of the former Prime Minister of India Atal Behari Vajpayee should initiate the talks with the Hurriayat Amalgamation and the Separatists at the earliest possible. at the earliest possible. I had written many articles in the past on the issue involved and published in this esteemed paper where under I had mentioned that number of my friends (who were my batch mates and had worked with me ) are living over there in Kashmir valley. I love them. But they are opposing me for the reason that whatever I am writing in the print media on Kashmir situation as also for the ultimate solution of the Kashmir issue which is lingering on since 1947, is not based upon the facts. Still they are telling me that I am not writing about the facts and on the contrary they say that you (me) always plead for solving the issue involved militarily instead of the talks between the two nations India and Pakistan. To me, it is hundred percent clear that I am on the right side always. While expressing their concern about the settlement of Kashmir issue amicably through talks only. It is worth mentioning that I am for the liberation of POK in compliance to the LOK SABHA RESOLUTION 1994. I will continue to argue and plead for the same in the right earnest.
On the contrary, they challenged me that you ( me) are afraid of narrating the actual facts about Kashmir. Pertinent to mention here that when the division of India was made on August 15, 1947 and Pakistan came into being as an independent Nation on the Globe, J&K was an independent state under Maharaja Hari Singh's Rule. Having felt helpless, due to the Qabailis intrusion in J&K on October 22, 1947, he requested the Indian Government to come at his rescue by sending its Army to defend his kingdom and for providing the life safety and protection to the subjects of this land . Maharaja Hari Singh signed the IOA acceding J&K with India on October 26, 1947. My friends main bone of contention was that I should accept that Jammu and Kashmir state acceded to Indian Dominion on three issues only i.e. Defense, Foreign affairs and Communication as per the Instrument of Accession (IOA) signed by the then Maharaja of J&K state Hari Singh on October 26, 1947.
In turn, I accepted that it is a known fact World wide. Then sharply they contested, "that we should stand on these lines firmly". Certainly one thing is there that Kashmir solution is of utmost importance. They made it clear that issue of Kashmir can be thrashed out when Government of India comes to this stand on the three issues which were entrusted to the Government of India only. They opined that an amicable solution to the problem of Kashmir can be found out by sticking to the IOA signed by the Maharaja of J&K.
Further they were of the opinion that if GOI stands on this firmly then it will succeed in cracking the hard nuts- Hurriayat Amalgamation and the Separatists which create hindrances in the settlement of the issue involved.
They plead firmly that that the Hurriyat groups and the Separatists will agree with the Pre-1953 Kashmir position. They want that there is a possibility of defusing the tangle of Kashmir if GOI remains stick to the issues involved i.e. Defence , External affairs and Communication only. Things can be negotiated at the PM level for which Huriayat may soften its stand on holding of talks for arriving out at an amicable settlement. In the past feelers were also sent to the Separatists and the Hurriayat leadership for talks with the GOI but they kept the distance for the reasons known to them only. Political experts feel that PM Modi may crack these hard nuts. There are feeling among the masses in Kashmir that pre-1953 position could be the lasting solution to the so-called Kashmir problem. Time and again, Dr. Farooq Abdullah and PDP Chief and the former Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti are pleading for a constructing Dialogue with the Hurriayat Group and the Separatists. Needless to mention here that Article 370 and Delhi Agreement 1952 between the then Indian Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru and the then Jammu and Kashmir Waizr-e-Azam Sheikh Abdullah and brought the state surreptitiously within the purview of Central laws and institutions and thereby eroding Kashmiriyat.
Jammu and Kashmir state enjoys a separate status under Article 370. It has its own constitution and a separate flag Jammu and Kashmir is also the solitary state in the Indian Union that, unlike other states of the Union, exercises residuary powers. No central legislation can be introduced in the state without the concurrence of the Jammu and Kashmir Government. It is very much debatable as to will this restoration of the pre-1953 constitutional position strengthen democracy in the state or redress the grievances of the Kashmiris and re-empower them? It is also a matter of record that complying with the spirit and the contents of the "Kashmir Accord", Sheikh Mohammed Abdullah took the reigns of the state of Jammu and Kashmir as the Chief Minister in 1975. Immediately after assuming the power, he had appointed a committee under the chairmanship of his deputy Thakur Devi Dass to review all the Laws enacted in the state after1953. The said committee having reviewed the same showed its agreement to all the statutes enacted in the state from time to time by the various State Governments of the time after 1953.
Under the circumstances, now it looks certain that the Prime Minister Narender Modi, while giving the due regards to the Apex Court would wait for the verdict over the Ayodhia issue permitting therein for the construction of the Ram temple. At the same time, he would give the top priority to settle the Kashmir tangle and initiate the direct dialogue with the Hurriayat Amalgamation/ Separatists at the first instance and the if the need be , 'II have the dialogue with PAK also in the days to come.
  Share This News with Your Friends on Social Network  
  Comment on this Story  
 
 
 
Early Times Android App
STOCK UPDATE
  
BSE Sensex
NSE Nifty
 
CRICKET UPDATE
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
   
Home About Us Top Stories Local News National News Sports News Opinion Editorial ET Cetra Advertise with Us ET E-paper
 
 
J&K RELATED WEBSITES
J&K Govt. Official website
Jammu Kashmir Tourism
JKTDC
Mata Vaishnodevi Shrine Board
Shri Amarnath Ji Shrine Board
Shri Shiv Khori Shrine Board
UTILITY
Train Enquiry
IRCTC
Matavaishnodevi
BSNL
Jammu Kashmir Bank
State Bank of India
PUBLIC INTEREST
Passport Department
Income Tax Department
JK CAMPA
JK GAD
IT Education
Web Site Design Services
EDUCATION
Jammu University
Jammu University Results
JKBOSE
Kashmir University
IGNOU Jammu Center
SMVDU