Political, economic and cultural news from the state of Jammu & Kashmir.
J&K's Stateless People
At the time of partition which was followed by tribal invasion, more than 7000 families crossed to this side of the LoC and International Border from Pakistan Occupied Kashmir and the then Western Pakistan. Later on, during Indo-Pak wars of 1965 and 1971, nearly 10,000 families got dislocated from 47 villages of Chhamb area. The families who had to migrate on various occasions since 1947. Read Excerpts from Parliamentary Report Here
In truth everything and everyone
Is a shadow of the Beloved,
And our seeking is His seeking
And our words are His words...
We search for Him here and there,
while looking right at Him.
Sitting by His side, we ask:
'O Beloved, where is the Beloved?'
Jalal ad-Din Muhammad Rumi
Call For Jammu Bandh Today
Date: 27 May 2015
Jammu will observe 'bandh' over AIIMS establishment and other issues tomorrow on the call given by Co-ordination Committee. This was stated by Chairman, Co-ordination Committee, President, JKHCBA, Abhinav Sharma while interacting with media persons here this evening. CCI President Rakesh Gupta, Chairman Transport Association TS Wazir, President Tankers Association Annan Sharma and Yash Pal Gupta from Federation of Retailers Association, besides representatives of various organizations were present during the press conference. Abhinav Sharma appealed to the people of Jammu province to extend their full support and commitment towards the call for the Jammu Bandh tomorrow.
[courtesy: Daily Excelsior]
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