Opinion

WHERE DOES 3RD OPTION EXIST IN JAMMU & KASHMIR?

WHERE DOES 3RD OPTION EXIST IN JAMMU & KASHMIR?

An ‘independent state’ is a rising phenomenon in either side of Jammu and Kashmir which gradually evolved as a result of the impasse on the Kashmir dispute, generally known as ‘Third Option’. Several politicians are the advocates of ‘third option’ popular names among those are Maqbool Butt, Amanullah Khan, Shabbir Ahmed Shah and Yasin Malik.

Krishan Dev Sethi : A witness of the History of JK

Krishan Dev Sethi : A witness of the History of JK

The people of that area were oppressed and subjected to worst treatment. Feudalism, landlordism, moneylenders, everything was there. And there was repression from the British government and Maharaja as well. We were in school those days, and this ill treatment did not let us to be mute spectators. We started resistance against this oppression when our age was just around 15 years.