Jose John June 5, 2016 No Comments
NAXALITIES: WE CANNOT COMPROMISE ON INTERNAL¬†SECURITY History has been a witness to several instances where nations have just disintegrated because of schisms within. A nation mauled by dissidence and centrifugal forces fall easy prey to external aggression. If you turn over the pages of history, you would find that warring chieftains on the Malabar Coast made it possible for the Portuguese, the Dutch, the French and the English to have an easy foothold on this part of India. Haven’t we learnt enough from history to prevent divisions from within from eating into the vitals of the nation? We have enough of troubles from within: the unceasing terrorist strikes in Jammu and Kashmir; the insurgency in the North-East and the snowballing violent naxalite movement in as many as 13 States. No doubt, we have been tackling these trouble spots in our own way with security forces tackling the determined way the terrorist violence in Jammu and Kashmir/ the Government dealing with the deep-seated problems in the North-East the spasmodic way, and on top of alt the naxalite problem in an uncoordinated way. While it is understandable that there is an ‘external element7 in the growing terrorism in Jammu and Kashmir, you can’t ferret out that kind of excuse in the...
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