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Re: Kashmir: Are We Right?



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[Topics under debate]: GOOD GOVERNANCE
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Indranil DasGupta wrote:

>
> Our Bharatbhoomi is sacred. It is not negotiable. It must be
> defended at all costs, come what may. To think anything less,
> is an insult to those soldiers of Kargil and Drass and Batalik
> and Mushko who died so that you and I may live to kick around
> "interesting" ideas in a forum like this at our leisure.
>
> One other thing: The unity of India is not preferable because "it
> can provide a greater amount of economic welfare to Indians than can
its
>
> constituent states by themselves". The unity of India is preferable
and
> indeed paramount, because its diverse peoples belong to one
> civilization,
> one culture, and represents an idea: that a country
> wedded to pluralistic democracy shall not perish from the earth.
>
>

Hip Hip Hoorey!

Keep it up, Indranil!

I think IPI should now cease indulging in destructive activities and get

back to its job of discussing how to make India a better place to live
for
all its citizens  PERIOD.

Ram Narayanan





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