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Re: ULFA, Bodo Liberation Tigers and the ISI



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[Topics under debate]: GOOD GOVERNANCE
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Today's newspapers tell us that the Indian Army believes although ULFA
has
been hand in hand with the ISI, Ulfa may have falsely claimed
responsibility
for the blasts.

Incidentally, the "Bodo Liberation Tigers" are reported to be all for
India's unity and to have offered to fight for the country.

Subroto Roy.

-----Original Message-----
From: Dayal Purohit <ddpurohit@hotmail.com>
To: debate@indiapolicy.org <debate@indiapolicy.org>
Date: Thursday, June 24, 1999 10:53 AM
Subject: Re: ULFA separatists hand in hand with Pak ISI


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>I do not think anyone should condone such terrorism by any group and
>that
>too at this point in time when the security and integrity of India is
at
>
>risk.
>
>However, we all must understand why such groups are coming into
>existence in
>various states demanding secession or autonomy. I would imagine that
>most of
>them are tired of politicization, corruption and complete disregard for

>people's interests which is driving many of the groups to take up arms
>or to
>disrupt government.
>
>It is absurd to seek unity from all the Indians even at this point in
>time
>specially when many of them have been alienated, overlooked, and
>brutally
>oppressed due to their religion, or cast or lack of education or lack
of
>
>wealth or political views. Still, most are not engaged in terrorism or
>helping Pakistani's cause.
>
>Dayal
>
>>In view of the IPI discussion on secessionism a few months ago, IPI =
>>members may please note that ULFA has taken responsibility for killing

>=
>>
>>and injuring numerous Gorkha Rifles' soldiers in an RDX train blast =
>>yesterday at New Jalpaiguri station, who were on their way to Kargil.
>>=
>>The Indian Army has stated that ULFA is assisting the Pak ISI in
giving
>
>>=
>>information about Indian troop movements in the country.
>>
>>We have a war thrust on us by the Pak military, and all Indian efforts

>=
>>
>>need to concentrate on that fact.
>>
>>Subroto Roy.



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