Threats to Sikhs in Kashmir a very serious matter: BJP
Describing continuance of violence and threats to Sikhs in Kashmir as a very serious matter, Chaman Lal Gupta today alleged that both central and state governments were failing to deal with anti-national elements.
Jammu: Describing continuance of violence and
threats to Sikhs in Kashmir as a very serious matter, senior
BJP leader Chaman Lal Gupta today alleged that both central
and state governments were failing to deal with anti-national
"Total anarchy is prevailing in Valley for about two
months but the leaders of the coalition of National Conference
(NC) and Congress are playing a dubious role," Gupta said here
while interacting with party activists, including Sikhs, on
the happenings in Kashmir and Sikhs being threatened there.
He said what was happening in Valley was not an isolated
issue but part of the same game-plan which was occurring in
certain parts of Afghanistan as also in Pakistan because of
`Taliban type` of extremism.
After forcing out Kashmiri Pandits, they are making Sikhs
their target now, which is a serious matter, the former union
"The failure of both the state and central government
leaders speaks volumes about it. Virtually, they are
responsible for what was happening in Kashmir," he said.
As far as Pakistan is concerned, there is no secret that
they have launched a proxy war, he said.
The BJP leader said the need of the hour is to take firm
measures to deal with those indulging in stone pelting and
other unlawful acts.