Kandahar plane hijack

Arun Jaitley defends release of terrorists to end Kandahar plane hijack crisis

Arun Jailtey defended Vajpayee government`s releasing the three most wanted terrorists in return for the safety of passengers of the Indian Airlines plane hijacked to Kandahar in 1999.

Mar 18, 2014, 23:02 PM IST

`Did BJP not compromise with terrorists in 1999?`

Congress leader Digvijay Singh stepped up attack on BJP following the execution of Afzal Guru, saying the opposition party had compromised with terrorists in the Kandahar plane hijack in 1999.

Feb 09, 2013, 15:32 PM IST