Defence and Security

What happens at the Line of Control?

Nov 24, 2016
By Lt Gen (retd) Syed Ata Hasnain
 
Even at the best of times the Indian public remains blissfully ignorant of what happens at the Line of Control (LoC) on a daily basis. Now when the worry is about changing old currency notes for new or catering for the next meal because of lack of new currency, the LoC is far from the mind. It's at times like these that reminders need to be given in the public space on the situation at the LoC in Jammu and Kashmir, where a virtual state of war exists. Public knowledge of this is essential if the correct perception about the state of national security has to be held and not simply taken for granted. The situation at the LoC can dangerously spiral out of control.
 
Read more at: http://www.tribuneindia.com/news/comment/what-happens-at-the-line-of-control/327382.html
 
The Tribune, November 24,2016

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