Asima's plight

This refers to the article titled “Asima’s Plight” by Dr Raja Muzaffar Bhat (GK dated 30th October). I was very much moved by the article. It is so strange that on one side J&K Government announces rehabilitation policy for the militants and on the other hand it arrests them and their relatives and puts them in jails. Same is the case with Asima who hails from Bagh district of other part of  Kashmir and is languishing in Poonch jail since more than 2 years now.  I appeal civil society and amnesty international to take up this matter with the Government . It is a matter of concern that our women rights activists especially those from Delhi and other parts of India  are totally mum over this issue, why don’t they speak on this issue?

Shahnawaz Sultan
sultan_shahnawaz20@ymail.com

Lastupdate on : Thu, 22 Nov 2012 21:30:00 Makkah time
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