x

Like our Facebook Page

   
Early Times Newspaper Jammu, Leading Newspaper Jammu
 
Breaking News :   Women Cricketers smell a rat in selection of players by JKCA | Suspended DSP was spending millions on new villa | GOI ignoring Mehbooba by extending olive branch to Beigh? | To give Mehbooba a message Jammu PDP invites Beigh as chief guest in R Day function | Influential’ shopkeeper provokes traders for protests in Srinagar | District Administration Jammu plays truant with displaced people of Satwari | Imran Khan always sought war, not peace | JE demands Rs 30,000 as commission from contractor for clearing bills | Kept moving here and there while anthem was being played | Some Cong leaders avoid singing Vandematram during Republic Day function | Lt Governor hoists National Flag at R-Day function | R-Day passes off peacefully in Kashmir main function presided over by Guv's advisor | Day chill intensifies, night temp settled above normal in Kashmir | Traffic to ply from Jammu to Srinagar for 2nd day today | Police arrest accused of BSF Parcel IED case | 'Back to Village' themed tableau of J-K showcases rich heritage, traditional art of region | Army: Jaish-e-Mohammed leadership in Kashmir wiped out, Hizb-ul-Mujahideen left with only 1 commander | Rana describes preamble of constitution as cornerstone of Indian democracy | Unfortunate that J&K Cong chief was not invited to official R-Day function, says party | Republic Day celebrated across Jammu amid tight security arrangements | 3.9-magnitude quake hits snow-bound Bhaderwah | MC Anantnag turns newly constructed By-Pass road into dumping site | Lt Governor hosts Republic Day ‘At Home’ | Mobile phone services in Kashmir now restored | There can never be any referendum in J&K , says PDP leader Muzaffar Hussain Baig | CGPWA celebrates R-Day with fervor | Spirit of the Indian Republic | J&K Bank on way to recovery | Various political , social organizations celebrate 71st Republic Day | 71st Republic Day celebrated with national fervor in Ladakh | At freezing temperature, Indian Army celebrates 71st Republic Day at LoC | J&K Housing Board organises awareness programme under ANGIKAAR campaign | Society expresses gratitude to Advisor (F) for considering demands | Famous Sunday market in Srinagar closed for security reasons | Air India distributes 30,000 national flags among its passengers | Abducted girl rescued from Udhampur, accused held | Redress issues of KPs | Short circut sets ablaze three houses in Lohilbela Tranger area | Back Issues  
 
news details
No word about its retrieval leaves people guessing
PoK part of Union Territory of J&K
12/5/2019 8:36:27 AM


EARLY TIMES REPORT
JAMMU, Dec 4:

Union Minister of State for Home G Kishan Reddy recently informed the Parliament that territories under Union Territory of Jammu & Kashmir also include Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK).

An analyst while talking to Early Times said, "We have been hearing it for the past many decades that the PoK is under the illegal control of Pakistan and it needs to be retrieved. Everytime the nation is told that PoK is the part of India and it has to be clubbed with Jammu & Kashmir but till date no concrete step has been taken to retrieve it."

He said, "When Government of India reorganized Jammu & Kashmir, a perception was created across the country that next step would be to liberate PoK to complete the merger of erstwhile Jammu & Kashmir into the Union of India. But it did not happen."

The analyst said after J&K's reorganization, the GoI had issued a map which shows PoK as a part of Jammu & Kashmir. "The map was issued when the air was filled with the talks about country's leadership having made up its mind about taking a tough decision viz a viz PoK," he added.

An observer said that, "Talks about retrieving PoK stopped after India visit of Chinese President Xi-Ping in October month. He discussed range of issues with the Prime Minister Narendra Modi but did not mention Kashmir in any of his statements."

The observer said that everyone is aware about the fact that China has made huge investments in PoK to set up an economic corridor. "It seems that Chinese President may have asked the Prime Minister Modi to allow China to handle the PoK and Pakistan. Soon after the two leaders met in outskirts of Chennai, India issued a statement assuring China that it won't take any such step which would escalate the tension in the region," he added.

The observer said that there are reports about China having exerted pressure over Pakistan to dismantle the terror infrastructure and act against the terrorist networks operating in the country. "But Pakistan seems in no mood to mend its ways as the reports emanating from the other side are disturbing as terror launch pads are filled with terrorists and they are waiting to infiltrate into this side. If Pakistan continues to push terrorists into this side and continues to violate ceasefire along the Line of Control then India will be left with no other option other than giving a befitting reply to Pakistan. Chinese pressure won't work," he added
  Share This News with Your Friends on Social Network  
  Comment on this Story  
 
 
 
Early Times Android App
STOCK UPDATE
  
BSE Sensex
NSE Nifty
 
CRICKET UPDATE
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
   
Home About Us Top Stories Local News National News Sports News Opinion Editorial ET Cetra Advertise with Us ET E-paper
 
 
J&K RELATED WEBSITES
J&K Govt. Official website
Jammu Kashmir Tourism
JKTDC
Mata Vaishnodevi Shrine Board
Shri Amarnath Ji Shrine Board
Shri Shiv Khori Shrine Board
UTILITY
Train Enquiry
IRCTC
Matavaishnodevi
BSNL
Jammu Kashmir Bank
State Bank of India
PUBLIC INTEREST
Passport Department
Income Tax Department
JK CAMPA
JK GAD
IT Education
Web Site Design Services
EDUCATION
Jammu University
Jammu University Results
JKBOSE
Kashmir University
IGNOU Jammu Center
SMVDU