x

Like our Facebook Page

   
Early Times Newspaper Jammu, Leading Newspaper Jammu
 
Breaking News :   Anything can happen in politics, says Azad | On Sheikh Abdullah’s birth anniversary, Farooq warns Centre | PMSGY Road turns poor man’s house unsafe | Khurram Parvaiz shifted to Tihar jail | NIA files supplementary Chargesheet against TuM operative | COVID-19: J&K reports 161 new cases, 2 deaths | 2 terrorists arrested, arms recovered in Shopian | Kashmir higher reaches receive fresh snowfall, rains lash plains | Kashmiri Pandit Premier League gets underway at KC Stadium | DC reviews Covid testing facilities at Railway Station Katra | Udhampur: GDC Boys organises webinar on "Hindustani Sangeet Aur Naadatmak Dhvani" | Fearless act averts tragedy | Enforcement teams recover Rs 27,600 fine from violators in Ramban | Agriculture Sub-Division Marh celebrates ‘World Soil Health Day’ | Azad emerging as key player | Advantages and Disadvantage of Group study | Restoration of Statehood to Jammu and Kashmir | DDC chairperson expresses concern over half hearted response of officers towards PRIs | Ladakh adds 14 COVID-19 cases | Another milestone achieved in under-construction Kashmir railway project | Two revenue officials among six charged with fraud mutation of land | 5 shops gutted, Army help put off fire in Baramulla, locals lauded role | Police nabs drug peddlers with 950 intoxicant bottles in J&K’s Kathua | Kisan Sammelan-cum-Fair under Vice Chancellor to Village (V2V) held | Transporters hold meeting, demand relief in passenger tax | All must work to make nation garbage free: Sat | CVDF demands separate parliamentary, 2 additional Assembly seats for Chenab valley | Sarpanch Panchayat Kotli Shah Doula organizes workers meeting | BJP leader Sumit organizes registration programme for unorganized sector workers | SKS General Secretary calls on Relief Commissioner | JTC-SKF protest enters 429th day | JKUTEUF to hold distt level protests in favour of its demands | Run against drug eviction organized, scores of youth vowed against drugs | Shahid reviews tribal welfare projects, new schemes | KVK Leh celebrates World Soil Day | Newly married man allgedly commits suicide in Kashmir | Devender Rana calls on Lt Governor | Special camp for golden, E-Shram cards organized at ward 41 | KVK Samba celebrates World Soil Day | NYFO prez Er Rishi meets Azad, terms him seasoned politician | NC remembers Sheikh Abdullah on his 116th birth anniversary | Grenadiers holds felicitation ceremony for veterans, Veer Naris | International Volunteers Day celebrated | Suneel Mahajan elected as President of J&K Amateur Athletics Association | VC JU releases book ‘Bhavna’ penned by Bhavna Mahajan | Jammu prodigy Onkar develops orbital satellite | GDC Basohli celebrates World Soil Day | Good governance hallmark of Modi government: Mahan Singh | Government Degree College, Kilhotran organizes intra-college poster-making contest | GDC Kalakote Observes TB awareness campaingn | Congress workers conference held in Ward No 55 | J&K beats Punjab; enters final of inter-state Divyang national cricket championship | 4th District Jammu kick-boxing championship concludes | LWWS stages street play “Bach Ke Raho” | Man stages protest to demand all-weather road for remote Marwah | Navin Choudhary inaugurates 'Pashudhan Vyapar Mela' at Lakhanpur | India is ‘Spiritual Capital’ of world: Chief Justice Mithal | Lt Governor addresses SKIMS’s 39th Annual Day celebrations | Back Issues  
 
news details
Normalcy balloon punctured
10/9/2021 12:08:17 AM

Recent civilian killings in Kashmir have terrified the members of minority communities in the Valley. There is fear as well as the outrage over the cold blooded murders of civilians that were carried out by ultras during the recent days.
People are asking questions is this the normalcy that they were talking about. After the recent spate of killings the normalcy balloon has been punctured.
National Conference president Dr Farooq Abdullah and other politicians are comparing the present situation in Kashmir with 1990. Dr Abdullah recently stated that J&K has become a place for photo opportunities and nothing is happening on the ground.
A few Kashmiri Pandits who have returned to the Valley in the recent past and are living in makeshift accommodations are terrified and have no idea about what destiny has in store for them. If the situation keeps on deteriorating they will be left with no option other than leaving Kashmir again.
People sitting across the Line of Control (LoC) have become active once again as they are finding it hard to believe that they have lost the proxy war which they fought for the past three decades. The gun toting ultras are killing civilians, according to their will, and are once again targeting the members of the minority community. The pattern is the same which they followed in 1990.
The helmsmen need to understand that they cannot go on beating the trumpet about everything being hunky-dory in Kashmir. Peace cannot come by just laying foundation stones and calling the Bollywood stars to the Valley.
Lot more needs to be done to infuse the sense of security among the people.
If the ultras are not reined in, all the good work that has been done during the past two years would go in vain. J&K Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha has stated that every drop of blood will be avenged. But the government needs to sit back and think about how all of the sudden ultras have appeared in Srinagar city, which was declared as a militancy free area, not long ago. There is a huge difference between projecting normalcy and establishing normalcy.
There is outrage against the civilian killings across the country as people are aware of the fact that Pakistan is behind everything. Voices to teach Pakistan a lesson are becoming shriller as the militants sponsored by it are out to unleash terror once again.
  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