Rejoinder: “Mark my words”
by Dr. K.N. Pandita, Jammu
Somebody sent me a copy of a write-up titled ‘Mark my words’, published in the Musings column of your esteemed paper in its issue of 8 April 2010. I venture to send a rejoinder hoping you will give it space.
For one thing the writer deserves appreciation; he is sincere and rather passionate in his wail over some shortcomings in the character of Kashmiri Muslims. This apart, what he has done is to bring on record a long litany of weaknesses and aberrations in the character of Kashmiri Muslims subtly alluding to sporadic or selective events of post-independence history of Kashmir. He condenses his observations in cryptic phraseology, which, amusingly reveals more than what it conceals. Continue Reading…