The recent year has witnessed increased anti-India protest in the Valley of Jammu and Kashmir with rising insurgency and intense counter insurgency operations causing acute distress. Discuss the region behind such prolonged situation and suggest suitable strategy to tackle the problem. (12 ½ M)

Source: https://www.civilsdaily.com/news/op-ed-snap-in-2019-a-new-outreach/ Model Answer: J & K Valley’s prolonged anti-India protest; rising insurgency, intense counter- insurgency operation has caused severe distress in the region. Demand for the political outreach emerged to prevent radicalisation of local youth which is the topmost concern for the Indian security establishment at present. What escalated the unrest in J&K? Radicalisation played a … Continue reading The recent year has witnessed increased anti-India protest in the Valley of Jammu and Kashmir with rising insurgency and intense counter insurgency operations causing acute distress. Discuss the region behind such prolonged situation and suggest suitable strategy to tackle the problem. (12 ½ M)