Commentary > Registering dissent
  • Claire Patterson

    Terrific Article

  • Teresa Gill

    This is the first time I’ve read about the option of NOTA. Thank you for the very informative & balanced article, especially on Kashmir from Kashmiris perspectives.

  • Rouf Ahmad Qasba

    The people who wanted to vote were intimidated by extreme violence in terms of stone pelting and terrorist strikes. The government was unable to provide a secure atmosphere for voting. In a peaceful atmosphere there would have been a large scale voter turnout. Pakistan sponsored terrorism and hooliganism was manifested in its worst form during these elections. My family wanted to excercise our democratic franchise but we were too scared to come out and vote. An elderly person of our locality was beaten to pulp by separatist and terrorist gang after casting his vote.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Latest Articles

Shared Zo identity has Mizos extending hospitality to Chin and Kuki-Chin refugees from Myanmar and Bangladesh. More remarkable is that Chakmas, mistreated by the Mizo majority in Mizoram, have welcomed Kuki-Chin refugees too

Director Kanu Behl’s Hindi feature film examines the sexual obsession and frustration of men, mental health and the transactional nature of human relationships in a patriarchal society where space is in short supply

With a focus on agricultural policy since the 1990s, 'Distress in the Fields' demonstrates how neoliberal interventions sowed the seeds of the crisis faced by farmers today