Altaf Hamid Rao,
MIRPUR (AJK): Despite the prevailing aggressive posture of India at the frontiers including the Line of Control in Jammu & Kashmir ever since the Palwama incident, the morale of the people living close to this side of the LoC in AJK is extremely high.
The reality found during the visit by this Correspondent to various forward areas close to this side of the LoC in Samani valley sector of Bhimbher district of Mirpur division where the daily life was going normal as routine.
The local population in the forward areas close to the LoC including Bandala, Chahi, Baghser, Kahawaliyan and other areas in Samani valley is passing through the normal life as routine without taking any care of the recent threats by the Indian political and military leadership of launching aggression since soon after the Parlwama incident. Non of the valiant local civilian dwellers has moved from their residential houses located at the LoC in the Samani valley and other forward areas to any safer place ever since India started harping on threatening tone against Pakistan.
“India lives in the paradise of fools if think of launching any misadventure against Pakistan or Azad Jammu Kashmir”, said a local resident Muhammad Azeem son of Shahab din, a retired civilian official in village Baghser. “The people of AJK will fight shoulder to shoulder the brave armed forces of Pakistan for the defense of the motherland by thwarting every misadventure of the enemy from across the LoC”, he said while talking to this scribe on Monday.
Same was the high spirit of Haji Muneer Ullah another local elder from the front-line Bandala village this side of the LoC in Samani valley who also expressed the determination of the local population of frustrating every Indian aggression with full vigor, along with the brave armed forces of the country, for the defense of the frontiers of the country including AJK.
AJK government has, meanwhile, put the local civil authorities, on alert to deal with any eventuality especially in the forward areas close to the Line of control in the liberated territory in case of any impending misadventure by the enemy from across the LoC against the frontiers.