Kashmir based political historian Ashiq Hussain argues that Kashmir based political parties - cutting across ideologies - practice clientistic and faction-based politics without any programme for delivering public services ranging from national defence to internal order, rule of law or equal distribution of resources.
Waseem Ahmed explores the impact of footballer-turned-militant Majid Khan's surrender on armed establishment's surrender policy for Kashmiri militants. The inconsistency in following the surrender policy in the past and the hardships faced by the surrendered militants casts doubt about government’s intentions.
It exposes her art of creating confusion among the readers’ mind to camouflage the ground realities in order to escape the responsibilities. Moreover, people wonder if Mehbooba, as a person, has her own ideas or not or she will keep quoting her father tirelessly?