Kashmiris have realized they cannot achieve what they desired for: Army chief

He said that people of Kashmir in general are getting tired of militancy. "It has not given them what they desired for. You cannot cede away from India. People have realised that. Some have got radicalised… I feel most of them want to join the mainstream,” said General Rawat, according to The Indian Express.

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Srinagar, Publish Date: Jan 17 2018 11:51AM | Updated Date: Jan 17 2018 2:04PM
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The army chief Bipin Rawat on Wednesday said that people in Kashmir have got tired and have realized that they cannot achieve what they have desired for, said a media report today.

He said that people of Kashmir in general are getting tired of militancy. "It has not given them what they desired for. You cannot cede away from India. People have realised that. Some have got radicalised… I feel most of them want to join the mainstream,” said General Rawat, according to The Indian Express.

Rawat said that he feels that soon there would be end to situation prevalent in Kashmir, said the report.

“If that continues, we will soon be able to put an end" to militancy in Kashmir, the report quoted Rawat as saying.