India is a dichotomous nation, especially when it comes to the Valley.
While the Hurriyat leaders and separatists have been telling Kashmiris to not send their children to the army-run schools, alleging that these institutions were weaning the next generation away from their religion and culture. The family members and children of many of these separatist leaders have got the best education, settled abroad and eventually led a luxurious life.
An apparent example of how the kith and kin of these Hurriyat leaders availed the above-mentioned is the faction of Syed Ali Shah Geelani, which inversely always has goaded the youth of Kashmir to come out on the roads and leave their studies for a ‘bigger cause’, indirectly urging them for ‘stone-pelting’. Read more