Banishment of Jaswant Singh exposes so called democratic face of India
20 August, 2009
ISLAMABAD: Sectary General Pakistan Muslim league(Q) Mushahid Hussain Syed said that banishment of jaswant Singh had exposed the actual face of democratic India in the world adding democracy in India was more bitter than dictator ship.
Talking to a private TV channel here on Wednesday, Sec General PML(Q) said that the book written by Jaswant Singh should be published in the country because it contained the facts about the events happened during the partition and also about the founder of Pakistan Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah .
He held civil society in Pakistan and India was surprised over this decision of BJP as party could not tolerate the truth about the Quaid-e-Azam after 62 years as they torched the books and expelled him from the party .
Mushahid further told that, few years back L .K Advani had visited Pakistan and he also praised Quaid-E-Azam and was also forced to resign from the party membership.
He maintained India claimed to be democratic country in the world but democracy was nowhere seen therein. There was no difference between democracy and dictatorship in India. This decision has exposed the democratic face of so called democratic India .
Mushahid Hussain condemned the decision and called upon the intellectuals in India to condemn it as well . He appreciated the role of vajpaye government who started peace process between Pakistan and India . He suggested that intellectuals of both the countries should read this book as the writer had authored the book with free mind with laying bare actual facts of partition.