Jammu, May 03 (Scoop News) – Chairman, J&K National Panthers Party, Prof. Bhim Singh, has strongly condemned NC-Congress government authoritarian decision to revoke ‘Dogra Certificate’ of the children of centuries’ old sons of the soil, Dogra Desh which is not only illegal, discriminatory and mala fide but amounts to ‘grave insult’ to more than 10 million Dogras who have written not only the history but also geography of India in the Himalayan range.
Prof Bhim Singh said that these were the Dogras who annexed Gilgit-Baltistan, entire Ladakh region with the Bharata in the middle of the 19th century by spilling their blood and making unprecedented sacrifices for the unity and integrity of the country. The great Dogra ethnic tribes appeared in the history around forests and mountains of
He said that in 1910 the British identified the Dogras as men of unique chivalry and undaunted-selfless soldiers. They were issued identification certificates in order to enable their recruitment in the Army.
The State of J&K has different ethnic groups and cultural identities namely, the Ladakhis, the Kashmiris, the Baltis, the Dogras. In the census of 1901, there was clear mentioning of each ethnic group in the sheet role. The present NC backed by the Congress started a tirade against the Dogras for political reason in 1846 asking Dogras to ‘Quit Kashmir’. Mr. Nehru personally drove from
This should be sufficient message to the people of