When we speak about Operation Blue Star, our memory immediately goes back to the Khalistan Movement in Punjab. This movement in which a separate nation was demanded for had become extremely violent in nature and gave birth to militancy in Punjab.
Jagtar Singh the killer of former Chief Minister of Punjab, Beant Singh has been arrested in Thailand.
The arrest is a major breakthrough as it would help the Indian agencies curb the growth of ISI sponsored Punjab militancy.
He will now be extradited to India.
The threat the organisations such as the Babbar Khalsa International pose is something that has been often spoken about. When the Punjab Government, thanks to KPS Gill finished the menace of terrorism in that state, many of these operatives took shelter under the ISI which welcomed them with open arms.
Today Abdul Karim Tunda has confirmed this fact and tells the Delhi police that the ISI in fact is nurturing the BKI and is only waiting for an opportunity to strike. Tunda who has been accused of aiding the BKI carry out the Satyam Cinema blasts tell his interrogators that these BKI operatives continue to remain under the shadow of the ISI and uses the Lashkar-e-Tayiba network in India to carry out operations. Continue reading “Tunda reveals what the BKI is upto”