National Library of Australia. Retrieved 22 June The effort put by the author to have explained the battle so elaborately, is commendable. Also it might seem from this account that Bhindranwale was a force of his own whereas it has been proved time and again that he was propped up by the central and state governments for their own gains. General Vaidya, assisted by Lt.
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Preview — Operation Blue Star by K. Ironically that in india those are under attack who actually from the empirical history events came out hardline patriotic and defender of that country. All in all this book should be read by all those who desire to get a holistic understanding of the entire episode. This book should also be read for understanding military strategies, how they are formed and how they evolve.
Operation Blue Star
So when the author takes it upon him to justify certain political aspects of the operation and provide a background to the trouble, he fails as he cannot be seen blaming the central government directly.
Operation Blue Star can be summarized as: Chellaney declined to reveal his source, citing journalistic ethics and the constitutional guarantee of freedom of the press.
Archived from the original on 1 February Retrieved 22 December Nor to use the innocent devotees as human shields and desecrate the seat of Almighty. Retrieved 2 February During a random check one such truck was stopped and a large number of sten guns and ammunition were found. Archived from the original on 29 January These separatists were led by Jarnail Singh Bhindranwale and former Maj. I think your book and your view towards? The violence rose to its peak in the months before Operation Bluestar and the Golden Temple was allegedly being defiled with weapons.
Operation Blue Star : the true story / K.S. Brar | National Library of Australia
Confrontation, Assassination, and Succession”. Myth and Reality New Delhi: Military operations Punjab India. Three tanks and an APC had entered the complex. Archived from the original on 28 July Jul 04, Vrinda rated it liked it Shelves: Military operation details brra given very nicely, maps make it easy to understand. In the morning, shelling started on the building inside the Harmandir Sahib complex.
Brar’s gift for words you find yourself in the midst of the soldiers and feel every emotion and thought that probably went through their minds. The book is more an ode to our soldiers’ bravery and sacrifice. Retrieved 26 June Mrs Gandhi’s Last Battle. Mar 17, Anish Antony rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: English View all editions and formats.
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The water and electricity supply was cut off. Reflection of the fidelity, honor, trye and integrity of Indian Soldiers. Muje malum haii ke k s brar ne blue start opration handle keya thaa. After a series of violent events and bottlenecks center decided to flush out the militants from the temple and to put an end to this sacrilege.
Although the timeline of the events that unfolded and followed by their evolution is constructed appropriately in the bookbut 1 The perspective of the victims against whom this operation was done and 2 The developments at Central government which lead to these events, is given lesser proportion of the book than it actually The role of Military in planning and execution of the operation has been described quite adequately but by laying “Beating around the bush” here and there in the book.
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