Sindhi Nationalist Politics in Sindh

Sindhi Nationalist Politics in Crisis of Credibility and Competence
By: Naseer Memon
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Translation by Khalid Hashmani, McLean, Virginia, USA
[Note by Khalid Hashmani: Naseer Memon’s wonderful article on Sindhi nationalist politics, .. an abbreviated translation by me. I wholeheartedly agree with the analysis, recommendation, and conclusions of Naseer Memon. This is a “must read” article for all those who are interested in the future of Sindh and Sindhi identity.]

Background and Current Challenges
Sindhi nationalist organizations have played an important role in the context of Sindhi rights. They began their work inspired by their urge to preserve of Sindhi identity and protect Sindhi language. They are now engaged to safeguard Sindh ownership of its natural resources, oppose unjust NFC award and secure water rights. It is because of their hard and good work that even the federalist parties are now forced to talk about provincial autonomy and provincial rights.

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Green Economics: Land for landless haris in Sindh

Civil Society Consultation on “Land for landless haris in Sindh”
By: Zulfiqar Halepoto,

The Sindh Government has announced distribution of land to the tiller. Initially, it plans to distribute 2, 20,000 acres of land to the poorest of the poor ‘haris’. This is highly laudable and desirable. However, there are some major hurdles, not only in the implementation but also size of plot and choice of farming method.

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True face of police in India

Report by: Indur Chhugani, India

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“The girl revealed that he had taken her out earlier and tried to molest her. He had threatened her with a false case against the family if she informed anyone,” the police officer added. The victim’s medical test has confirmed rape. The police has registered a case against the accused, but no arrests have been made so far. AGENCIES

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