1971 War: Family separated by Indo-Pak border between Ladakh & Baltistan – BBCURDU #CrossingDivides

1971 War: Family separated by Indo-Pak border between Ladakh & Baltistan – BBCURDU #CrossingDivides

Media Category: TV
Media Organization: BBC World Service
By: Farhat Javed

In 1971, a brief war between India and Pakistan over the territory of Kashmir shifted the border 6 kilometres into Pakistan’s space. Four villages became part of the Indian territory, and the villagers away from home on that day were permanently split from their families. Farhat Javed of BBC Urdu and Aamir Peerzada of BBC Hindi talked to one divided family. It was aired on BBC Urdu, English, Hindi and several other languages

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