Sanjiv Krishan Sood

OPEN TO OPINION

The writer is a retired additional director general of the Border Security Force.

POLITICS

 |   6-minute read

Teaching Indian 'nationalists' a thing or two about Kashmir conundrum

A military solution to give effect to the Parliament resolution of February 1994 is not possible.

VOICES

 |   5-minute read

Are you a bhakt - or someone you know or love is one?

A bhakt is one who has divorced rational thinking faculties and fails to see anything good with dispensations prior to 2014.

VARIETY

 |   4-minute read

Why study proving BSF serves quality food to jawans is a wake-up call for detractors

The format of discussions over Tej Bahadur Yadav allegations seemed to project the officers and jawans as adversaries if not enemies.

VARIETY

 |   4-minute read

Sukma attack: Why CRPF continues to repeat old mistakes

It is pertinent that forces must be provided with all necessary equipment, but it is equally important that the men handling them are also trained to operate them.

POLITICS

 |   8-minute read

Why Army and IPS officers shouldn't undermine the role of Central Armed Police Forces

The 'solution' to bring them to command CAPFs is like jumping from frying pan to fire.

VOICES

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VOICES

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POLITICS

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POLITICS

 |   8-minute read

Why the Indian police needs leadership more than reforms

The police ranks poorly on approval rating and it is upon the leaders to take initiative and self-correct to stem the rot.

VOICES

 |   5-minute read

Ram Rahim rape verdict: Why the police gave in to dera violence

The police and administration have failed to learn any lessons from the Jat agitation and the Baba Rampal episode.