LAHORE: Rajiv Gandhi and Benazir Bhutto was eager to remedy the difficulty of Kashmir amicably, but the Indian leader was assassinated all through the election campaign, Previous president of Pakistan Asif Ali Zardari claimed responsibility
Zardari also uncovered that the previous dictator Gen. (Ret.) Pervez Musharraf had drawn up a prepare on the Kashmir difficulty, but that other generals could not acknowledge it.
“BB (Benazir Bhutto) sahiba spoke to Rajiv Gandhi in 1990 who agreed to remedy the difficulty of Kashmir amicably.” Rajiv advised Benazir that in the very last 10 yrs no 1 among the us has spoken with us. difficulty, “explained Zardari at a rally in Kashmir right here very last night time.
“He (Rajiv) admitted that Kashmir was an essential difficulty and should really be settled.Rajiv explained that he would acquire the make any difference with Pakistan soon after coming to power, but in 1991,” the previous president extra
Rajiv Gandhi was assassinated whilst he was campaigning for the Congress Celebration in Sriperumbudur on May well 21, 1991.
The co-chair of the Pakistan Men and women's Celebration extra that no other authorities, with the exception of the PPP, had talked about the difficulty with India.
Following Benazir, it was the earlier PPP authorities (2008-13) that had tackled the Kashmir difficulty with Indian Prime Minister of the time, Manmohan Singh.
Zardari explained that Musharraf's (helpful in India) prepare on the Kashmir difficulty was rejected by other generals.
“I have a copy of this key prepare of Musharraf on Kashmir, when Musharraf offered this prepare to other generals, they still left the room,” he explained.
He extra that fallen Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif could not discuss about the Kashmir difficulty at his rally in Muzafarabad (Pakistan-occupied Kashmir) since he is a friend of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
“A friend of Modi can not speak in Kashmir, Sharif was expelled from the Prime Minister's property for the Kashmiri assassins,” he explained.