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When all trees have been cut down, when all animals have been hunted, when all waters are polluted, when all air is unsafe to breathe, only then will you discover you cannot eat money. - Cree Prophecy

Thursday, February 15, 2007

a fwd mail rcvd by me..

By the time u guys read this news, the body of Major Manish Pitambare,who was shot dead at Anantnag, would have been cremated with fullmilitary honors.
On Tuesday, this news swept across all the news channels Sanjay Dutt relieved by court'. 'Sirf Munna not a bhai' '13 saal ka vanvaas khatam' although found guilty for possession of armory, Sanjaycan breath sigh of relief as all the TADA charges against him arewithdrawn'
Then many personalities like Salman Khan said 'He is a good person. We knew he will come out clean'. Mr Big B said "Dutt's family and our family have relations for years he's a good kid. He is like elder brother to Abhishek". His sister Priya Dutt said "we can sleep well tonight. It's a great relief"
In other news, Parliament was mad at Indian team for performing bad; Greg Chappell said something; Shah Rukh Khan replaces Amitabh in KBC and other such stuff. But most of the emphasis was given on Sanjay Dutt's "phoenix like" comeback from the ashes of terrorist charges. Surfing through the channels, one news on BBC startled me. It read "Hisbul Mujahidin's most wanted terrorist 'Sohel Faisal' killed in Anantnag , India . Indian Major leading the operation lost his life in the process. Four others are injured.
It was past midnight, I started visiting the stupid Indian channels, but Sanjay Dutt was still ruling. They were telling how Sanjay pleaded to the court saying 'I'm the sole bread earner for my family', 'I have a daughter who is studying in US' and so on. Then they showed how Sanjay was not wearing his lucky blue shirt while he was hearing the verdict and also how he went to every temple and prayed forthe last few months. A suspect in Mumbai bomb blasts, convicted underarmory act...was being transformed into a hero.
Sure Sanjay Dutt has a daughter; Sure he did not do any terrorist activity. Possessing an AK47 is considered too elementary in terrorist community and also one who possesses an AK47 has a right to possess a pistol so that again is not such a big crime; Sure Sanjay Duttwent to all the temples; Sure he did a lot of Gandhigiri but then...........
Major Manish H Pitambare got the information from his sources about the terrorists' whereabouts. Wasting no time he attacked the camp, killed Hisbul Mujahidin's supremo and in the process lost his life to the bullets fired from an AK47. He is survived by a wife and daughter (just like Sanjay Dutt) who's only 18 months old. Major Manish never said 'I have a daughter' before he took the decision to attack the terrorists in the darkest of nights. He never thought about having a family and he being the bread earner. No news channel covered this since they were too busy hyping a former drug addict, a suspect who's linked to bomb blasts which killed hundreds.Their aim was to show how he defied the TADA charges and they were so successful that his conviction in possession of armory had no meaning.They also concluded that his parents in heaven must be happy and proud of him.
Parents of Major Manish are still living and they have to live rest of their lives without their beloved son. His daughter won't ever see her daddy again. Finally Major Manish, to my generation is a greater hero, someone who laid his life in the name of this great nation! They should really be the heroes! Lets salute him!!

Sunday, February 11, 2007


see here a report in Hindu about Indrakumar I mentioned earlier here. There is also more on the garbage issue of chennai here on the same issue.

meanwhile - can u believe this! my smal write up on Lt.col. Parthiban here has been acknowledged by his sister and she has given a link too learn more on here it is..(pl check the 4th comment there)

Thursday, February 01, 2007


Folks! Those of u wondering why so less updates these days- hey my wify came back and so not many interesting things happening around me and so this screwed frequency:-(

Ok that I told my wify herself y’day when she asked why am I not updating my blogs as regularly as I did u can tell her too and so its published. Alles Klar?