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Kashmir Unrest: Give Peace A Chance, Says Lt Gen Satish Dua
Lieutenant General Satish Dua in an interview to the media today urged people to ‘give peace a chance’ in the ‘war-torn’ Kashmir valley. (Image: ANI/Twitter)

Lieutenant General Satish Dua in an interview to the media today urged people to ‘give peace a chance’ in the ‘war-torn’ Kashmir valley.

“I want to appeal to the youth to introspect, like the CM said ‘give peace a chance,” he said in a statement today.

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Talking about the rising protests in the valley, he said that, “After July 8, there were spontaneous protests, but of late we are seeing engineered protests.”

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Lt. Gen Dua said that he has ordered the jawans to ‘exercise restraint to the last’, while adding that many soldiers get injured due to stone-pelting, however the Army doesn’t have non-lethal weapons to respond.

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“There are so many stitches and injuries to Army soldiers due to stone pelting, we don’t have non-lethal weapons to respond,” he said.