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Shikara: The Struggle Against Forgetting

Thirty years after the forced exodus of Kashmiri Pandits, a feature film brings out the tragedy of a community India did not care for. The apathy persists. Deputy Editor Rahul Pandita, who co-wrote the film Shikara, recounts what it means to be a Kashmiri Pandit

A Kashmiri Pandit refugee camp created for Shikara in Jammu (Photo Courtesy: Vinod Chopra Films)