THE LION OF KASHMIR

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Commandant Abdul Aziz, Special Forces, Kashmir, is a legendary police officer in the Valley, albeit not always for good reasons. And then one day he disappears.His daughter, Zoonie, a human rights activist has to return home for her missing father. Bizarre events unfold in the ensuing night at a safe house where she?s forced to stay, and she comes face-to-face with the most disturbing truth of her life, and of the lives of her father and half-brother. Through the eyes of the daughter are seen the dilemma and the moral crisis of a legendary police officer torn between his past and present, duty and desertion, loyalty and treachery, and right and wrong. Award-winning author Siddhartha Gigoo?s The Lion of Kashmir is not just a story of a father?s and daughter?s intrepid struggles in Kashmir, but also the story of present-day Kashmir itself.Commandant Abdul Aziz, Special Forces, Kashmir, is a legendary police officer in the Valley, albeit not always for good reasons. And then one day he disappears.His daughter, Zoonie, a human rights activist has to return home for her missing father. Bizarre events unfold in the ensuing night at a safe house where she?s forced to stay, and she comes face-to-face with the most disturbing truth of her life, and of the lives of her father and half-brother. Through the eyes of the daughter are seen the dilemma and the moral crisis of a legendary police officer torn between his past and present, duty and desertion, loyalty and treachery, and right and wrong. Award-winning author Siddhartha Gigoo?s The Lion of Kashmir is not just a story of a father?s and daughter?s intrepid struggles in Kashmir, but also the story of present-day Kashmir itself.

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Author Name

Siddhartha Gigoo

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Year of Publication

1 January 2020