The Surgical Strikes was the huge news last week in India. Today, we are going to share a post of Pakistani woman Alizay Jaffer, which gone viral after Surgical Strike. She is from Islamabad, Pakistan. Her long post, describing the relationship between the people of India and Pakistan has now gone viral with about 7,000 reactions and over 2,700 shares on the social networking site since September 29.
Ms Jaffer wrote her post the day the Indian Army announced it had conducted surgical strikes against terrorists launch pads across the Line of Control. She talks of India and Pakistan “sometimes as siblings at loggerheads and other times as a divorced couple,” saying they carry the burden of decisions made in the past.
There are bitter comments on her post, angry ones and also wistful ones. Some praise her optimism, others say it is misplaced.