An Analysis of Historical and Political Evolution of Kashmir State


  • Aijaz Ahmed Shaikh University of Karachi
  • Safdar Ali Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur



Historical, Kashmir, Political, British, India & Pakistan


The innocent people of Jammu and Kashmir (J&K) continuously struggled for the protection of their lives. In most of the areas which are under the administrative control of Indian Military, the survival of Kashmiris is becoming more challenging due to the imposed social, political and economic sanctions posed by the Indian government. The first part of this paper examines the historical legacy of Kashmir and the middle of the paper attempts to highlight how the people are demanding their rights as well as freedom from the Indian troops. Even thou, the international media has highlighted and unveiled the true picture of Indian brutality and the open murder of Kashmiri public. But, unfortunately the world community is still salient and watching the cruel actions taken by the Indian forces in the valley. Overall, this paper attempts to highlight the analytical approach about the history, status, equity and struggle of freedom of the Kashmiris.

Author Biographies

Aijaz Ahmed Shaikh, University of Karachi

 Department of International Relations,



Safdar Ali, Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur



Institute of International Relations





How to Cite

Shaikh, A. A. ., & Safdar Ali. (2021). An Analysis of Historical and Political Evolution of Kashmir State. PERENNIAL JOURNAL OF HISTORY, 2(2), 149-162.