"In Dec 1989,the daughter of Union Home Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed's daughter Rubaiya Sayeed was abducted n the Centre had decided to harden its position in the valley. VP Singh govt was at centre with BJP's support. Violence was steadily erupting in Kashmir.
"Insiders believed he facilitated the migration,And the very next day, Gawkadal massacre took place."
- Mohammad Yusuf Taing, political commentator
"Jagmohan harmed the case of India in Kashmir”.
- Mohammad Yusuf Taing
Jagmohan getting a Padma Vibhushan was protested and it echoed the widespread resentment among Kashmiris.
- Columnist Javid Iqbal
- Iqbal's Kashmir Centre 4 Development Studies
- Statement issued by the J&K Centre for Civil Society
- Noted journalist Naseer Ganai
- Farooq Abdullah
- Umair Gul, PhD scholar, 2016, Jamia Milia Islamia