Thanks to @Biorahul and @LogicalHindu_ I am writing this thread from the book Memories of a Lacerated Heart (1971): A War Memoir (From East Pakistan to Bangladesh) . This book gives us an insight into the mind of Pakistani army officer who witnessed the events of 1971 firsthand
"We had some shovels in our jeep and with passion and vigor I began attacking the idols with the Subaydar Sahib. As we were breaking the idols I felt deeply satisfied"
"I was experiencing a spiritual calmness simply by demolishing the gods of those people who were the real instigators of the current situation in my country"
The above comments made after suffering reverses not during the war at the hands of the Mukti Bahini show not only how they blamed Hindus for instigating the Bengalis to revolt but also how seriously they take their iconoclasm
"I ordered all the statues of Hindu gods to be removed from the temples as I couldn’t allow the enemies to worship in a place where they planned to harm the state"
"We had hardly left the bazaar when a few emotionally charged young men attacked a Hindu mohalla and began burning down houses right, left, and center. We had not intended such a drastic thing to happen, despite the fact that we believed the terrorists’ houses should be burnt"
How conveniently they manage to evade responsibility for their actions by saying we did not intend it / Hindus are terrorists whose houses deserve to be burnt
"I just wished to clean out all the Bengalis from East Pakistan."
Such honesty is refreshing .
"One thing I often did – I am not sure if it was right or wrong – was destroy the Hindu gods, especially Shiva. If it was a sin, may God forgive me, but the way in which they were worshiped seemed improper"
"The most astonishing thing I noted in Gafargaon was a Shaheed Minar in the school building which was built in the honor of insurgents who were killed during their anti-state actions"
Anti state action =Pro Bengali agitation which led to the declaration of World mother tongue day
"There were about 500 non-Muslim families living in Kishoreganj and the majority of them were educated and well-off. The inspector insisted that they were all peace-loving and patriotic individuals but I couldn’t believe this claim under any circumstances"
"In a few days, we got rid of all the troublesome families, restoring peace" .
"The Indian Army was fighting a tired and depleted army and also had the support of most of the civil population. In spite of this, our passion for jihad and our hatred of India was spurring us forward to fight valiantly"
Confirmation that war against India = Jihad or Holy war
@malludoc @PoisonOfChoice please read this thread too .

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