Democracy on Trial in East Pakistan

  title={Democracy on Trial in East Pakistan},
  author={G. W. Choudhury},
was created in defiance of geography. A thousand PAKISTAN miles of foreign territory separate East Pakistan, where more than 50 per cent, of the population lives, from the rest of the country. Geographical isolation has created numerous problems for East Pakistan. It has fostered a lack of mutual understanding between the two wings of the country and has encouraged parochial feelings which recently has been stimulated by disgruntled politicians as they pursue narrow selfish interests. Many… CONTINUE READING