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Problem of displaced persons their rehabilitation and its socio economic impact a case study of Faridabad 1947 to 1967

Rakesh Kumar
Maharshi Dayanand University

"Partition of India was one of the most traumatic events of history. Millions were uprooted from their roots and migrated as a consequence. This partition was a result of the 'Divide and Rule' policy followed by the British and taken up by the Muslims fundamentalists. The division was not based on a clear - cut acceptance of geographical boundaries by India and Pakistan. When the final Radcliffe Award was announced, it failed to satisfy the aspirations of the people.