A part of Islamic State’s ideology is converging with certain extreme-left ideas, Union Finance minister Arun Jaitley said on Sunday. Jaitley warned that Sufism was being replaced by ‘Wahabism’ in the Kashmir Valley, which has been on the boil for well over year now.
The finance minister was addressing a National Seminar on Integral Humanism-Indian Way of Attaining Sustainable Development Program in New Delhi where he said: “The demand for political autonomy is rising as an Islamist movement. You can see the signs throughout India. I feel India is fortunate that elements like ISIS are few as compared to other countries. However, the opinions arising from them and ultra-left opinions are converging in some sectors