s partition a successful long term method of resolution (India and Pakistan)?

An example id like you to use, to explain this thesis is, the partition of india and pakistan. Was it successful? was it the right thing to do? do you think partitioning was a successful solution as a long term method? and so on and so fourth.

usage of scholarly articles is preferred. but the enactment of your own personal ideas with evidence to support it from credible sources is good too.