Article 35A.

Kashmir 2020~I

Outbreak of militancy in Kashmir in the aftermath of the killing of Burhan Wani in July 2016, was preceded by the malaise that plagued Kashmir’s politics for years ~ lack of good governance and mismanagement of financial resources; there was also support ~ diplomatic, moral and material ~ from Pakistan. The situation was fast moving out of control with almost daily killing of young militants

Kashmiris see Centre’s actions as attack on self-respect

Narrating her impressions of the Kashmiris she met, Kavita Krishnan claimed that their group was perhaps the first visitors to areas besides Srinagar like Baramula and Anantnag and they noticed anger against the Centre all around.