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Covid-19 and the year-long internet restrictions in Jammu & Kashmir

Khandelwal, Kashish (2021) Covid-19 and the year-long internet restrictions in Jammu & Kashmir. South Asia @ LSE (10 May 2021). Blog Entry.

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Abstract

In August 2019, the Indian Parliament abrogated Article 370 of the Constitution of India, and snapped internet and cellular services in Jammu and Kashmir in apprehension of civil unrest. High-speed internet services were suspended in the region for 18 months which was in gross violation of citizens’ rights. Kashish Khandelwal examines the immediate and long-term impact of denial of access to high-speed internet for the people of Jammu & Kashmir.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
Official URL: https://blogs.lse.ac.uk/southasia/
Additional Information: © 2021 The Author
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
J Political Science > JQ Political institutions Asia
Date Deposited: 02 Aug 2021 14:39
Last Modified: 02 Aug 2021 14:39
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/111393

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