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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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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)
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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: 29 Sep 2021 23:27

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