Muharram in Kashmir: Curbs, clashes and ban


Muharram in Kashmir has turned an eventful time when the government forces impose curfew and curbs on the religious processions led by Shia Muslims. This month several mourners were injured in action by government forces, trying to stop people from taking out processions.

Sanna Irshad Mattoo and Vikar Syed bring this story of Muharram in Kashmir.

The Kashmir Walla needs you, urgently. Only you can do it.

We have always come to you for help: The Kashmir Walla is battling at multiple fronts — and if you don’t act now, it would be too late. 2020 was a year like no other and we walked into it already battered. The freedom of the press in Kashmir was touching new lows as the entire population was gradually coming out of one of the longest communication blackouts in the world.

We are not a big organization. A few thousand rupees from each one of you would make a huge difference.

The Kashmir Walla plans to extensively and honestly cover — break, report, and analyze — everything that matters to you. You can help us.

Choose a plan as per your location