India keeps lid on Kashmir's internet 6 months into lockdown

In this Jan. 30, 2020, photo,Kashmiri shopkeeper Mohammad Ashraf browses the internet on his mobile phone in Srinagar, Indian controlled Kashmir. Six months after India stripped restive Kashmir of its semi-autonomy, enforcing a total communications blackout, it has restored limited internet at slow speeds with access only to government-approved websites. Since Modi came into power in 2014, the internet has been suspended more than 365 times in India, according to the global digital rights group Access Now.

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