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Q&A: India's change to disputed Kashmir's status

Aug 06, 2019 - Associated Press

NEW DELHI (AP) - India's government used a presidential order to revoke the special constitutional status of its portion of Kashmir on Monday amid uproar in Parliament and a huge troop deployment in the disputed region.

The constitutional provision had prohibited Indians from outside the region from buying land or permanently settling in the Muslim-majority territory.

Some questions and answers on the issue:


The Hindu nationalist-led government of India...