REPORTERS : LOCKDOWN IN KASHMIR
On the 5th of August, the Indian government announced to parliament that it was annulling its 70-year-old promise to the Kashmiris.
Article 370 of the constitution had granted special privileges and a degree of autonomy to the mainly Muslim state.
Since the announcement, the Himalayan valley has been cut off from the world and its people isolated by a wall of silence and paralysis.
Our team witnessed the first few days of the blockade, and France 24 brings you this exclusive report.