Kashmir: Indian police raid homes, question journalists

Source: ABC News

“Police in Indian-controlled Kashmir raided the homes of four journalists on Wednesday, triggering concerns of a further crackdown on press freedom in the disputed region. After the raids in Srinagar, the region’s main city, the four journalists were summoned to local police stations where they were questioned. Police did not specify the reason for the raids. Police seized documents and electronic devices, including cellphones and laptops, belonging to the journalists and their spouses. Three of the journalists have written for foreign media while one is an editor of a monthly news magazine.” (09/08/21)