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Podcast; Voices from the Lockdown: Losses to Kashmir economy due to communication shutdown cross Rs 5,000 crore
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Podcast; Voices from the Lockdown: Losses to Kashmir economy due to communication shutdown cross Rs 5,000 crore

The communication blockade imposed in Jammu and Kashmir entered its 70th day, even as restrictions on civilian population continued. The Kashmir Chamber of Commerce and Industries has estimated that the losses caused to the economy due to the lockdown has crossed Rs 5,000 crores.

Podcast; Voices from the Lockdown: Division of J&K splits Ladakh down the middle as Leh, Kargil regions have different aspirations
India

Podcast; Voices from the Lockdown: Division of J&K splits Ladakh down the middle as Leh, Kargil regions have different aspirations

While the situation in the Kashmir Valley continues to be grim, neighbouring Ladakh is in the middle of a crisis of its own

Podcast; Voices from the Lockdown: Blockade hits access to healthcare, cancer patients forced to walk miles to reach hospital, says Kashmiri journalist
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Podcast; Voices from the Lockdown: Blockade hits access to healthcare, cancer patients forced to walk miles to reach hospital, says Kashmiri journalist

This new Firstpost podcast—which drops at 8 am every day — entitled Voices from the Lockdown seeks to explore the ground realities in Kashmir, Ladakh and Jammu through conversations with journalists and experts from the Valley.

Podcast; Voices from the Lockdown: Zero communication between families causing angst in Valley, says Srinagar journalist
India

Podcast; Voices from the Lockdown: Zero communication between families causing angst in Valley, says Srinagar journalist

This new Firstpost podcast—which drops at 8 am every day — entitled Voices from the Lockdown seeks to explore the ground realities in Kashmir, Ladakh and Jammu through conversations with journalists and experts from the Valley.

Voices from the Lockdown: Firstpost's podcast explores the situation in J&K and Ladakh post-Art 370 abrogation
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Voices from the Lockdown: Firstpost's podcast explores the situation in J&K and Ladakh post-Art 370 abrogation

In the first episode of Voices from the Lockdown, Javid Ahmad informs Firstpost's Greeshma Kuthar about the condition of transport and trade, gives an overview of the effects of the communication blockade on the local people and journalism, details casualties of the blockade and protests, and explains the anxieties of the people.