The Most Militarized Pilgrimage: Amarnath Yatra

Photo Credit: AP

‘Before Kashmir became a flashpoint, the annual pilgrimage used to be a low-key affair of a shorter duration.

However, its political significance for the Indian government has grown sharply in the last three decades, with pilgrims often seen making Hindu nationalist slogans during their journey as Indian security forces watch over them.’ (Al Jazeera English)

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