Living in the fortified border villages in Indian-administered Kashmir is not very different from being in a war zone. Violence, landmine explosions and cross border-shelling between the Indian and Pakistani armies have forever changed the lives of the people living near the border. Thousands have lost their lives and property, while others have been left permanently disabled due to landmine explosions and heavy artillery shelling.
I am a self taught freelance photojournalist based in Kashmir. Previously my work has been published in various local news organizations. I am Commerce graduate from University of Kashmir.
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