SRINAGAR, Jammu and Kashmir

Anxiety and fear is gripping residents of Indian-administered Kashmir after the first coronavirus case was found in the region’s main city, Srinagar, yesterday, yet a lid is still

being kept on information.

The confirmation came after government spokesman Rohit Kansal tweeted the news and called on the public to take safety measures to stem the virus’ spread and stay indoors.

But the people in the region are questioning how they can access any information on the pandemic when the government has restricted internet access.

“How will you get informed about this pandemic which has struck globally

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