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Tuesday 20th March 2018

Negative Effects of the Conflict on Tourism in Kashmir

Politics

Muhammad Farhan Niazi

Sun, 15 Sep 2019 14:34 GMT

The Pak-India conflict is affecting tourism:

Tourism has been called the jugular vein of the Kashmir region.

Thousands of local and foreign tourists visit the valley every year to witness the beautiful landscapes including waterfalls, lush green meadows, rivers and snow-peaked mountains of Kashmir.

But since escalations between Pakistan and India, the tourism industry has faltered, affecting local people’s livelihood.

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