Pandemic casts pall over Muharram in occupied Kashmir

For Nasir Hussain, observing the month of Muharram, which marks the martyrdom of Prophet Muhammad’s (PBUH) grandson in the battle of Karbala, is an article of faith. But as the coronavirus spreads in occupied Kashmir, he and his extended family prefer to commemorate the holy days inside their home in the region’s main city. “We […]