Indian court upholds end of special status for Kashmir

By Aijaz Hussain (associated Press)
Updated December 11 2023 - 10:50pm, first published 10:46pm
The court ruling, upholding a decision to remove special status, wil disappoint many Kashmiris. (AP PHOTO)
The court ruling, upholding a decision to remove special status, wil disappoint many Kashmiris. (AP PHOTO)

India's top court has upheld a 2019 decision by the Modi government to strip disputed Jammu and Kashmir's special status as a semi-autonomous region with a separate constitution and inherited protections on land and jobs.

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