India’s top court orders review of restrictions in Jammu and Kashmir

A three-member bench consisting of Justices NV Ramana, R Subhash Reddy and BR Gavai pulled up the central government for ┬árepetitive use of Section 144, a colonial-era law that prohibits large gatherings and is used by the government to curb protests. The bench also ordered the Jammu and Kashmir administration to review all restrictive orders, […]