Indian opposition leaders denied entry to Kashmir, sent back from airport

FILE PHOTO: Rahul Gandhi, President of Congress party, attends a Congress Working Committee (CWC) meeting in New Delhi, India, May 25, 2019. REUTERS/Altaf Hussain

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – Indian opposition leaders including former Congress president Rahul Gandhi were barred from leaving the airport on Saturday in Kashmir, where local authorities had warned that their visit could stoke heightened tension in the region. The Jammu and Kashmir government said late on Friday political leaders had been asked not to visit […]

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