Irfan Mehraj and Khalid Khan

Irfan Mehraj is a multimedia journalist and editor based in Kashmir. His work has appeared in Al Jazeera, TRT World, Deutsche Welle, and the Caravan among others. He can be reached at @IrfanMeraj. Khalid Khan is a multimedia journalist based in Kashmir. His work has appeared in Al Jazeera, BBC, Newsclick, and Deutsche Welle among others. He can be reached at @KhalidHkhan_.

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