Politics Schools, telephone lines to be opened in Kashmir after lockdown Updated : August 16, 2019 08:26 PM IST The lockdown of the Kashmir valley, home to nearly seven million people, has drawn widespread criticism. Hundreds of political leaders and activists remain in detention, some of them in prisons outside Jammu and Kashmir. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.