In The Valley Of Mist

Fenella Woolgar reads from Justine Hardy's account of the lives of ordinary people who have lived in the disputed territory of Kashmir through 20 years of conflict.

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01*20090720

Mohammad Dar's family and Rafiq, a Hindu tailor, reveal how the early days of the conflict changed the shape of their everyday lives, and also their futures.

02*20090721

The fate of the Pandits, the Kashmiri Hindus, many of whom were forced to flee the valley as the conflict took hold.

0320090722

Arshad recounts the unsettling memory of an armed attack by militants on his family home.

04*20090723

How the lives of Kashmir's women were altered by the conflict.

05 LAST*20090724

The effects of the conflict are compounded by the 2005 earthquake.

Mohammad Dar's tireless work for the relief effort leads him to start a new career as an aid worker.