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So what does Kashmir look like across LOC?

We see guns and we see terrorists when we think of what the world is like across the Line of Control (LOC) in Kashmir; and often that's pretty much all that we see. What we don't see is the natural beauty the region is blessed with - the high Karakoram mountains, gorgeous valleys, blue lakes and gushing mountain rivers. We also don't see a region which has stayed almost pristine, aided, often, by the huge presence of army on both sides of LOC and limited access for tourists. But this isn't a post about politics, it's about nature and it's about the people who live across LOC.
I haven't been to Pakistan or crossed over to the LOC, so much of what I am sharing is through conversations with my friends in Pakistan who have been there, and some from online research. However, before we go any further, let's understand the geography a little better first.

Geography of undivided Jammu and Kashmir The undivided state of Jammu and Kashmir, which was ruled by Maha…

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