Swedes told to avoid trips to Kashmir

Published tisdag 25 december 2012 kl 10.56
Street protests in New Delhi after the gang rape of a female student. Swedes have been urged to monitor developments closely. Photo: Altaf Qadri/Scanpix.

Sweden's foreign ministry has advised against travelling to the Jammu and Kashmir provinces administered by India following clashes on Monday that left two rebels and one police officer dead, according to Al Jazeera.

Meanwhile, Swedes currently in India's capital, New Dehli, have been urged to follow developments of street violence carefully after one policeman died from injuries sustained in clashes during protests against the gang rape of a female student.