Video Duration 02 minutes 42 seconds

Mass panic and unrest amid braid chopping attacks in Kashmir

Women in Indian-administered Kashmir are being attacked for having long hair.

Women in Indian-administered Kashmir are being attacked for having long hair.

Nobody knows who is doing it or why.

The attackers, dubbed phantom barbers and braid choppers, are causing mass panic and unrest.

Al Jazeera’s Sara Khairat explains.