Srinagar, Republic of India
A KASHMIRI SCHOOLBOY PRAYS ON THE FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL IN SRINAGAR.
A Kashmiri schoolboy takes part in morning prayers on the first day of
school after winter vacations in Srinagar March 4, 2002. Kashmiri
schools reopened on Monday after a gap of nearly three months for
winter vacations. Every year authorities close down schools and
colleges in the troubled region due to the harsh winter. REUTERS/Fayaz