Nearly six months ago, the government of India announced the abrogation of Article 370 and bifurcation of Jammu and Kashmir into two union territories. Following this announcement, there was a massive clampdown in the state with total communication blockade. Shutdown of communication services, especially the internet, severely impacted the people of the region, economically, socially and mentally. For a region that has witnessed turmoil for decades, this change is yet to bring about any kind of relief. NewsClick brings a ground report.