The first view of the ice-Shivalingam at the holy cave shrine of Amarnath-PTI

The first view of the ice-Shivalingam at the holy cave shrine of Amarnath-PTI

The first view of the ice-Shivalingam at the holy cave shrine of Amarnath-PTI

Now that the protests are fizzling out, it’s worth asking what exactly they managed to accomplish. I see two major effects.