Rashneek Keir
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A Piece Of Home: 'The earth of Kashmir is sacred'

If you knew you were leaving home for the last time, what would you take with you?

As part of a series, BBC News spoke to people around the world who have been forced to leave their homes, about the items they chose to take with them.

This is the story of Rashneek Keir, who fled Kashmir and took a handful of earth from home to Delhi where he now lives in exile.

  • 30 Dec 2014
  • From the section Asia
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