Jammu and Kashmir: Syed Ali Geelani, MirwaizUmer Farooq, Muhammad Yasin Malik arrested

t. Informed sources said the press conference had been scheduled by the separatist leaders to call for a boycott of the forthcoming by-elections to the Lok Sabha in Jammu and Kashmir.

By: IANS | Srinagar | Published: March 16, 2017 2:11 pm
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Police on Thursday arrested separatist leaders Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umer Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik in Srinagar after they tried to stage a protest. The three were scheduled to hold a joint press conference at Geelani’s residence for which the authorities denied them permission.

The separatist leaders were taken into preventive custody and shifted to the Humhama police station in Badgam district. Informed sources said the press conference had been scheduled by the separatist leaders to call for a boycott of the forthcoming by-elections to the Lok Sabha in the state.

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    ansuman
    Mar 16, 2017 at 7:58 pm
    Let them enjoy free meals and free room in jail for a long long time.
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      arun dass
      Mar 16, 2017 at 12:00 pm
      they are icited by Congress , National conference Parties as well as stani Handlers
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        arun dass
        Mar 16, 2017 at 12:01 pm
        they are incited by Congress , National conference Parties as well as stani Handlers
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