Mirwaiz placed under house arrest in Srinagar

The Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) comprising Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Yasin Malik has called for a protest shutdown today against the continuous civilian killings in the valley.

GK Web Desk
Srinagar, Publish Date: Jun 25 2018 11:10AM | Updated Date: Jun 25 2018 11:10AM
Mirwaiz placed under house arrest in SrinagarMirwaiz placed under house arrest in Srinagar

Hurriyat (M) chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq was placed under house arrest on Monday to prevent him from leading any demonstrations against the civilian killings, said a spokesman.

He said a police party reached at the Nigeen residence of the leader and placed him under detention.

The Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) comprising Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Yasin Malik has called for a protest shutdown today against the continuous civilian killings in the valley.

Meanwhile, Mirwaiz has congratulated the Turkey president Erdogan for winning the presidential election

“Congratulations to Turkey’s President @RT_Erdogan, an ardent  supporter of Kashmiris right to self-determination on winning the Presidential elections. Our prayers and best wishes are with the people of Turkey,” he tweeted.


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