Ahead of JRL protest, Mirwaiz placed under house arrest : AsiaNet-Pakistan

Ahead of JRL protest, Mirwaiz placed under house arrest

March 22, 2019 | General, Official News | Share:

Srinagar, March 22, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the authorities have placed the Chairman of Hurriyat forum, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, under house arrest in Srinagar.

Mirwaiz Umar Farooq has been confined to his Nigeen residence ahead of proposed protest after Juma prayers announced by the Joint Resistance Leadership against the custodial killing of a school principal, Rizwan Asad.

The authorities have deployed Indian police personnel in strength outside the main gate of the residence of Mirwaiz Umar Farooq to prevent him from venturing out.

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