IOK authorities prolonging Malik’s illegal detention: JKLF

Srinagar, June 30, 2014 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF), has said that the authorities are using delaying tactics to prolong illegal detention of its Chairman Muhammad Yasin Malik

The JKLF spokesman in a statement issued in Srinagar said that Muhammad Yasin Malik, continued to be lodged at the Srinagar Central Jail for the seventh consecutive day. He said that Yasin Malik had asked people to march towards Lal Chowk on June 23 to join the party’s launch of “Quit Kashmir” movement. Three days before the event, Malik went into hiding to evade arrest even as police raided several places including his house and office, he added.

The spokesman said that Yasin Malik along with his associates surfaced at Maisuma on June 23 and tried to lead a march towards Lal Chowk but was detained and lodged at Kothi Bagh Police Station wherefrom he was shifted to Central Jail, Srinagar, on June 24.

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