Srinagar: The Indian investigation agency, National Investigation Agency (NIA) Tuesday started arresting protesters in Kashmir valley.
The agency arrested two youth from south Kashmir allegedly involved in stone pelting, sources said.
The arrested include Javed Ahmad Bhat of Kulgam and Kamran Yousuf of Pulwama, sources said and added that they have been termed as “ring leaders” of stone pelters.
NIA started its activities in the valley by raiding pro-freedom leader’s residences and arresting as many as seven of them.
The agency has also arrested a prominent businessman in the alleged funding case.