Srinagar: Hurriyat conference (M) Chairman, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq was Thursday placed under house arrest and was barred from attending a Seminar at Hyderpora.
“Placed under #HouseArrest as i was about to leave for a seminar at Geelani Sb’s house to pay tributes to #ImamHussain(RA)& MartyrsOfKarbala,” tweeted Mirwaiz.
Hurriyat conference (G) is scheduled to organize a Seminar in connection with the Muharram at the residence of its chairman, Syed Ali Geelani. Geelani is undergoing house detention since long.
Mirwaiz was among the speakers in the seminar, sources said.