Govt deliberately keeping Mirwaiz away from people: Hurriyat (M)

Govt deliberately keeping Mirwaiz away from people: Hurriyat (M)

SRINAGAR: Hurriyat Conference (M) has strongly condemned the continuous house arrest of its chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, saying the government was following a policy of “revenge” against Mirwaiz. A spokesperson of the conglomerate in a statement termed Mirwaiz’s house detention as “highly undemocratic”. Caging Mirwaiz has resulted in problems for general public who are not […]

Resistance leaders to spend Eid in jail or house arrest

Resistance leaders to spend Eid in jail or house arrest

Srinagar: The top resistance leadership has once again been barred from moving out of their homes on a day when billions of Muslims across the globe will be celebrating the festival of Eid-ul-Azha. The 88-year-old Syed Ali Geelani will spend his 17th Eid in a row inside his home in Hyderpora, disallowed from stepping outside. […]

Geelani discharged from SKIMS

Geelani discharged from SKIMS

Srinagar: All Parties Hurriyat Conference chief Syed Ali Geelani was on Sunday discharged from SK Institute of Medical Sciences Soura. Geelani, 88, was admitted to the tertiary care health facility on the 13th of this month. He had complained of abdominal cramps, dehydration and generalised weakness. Doctors looking after his health said that Geelani underwent […]

‘Geelani’s haemoglobin value reducing’

‘Geelani’s haemoglobin value reducing’

Srinagar: The haemoglobin value of the ailing Syed Ali Geelani is “reducing”, said a doctor looking after the Hurriyat Conference chairman’s health. Geelani was admitted to the SK Institute of Medical Sciences (SKIMS), Soura, on August 13. “Endoscopy was conducted on Geelani today at around 11 am,” said the doctor. “Report is normal.” He said […]

JKCC says its leaders put under house arrest

JKCC says its leaders put under house arrest

SRINAGAR: The state government has put under house arrest two influential business leaders who are trying to thwart the implementation of Goods and Services Tax (GST) in Jammu and Kashmir. A press handout issued by the Jammu Kashmir Coordination Committee (JKCC), an organisation of civil society members and trade bodies, said that business leaders Dr […]

Geelani’s movements restricted: Hurriyat

Geelani’s movements restricted: Hurriyat

SRINAGAR: Hurriyat Conference has strongly condemned the “autocratic and egoistic” behaviour of state authorities saying that its chairman Syed Ali Geelani was again barred from offering Friday prayers. Slamming the administration for Geelani’s continuous house detention, Hurriyat spokesperson in a statement said preventing the leader from offering obligatory prayers illustrates the “frustration” of authorities. “State […]

Geelani completes 7 years ‘illegal’ house detention

Geelani completes 7 years ‘illegal’ house detention

Srinagar: Hurriyat Conference chairman Syed Ali Geelani has completed seven years of house detention on Friday, Hurriyat spokesperson told Kashmir Reader. The amalgam’s spokesperson Ayaz Akbar said that Geelani has been deprived of religious, political and social rights by ‘jailing’ him at his home. “During these seven years of unofficial and illegal detention, he was […]

Geelani slams authorities for curbs on resistance leaders

Geelani slams authorities for curbs on resistance leaders

SRINAGAR: Chairman Hurriyat Conference (G), Syed Ali Geelani, on Sunday slammed the state administration for placing Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, Muhammad Yasin Malik, Mohammad Ashraf Sehrai, Ayaz Akbar, and scores of other resistance leaders and activists under house arrest. Terming the “arbitrary” arrests and curbs as “unjustified” and “state sponsored terrorism”, Geelani in a statement said […]

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