Baramulla: Traffic was affected for several hours as the family of youth detained by police held a protest demonstration on the Srinagar- Muzafarabad highway Wednesday.
The protesters including the youth’s mother Zoona Begam held a sit-in protest at Main Chowk, resulting in disruption of traffic on the busy highway for several hours.
Zahoor Ahmad Malla aka Raju son of Bashir Ahmad Malla of Mohla Mir Sahib Old Town Baramulla was
arrested by the police outside the court complex one and a half month ago, when court released him on bail in an another case. Zoona alleged that police had implicated her son in a fake case and when he was released by court , the police re-arrested him in other bogus case.
Meanwhile reports said that many families in Bandipora district of north Kashmir also staged a protest on Wednesday against the detention of youth.