Police foil Hurriyat (G) march to Anantnag, detain Geelani

Srinagar: Police today foiled Hurriyat Conference march to south Kashmir’s Anantnag by detaining the conglomerate’s chairman Syed Ali Geelani outside his residence at Hyderpora here.

The veteran resistance leader, who had called for a march to Batengoo village of Anantnag to attend a condolence meeting at the house of truck driver Zahid Rasool Bhat, was arrested minutes after he emerged from his house along with his supporters this morning, witnesses said. More details emerging