Police detain Mirwaiz

Srinagar: Hurriyat Conference Mirwaiz Umar Farooq on Wednesday was detained by police after he attempted to march towards 13 July 1931 martyrs graveyard in old city’s Naqashband sahib area.
In a statement, the amalgam said Police arrested Mirwaizoutside his highly guarded Nigeen residence when he defied the restrictions to lead a Procession towards martyrs’ graveyard.
He had planned to address people there, it said.