Srinagar: The government imposed strict curfew in the city to prevent people from moving towards Kulgam on Wednesday.
The joint resistance led by Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Faroo and Mohammad Yasin Malik had called for Kulgam chalo to pay tributes to slain civilians killed on ongoing protests triggered by death of Hizb commander Burhan Wani and his two associates.
Geelani and Mirwaiz were arrested by police and taken to police stations concerned. Both the leaders, who are on the leading a the protests came out of theor residences to lead a procession towards Kulgam.
But a posse of police held the duo.