Srinagar: Police on Thursday arrested Hurriyat (G) chairman, Syed Ali Geelani, Hurriyat (M chairman, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and JKLF chairman, Yasin Malik at Hyderpora and foiled their meeting and press conference.
Earlier, Mirwaiz and Malik reached at Geelani’s residence to have a meeting with the octogenarian leader however they were not allowed by police to enter the incarcerated leader’s residence, sources said.
They said that after some minutes Geelani himself came out to receive Mirwaiz and Malik however, police did not allow them to enter.
Police swung into action and arrested the three pro-freedom leaders foiling their meeting and a press conference, sources added.
They said the three leaders were taken to Humhama.