Srinagar: Hurriyat Conference (M) chairman, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and JKLF chairman, Muhammad Yasin Malik Thursday afternoon reached the residence of Hurriyat (G) chairman, Syed Ali Geelani to have a closed door meeting and discuss ‘about the future course of action’.
Sources told Kashmir Reader the pro-freedom leaders are likely to address a joint press conference after the meeting.
Eyewitnesses said that as soon as Mirwaiz and Malik were seen approaching Geelani’s residence dozens of people assembled and raised pro-freedom and anti-India slogans.
They said that police at the gate of Geelani’s residence did not allow Mirwaiz and Malik to enter, however after couple of minutes Geelani himself came out to receive the two.
According to sources close to the pro-freedom camp, Geelani, Mirwaiz and Malik will have a closed door meeting to chalk out ‘a joint strategy’ in the wake of upcoming Lok Sabha by-elections in central and south Kashmir.