Budgam: Police on Monday detained Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) Chief Yasin Malik while he was on way to Nagam to attend the funeral of slain Hizb commander Yasin Yatoo alias Mehmood Ghaznavi.
Sources said that Malik was detained by Chadoora police. Police sources told Kashmir Reader that Malik was soon released and allowed to return to Srinagar.
Pertinently, Ghaznavi was killed in a gunfight in Shopian village alongwith his two associates Irfan Ul Haq and Umer Majeed.
He was laid to rest amid fro-freedom and pro-Pakistani slogans. Thousands of people attended his funeral which was held multiple times.