SRINAGAR: On the call issued by the joint resistance leadership. Several leaders and activists from Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) on Friday gathered at Lal Chowk and staged a peaceful protest against “custodial killing of innocent Shahid Ahmad Mir of Handwara, tampering with state subject law and arrests, intimidations and threats of Indian agency NIA”.
A JKLF spokesperson said the protesters including party leaders Noor Muhammad Kalwal, Mushtaq Ajmal, Siraj ud din Mir, Muhammad Yasin Bhat, Sheikh Abdul Rashid, Bashir Ahmad Kashmiri, Muhammad Sideeq Shah, Prof Javed and others marched from Madeena Chowk to Budshah Chowk where a protest sit-in was observed.
“Protest rally was addressed by various leaders including zonal president Noor Muhammad Kalwal who was leading the programme,” he said.
Meanwhile, senior JKLF leader Zahoor Ahmad Butt along with Farooq Ahmad Jangali and Abdul Aziz visited Tarethpora, Handwara in north Kashmir and participated in a protest program held against the custodial killing of Shahid Ahmad Mir.