SRINAGAR: Hurriyat Conference has strongly condemned the arrest of résistance leaders and activists, saying “these arbitrary arrests won’t dampen our spirits nor can break our resolve for ongoing movement”.
“We are pursuing our mission since decades and no arbitrary or coercive measures can prevent us from following this mission,” Hurriyat said in a statement.
Denouncing the continuous house arrest of amalgam chairman Syed Ali Geelani, Hurriyat said since last seven years, he is under forced house detention while as Mohammad Ashraf Sehrai and Mohammad Ashraf Laya are also detained since long.
The conglomerate said its spokesperson Ghulam Ahmad Gulzar was arrested and lodged in police station. “Similarly other leaders including Mohammad Yasin Ataaie, Syed Imtiaz Haider and Bashir Budgami were also arrested and lodged in police station Budgam,” Hurriyat said and condemned the fresh arrest spree.