Mirwaiz defies house detention, arrested

Mirwaiz defies house detention, arrested
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Srinagar: Police on Friday arrested Hurriyat Conference (M) chairman, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq after he defied house detention and tried to march to Shopian, sources said.
Mirwaiz, who was under house arrest since January 25, came out of his residence defying the detention however police arrested him.
Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) has called for “Shopian Challo” to protest against the recent civilian killings in the southern district.
Octogenarian Hurriyat (G) chairman, Syed Ali Geelani is undergoing house detention since 2010.