Government foils Hurriyat (G) meeting

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Srinagar: Authorities Saturday disallowed executive council meeting called by Hurriyat conference (G) chairman, Syed Ali Geelani at his Hyderpora Srinagar where he is undergoing house detention since 2010.
Hurriyat sources said that police early today arrested several leaders including Ghulam Ahmad Gulzar (spokesman), Mohammad Ashraf Laya, Bilal Sidiqee to foil the meeting.
They said that a posse of police personnel was posted outside Geelani’s residence at Hyderpora who did not allow anybody to enter.