Holds protest against killing and arrest spree
Srinagar: The Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) chief Yasin Malik Friday said “slain Manan Wani represents the passion for dignity and freedom”.
Paying tributes to Wani, Yasin Malik in his message, according to the statement, said: “The loss of a scholar is too painful, but a matter of pride too”.
“Youth have been pushed to wall and provided no space for peaceful dissent,” Malik said, referring to the killing and arrest spree.
The statement said: The JKLF leaders and activists staged a protest in Srinagar on Friday against killing and arrest spree and also raised slogans against the ongoing municipal elections. While paying homage to martyrs, protesters asked people to stay away from municipal elections, it added.