Geelani expresses concern over arrest spree

Geelani expresses concern over arrest spree

Srinagar: The Hurriyat (G) chairman Syed Ali Geelani on Friday expressed concern over the arrest spree, slapping of PSA on Mushataq Ahmad Veeri and Jama’at-e-Islamia activists. “Repressive measures against peaceful, unarmed civilians including pro-freedom leadership and activists is condemnable,” Geelani said in a statement. “The coercive measures will yield nothing but devastation,” he said. The […]

Baseless accusations: Geelani over Yasin Malik’s PSA dossier

Baseless accusations: Geelani over Yasin Malik’s PSA dossier

Srinagar: The Hurriyat (G) chairman Hurriyat (G) chairman Syed Ali Geelani on Thursday while reacting to the PSA dossier on JKLF chief Mohammad Yasin Malik said that people very well understand the mindset behind such “baseless accusations”. “The decade’s old cases have been discussed threadbare and the courts have acquitted the accused long back, but […]

Naseem Geelani won’t go to Delhi to answer NIA summons

Naseem Geelani won’t go to Delhi to answer NIA summons

SRINAGAR: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has summoned Dr Naseem Geelani, a scientist at SKUAST University, for the fourth time in the last one-and-a-half year to its New Delhi headquarters on Tuesday. Naseem, however, won’t go this time due to his inflexible engagements at the university, a move supported by the varsity’s Scientists and Teachers […]

‘Terror funding’: NIA summons Mirwaiz, Geelani’s son to Delhi for questioning

‘Terror funding’: NIA summons Mirwaiz, Geelani’s son to Delhi for questioning

Srinagar: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has summoned Hurriyat Conference (M) chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Naseem Geelani, the son of Hurriyat Conference (G) chairman Syed Ali Shah Geelani, for questioning at the agency’s headquarters in Delhi in a terror financing case, officials said on Saturday. According to the notice served on them, Mirwaiz and […]

Geelani pays tributes to slain Handwara militants

Geelani pays tributes to slain Handwara militants

Srinagar: Hurriyat (G) chairman Syed Ali Geelani on Sunday paid tributes to the militants killed in an encounter with the government forces in north Kashmir’s Handwara and said that “insensitivity, unconcern, denial and unrealistic approach is the sole reason for this unabated bloodshed in Kashmir”. According to a statement, Geelani also condemned the excessive use […]

Ban on Jama’at unethical, undemocratic: Geelani

Ban on Jama’at unethical, undemocratic: Geelani

Srinagar: Hurriyat (G) chairman Syed Ali Geelani on Saturday condemned the ban on Jama’at-e-Islamia (JeI) and termed it as “unethical and undemocratic’. “The people and pro-freedom camp need to put a collective narrative against the government banning JeI,” Geelani said in a statement. Hurriyat chairman said that “falsely blaming on a recognized party is in […]

Geelani expresses concern over escalation of tension between India-Pakistan

Geelani expresses concern over escalation of tension between India-Pakistan

Srinagar: Hurriyat (G) chairman Syed Ali Geelani on Thursday expressed concern over the escalation of tension between India and Pakistan and said that a full-fledged war is knocking the doors of sub-continent. “Although borders were never calm, for the last couple of days they are roaring with thunders of bombs and guns threatening the whole […]

OIC invitation to Sushma Swaraj unfortunate: Geelani

SRINAGAR: Chairman of his faction of Hurriyat Conference Syed Ali Geelani has expressed surprise over the “unexpected” move by the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) of inviting Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj to attend its foreign ministers’ meet in Abu Dhabi on March 1 and 2. In a statement, Geelani said 57 Muslim countries […]

Geelani, Hurriyat (M), Sehrai condemn crackdown on pro-freedom camp

Geelani, Hurriyat (M), Sehrai condemn crackdown on pro-freedom camp

Srinagar: Hurriyat (G) chairman Syed Ali Geelani, Hurriyat (M) led by Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Tehreek-e-Hurriyat (TeH) chief Mohammad Ashraf Sehrai on Sunday condemned the crackdown on resistance camp, and in a statement termed the present situation in Kashmir as “serious and explosive”. “Our nation is struggling for the last 7 decades and whosoever chooses […]