Srinagar, Apr 10: Chairmen of both the factions of the Hurriyat Conference (HC)– Syed Ali Shah Geelani and Mirwaiz Moulvi Omar Farooq– besides about a dozen other separatist leaders remained under house
arrest while Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) chief has been lodged in central Jail, Srinagar.
The restrictions were imposed after the separatists issued a call for poll boycott in both Srinagar and Anantnag parliamentary constituencies. Polling was held in Srinagar yesterday during which eight people were killed and over 20 others injured in security force and police action, It will be held in Anantnag constituency on April 12. UNI