Budgam, Dec 8: In wake of protest call forwarded by Joint Resistance Leadership against US decision of recognizing Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, authorities on Friday placed senior separatist leader and President Anjuman Shari Shain Aga Syed Hasan Almosvi Alsafvi under house arrest.
A Spokesperson of the party said that a large contingent of police arrived at the Budgam based residence of Aga Syed Hasan here in Central Kashmir and informed him about his house detention.
The Spokesperson while condemning the move of authorities said that Aga Syed Hasan was scheduled to lead a protest rally after the culmination of congregation prayers in Budgam.
He said Government move depicts the frustration of authorities who by hook or crook want to suppress the sentiments of people in Kashmir. (CNS)