Srinagar 04 April: Hurriyat Chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq was detained on Wednesday after he defied his house detention and tried to march towards Shopian.
Mirwaiz came out of his residence at Nigeen in Srinagar and tried to march towards Shopian.
However, a police party detained the Mirwaiz and lodged him at Nigeen police station.
Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) comprising Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Yasin Malik has called for ‘Shopian chalo’ today to express solidarity with the people and offer condolences to the bereaved families who lost their loved ones ,And will also address a public rally in Shopian.
Mirwaiz along with his supporters was leading towards Shopian was stopped by the police & arrested.