Separatist leader arrested
Srinagar: Police have arrested a separatist leader associated with Syed Ali Geelani led Hurriyat Conference from Teilbal area of Srinagar on Monday, reports said.
Police according to the family raided the house of senior Hurriyat leader Abdul Rashid Lone and arrested him.
“He was taken to some unknown destination,” family members said.
Hundreds of Hurriyat leaders and activists are already languishing in jails. Police had launched a crackdown on separatist leaders prior to the abrogation of Article 370 in Kashmir Valley. (KNT)