Separatists call for shutdown on Feb 9, 11

KT NEWS SERVICE. Dated: 2/7/2018 2:42:31 PM

SRINAGAR, Feb 6: The separatist leadership of Syed Ali Shah Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Mohammad Yasin Malik today called for shutdown on February 9 and 11 on the death anniversaries of Mohammad Afzal Guru and Mohammad Maqbool Butt.
Malik was arrested by police from JKLF office at Abi Guzar here and sent to Central Jail.
In a joint statement the separatist leadership said protests should be staged across Kashmir while as on February 11, a joint memorandum will be submitted to UNO Sonwar asking it to urge India to return the mortal remains of Guru and Butt.
Officials said Mohammad Yasin Malik was arrested as a precautionary measure. Prior to his arrest, he strongly condemned the human rights violations and said Kashmir has been converted into a big jail.



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