Mirwaiz put under house arrest ahead of Charar-e-Sharif visit

A spokesman of the amalgam said that a posse of policemen arrived at the Nigeen residence of the Mirwaiz and informed him of his detention.

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Srinagar, Publish Date: Oct 20 2017 10:00AM | Updated Date: Oct 20 2017 10:00AM
Mirwaiz put under house arrest ahead of Charar-e-Sharif visit

Hurriyat (M) chief Mirwaiz Umar Farooq was placed under house arrest on Friday ahead of his scheduled visit to Charar-e-Sharif shrine.

A spokesman of the amalgam said that a posse of policemen arrived at the Nigeen residence of the Mirwaiz and informed him of his detention.

Mirwaiz was scheduled to address the Friday congregation at Charar-e-Sharif in central Kashmir's Budgam district today in view of 598th death anniversary of Sheikh-ul-Alam Sheikh Noor-ud-Din Noorani (RA).