Geelani Released, Put Under House Arrest

KL Report

Ruwa Shah

Chairman Hurriyat Conference (G), Syed Ali Geelani has been released after being detained at Humhama Police Station, when he came out of his Hyderpora residence and tried to defy the restrictions.

Geelani was scheduled to visit family of Muhammad Afzal Guru and Tahor Ahmad Sofi.

Geelani while he was being taken to the police station had recorded a statement in which he said, “they can take me to anywhere but my struggle against oppression won’t stop”.

He added by saying that India claiming to be the largest democracy, is showing the worst kind of oppression here in Kashmir.