As Kashmir is observing shutdown police on Sunday arrested Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) chairman Muhammad Yasin Malik from his Maisuma residence.
A large contingent of police reached Malik’s home in morning and arrested him.
“We are not even allowed to mourn killings of martyrs,” Yasin said to the reporter outside his residence. “Forces have been given free hand to kill innocent Kashmiries,” he said.
He has been shifted to Central Jail Srinagar.
On Saturday he reached Tral and paid homage to the two militants including, top Commander Sabzar Ahmad Bhat, killed in an encounter in Saimu village of Tral village in southern Kashmir.