Malik, associates arrested in Maisuma

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SRINAGAR

J&K Liberation Front Chairman, Mohammad Yasin Malik was arrested along with associates as he surfaced in the Maisuma, area on Monday. Malik had gone into hiding to avoid his arrest two days earlier. He had announced ‘Lal Chowk Challo’ to start his ‘Quit Kashmir’ movement.

Authorities had sealed all the areas in the civil lines and at 11 AM, Malik surfaced in his native Maisuma area and started marching towards Lal Chowk amidst slogans.

The heavy contingent of police swung into action and arrested Malik along with many associates and foiled their ‘Lal Chowk Challo’ programme.

Meanwhile, a complete shutdown is being observed in the whole valley on the call of JKLF chairman. Shops, business establishments and educational institutes are closed while as public transport is off the roads however private vehicles are plying.

The reports of shutdown have reached from all the district and Tehsil headquarters of the valley.

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