A large contingent of police personnel Thursday reached Hurriyat (G) Syed Ali Geelani’s residence at Hyderpora, and sealed it even before his arrival from New Delhi. Geelani is scheduled to reach Srinagar this afternoon.
“A large number of police personnel reached here at 10 am and sealed the main entrance and the link road leading to us,” a caller from his house told Kashmir Life on phone.
Sources revealed that Geelani is likely to be arrested at Srinagar airport as and when he arrives from New Delhi. They added that Geelani will be put under house arrest in his residence at Hyderpora.
Geelani spent most of the time under house arrest since 2010, uprising.
Geelani was in Delhi since last December. According to the sources close to ailing Geelani, he has been advised by his doctors to keep himself away from the severe cold so he spends most of the winters in New Delhi.
He was even house arrested in New Delhi this year after the hanging of Afzal Guru, parliament attack convict on February 9. Geelani was released after more than fifteen days by Delhi police.