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Yasin Malik arrested during anti-India demo in Srinagar.

ISLAMABAD -- Indian police arrested the Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front, Mohammad Yasin Malik, during an anti-India demonstration in Srinagar on Friday.

Mohammad Yasin Malik was leading a protest against the recent remarks of Indian Army Chief, General Bipin Rawat, in Maisuma area of Srinagar when the police took him into custody. He was first detained at Kothi Bagh police station and later shifted to Srinagar Central Jail, reported.

General Rawat had on Wednesday stated that the people of Kashmir cannot get freedom from India.

The police had also arrested the Chief Spokesman of All Parties Hurriyat Conference, Ghulam Ahmed Gulzar, from his residence in Srinagar last night and lodged him at Kothi Bagh police station.

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Publication:The Frontier Star (Northwest Frontier Province, Pakistan)
Geographic Code:9INDI
Date:Jan 20, 2018
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