Authorities cancel Geelani’s Kashmir University visit

Authorities cancel Geelani’s Kashmir University visit
File Pic of Syed Ali Shah Geelani

Authorities on Friday cancelled a proposed visit to theKashmir University by Hurriyat (G) chairman Syed Ali Geelani.

On Thursday, Geelani had announced that he would be visitingthe university in connection with an ongoing Urdu book fair in the campus.

Students of the university had reportedly invited him tovisit the book fair.

But authorities on Friday morning informed the octogenarianseparatist leader that he cannot move out of his Hyderpora residence inSrinagar.

Geelani has been placed under house arrest since 2010 inorder to prevent his participation in separatist-called rallies and protests.

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