Hurriyat (M) chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq was arrested on Friday after he tried to march towards Hazratbal.
The pro-freedom leadership has jointly called for a march to Hazratbal shrine today.
"Police had blocked the entrance of the lane leading to office-cum-residence of Mirwaiz," said a spokesman.
He said that the Mirwaiz started the march from his residence at 2 pm.
Mirwaiz, the spokesman added, condemned the police action.