Police on Wednesday arrested the Chairman of Hurriyat Conference (M) Mirwaiz Umar Farooq when he came out of his Nageen residence here. He has been lodged at Police Station Nageen.
Its in place to mention here that Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, Syed Ali Shah Geelani and JKLF Chief Muhammad Yasin Malik had asked people to march towards Naqashband Sahib to pay tributes to July 13, 1931 martyrs.
Malik was arrested on last Friday, while Geelani was arrested outside his Hyderpora residence this morning.
Mirwaiz and Geelani were scheduled to lead a march towards Martyrs graveyard this afternoon.