Sarjan Barkati's family stages protest in Shopian, demands his release

Family members and the relatives of preacher Sarjan Barkati on Monday staged a protest in south Kashmir’s Shopian district to demand his release.

Carrying placards in their hands, scores of family members and the relatives of incarcerated Barkati staged a protest outside Jamia Masjid Shopain.

Barkati was arrested during the 2016 unrest and was lodged at a jail in Jammu.