CRPF cordons off Geelani’s residence


Srinagar—In occupied Kashmir, the All Parties Hurriyet Conference has said that Indian paramilitary Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) continues has cordoned residence-cum-office of APHC Chairman Syed Ali Gilani at Hyderpora in Srinagar.
The APHC spokesman in a statement issued in Srinagar said, “A large contingent of armed personnel of CRPF in vehicle has occupied the street at the main gate leading to Gilani’s residence.” The octogenarian leader is already under house arrest since 2010 and large contingent of police is already present outside his residence, the spokesman said.
Meanwhile, Syed Ali Gilani condemned the slapping of Public Safety Act on APHC Spokesman, Ayaz Akbar and JKLF leader Noor Mohammad Kalwal. They were lodged in Kotbalwal Jail, Jammu. He also denounced the continued detention of ailing Mohammad Ashraf Sehrai, and other Hurriyet leaders including Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, Mohammad Yasin Malik, Shabbir Ahmad Shah, Altaf Ahmad Shah, Advocate Zahid Ali and human rightist activist Khurram Pervaz.—KMS