Geelani, Mirwaiz arrested on eve of Hurriyat march

August 25th, 2008 - 10:10 am ICT by IANS  

Srinagar, Aug 25 (IANS) Hardline separatist leader Syed Ali Geelani and the moderate Mirwaiz Umer Farooq were both arrested and removed from their homes late Sunday night on the eve of their proposed march to city centre Lal Chowk Monday. Authorities here are tight-lipped about where the two senior separatist leaders have been lodged.

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