Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF), Muhammad Yasin Malik was Wednesday detained during a protest march in Lal Chowk against Kulgam civilian killings.
Reports said that Malik after addressing a presser called by the Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) at Abi Guzar tried to march towards Ghanta Ghar against the civilian killings in Kulgam district.
However, a police contingent deployed in the area foiled the march and detained Malik.
Meanwhile, Hurriyat Conference (M) chairman, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq was placed under house detention at his Nigeen residence today.
Mirwaiz who was placed under house detention also addressed the media persons telephonically.
In his message, Mirwaiz asked people to remain “mentally-ready” for a mass uprising against the “blood-bath” in the valley.