Srinagar : Hurriyat conference (M) chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq on Wednesday has strongly condemned the arrest of the Jammu and Kashmir Liberation front Chairman Mohammad Yasin Malik.
Taking to social networking site twitter Mirwaiz wrote: “Strongly condemn the arbitrary arrest of Yasin Malik by the authorities. No amount of intimidation can prevent leadership from speaking the truth and serving its cause in J&K. Neither will detaining youth & Hurriyat activists and raiding their homes stop them from supporting the cause.”
Earlier on Tuesday Police arrested JKLF chief Yasin Malik in Srinagar to prevent him from carrying out an election boycott campaign, said a party spokesman.