Srinagar, February 26, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, India’s notorious investigating agency National Investigation Agency (NIA) has raided the residences of senior resistance leaders including Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, Muhammad Ashraf Sehrai, Muhammad Yasin Malik and Shabbir Ahmed Shah in Srinagar.
The NIA sleuths raided the Nigeen residence of the Chairman of Hurriyat forum, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, today, and carried out searches. The searches continued till last reports came in.
The NIA also raided the residences of illegally detained Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front Chief, Muhammad Yasin Malik, and Jammu and Kashmir Democratic Freedom Party Chairman, Shabbir Ahmed Shah. It also conducted similar raids on the houses of Tehreek-e-Hurriyat Chairman, Muhammad Ashraf Sehrai, Salvation Movement Chairman, Zafar Akbar Butt and Dr Nayeem Gilani, the son of APHC Chairman, Syed Ali Gilani.
The raids were carried out even on the residences of those leaders who are already lodged in jails and police stations. The NIA searches in the residences of Hurriyat leaders were going on when this report was filed.
Meanwhile, Indian troops launched a cordon and search operation in Rawalpora area of Shopian district. The troops have sealed all the entry and exit points of the area.
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