Clashes in Anantnag as Geelani’s rally bid foiled


Srinagar: Clashed erupted in Jammu and Kashmir’s Anantnag town on Friday as police detained separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani while heading to lead a rally.

Geelani organised a separatist rally, which he was to address after the prayers in the town. But he was detained in the town’s Lal Chowk area following Friday’s congregational prayers.

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Police and paramilitary personnel used teargas to disperse the stone-pelting crowd following his detention.

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