Hurriyat Conference (M) calls for shutdown on May 21
Srinagar, May 13: The Hurriyat Conference (M) headed by Mirwaiz Umar Farooq today announced to observe a complete shutdown on May 21 and also decided to hold a public rally at Eidgah to mark the death anniversaries of Mirwaiz’s father Molvi Mohammad Farooq and Hurriyat leader Abdul Gani Lone, according to a statement. It was also appealed to the public for a complete shutdown on this day. A meeting in this regard was held under the chairmanship of Mirwaiz Umar Farooq to finalise the arrangements.
During the meet, it was also decided that on May 17, a seminar will be organized at Hurriyat Headquarters and a prayer meeting cum public rally would be held at Kupwara on May 24.