Srinagar: In occupied Kashmir, Indian police have arrested Masarrat Aalam Butt, the General Secretary of the forum patronised by veteran Kashmiri Hurriyet leader, Syed Ali Gilani, from Srinagar.
According to Kashmir Media Service, the police arrested Masarrat Aalam Butt during a raid at his maternal uncle’s house in Wagund Tailbal area of
Srinagar on Monday evening.
Pertinently, Masarrat Aalam was released on June 8, this year, after 21 months illegal detention. On June 25, he, as General Secretary of the forum launched the ‘Quit Kashmir Campaign’ when Syed Ali Gilani was under illegal arrest.
On the same day he issued the first protest calendar and continued with the practice till the veteran Hurriyet leader was released in August.