All Parties Hurriyat Conference chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq
All Parties Hurriyat Conference chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq

Srinagar: NIA conducts raid at Mirwaiz’s Nigeen residence

ANI | Updated: Feb 26, 2019 13:01 IST

Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], Feb 26 (ANI): National Investigation Agency (NIA) raid is underway at the residence of Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, the Chairman of All Parties Hurriyat Conference.
A team of NIA officials arrived at Farooq’s residence in Nigeen on Tuesday morning.
Three days after the Pulwama terror attack, the Jammu and Kashmir government withdrew security of Mirwaiz Umar Farooq.
Earlier on Tuesday, NIA conducted raids at the residence of JKLF Chief Yasin Malik.
Malik was detained by the police late on Friday night.
Further details are awaited. (ANI)

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