Islamia College students protest against summoning of Mirwaiz by NIA
Srinagar, Mar 16: The students of Islami college of
Science and Commerce here on staged a protest against summoning of Hurriyat
Conference (M) chairman, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq by National Investigation Agency
The college students assembled outside the main of
their institute and chanted slogans while carrying banners and placards in
The students were demanding revocation of ban of
religious organization and said the arrest of religious preachers be stopped
They told reporters on the sidelines of the protest
that today’s protest was organized to covey the world that Muslims are united.
“Islam is a one voice and arrest of religious clerics like Mushtaq Ahmad Veeri
and ban on Jamaat-e-Islami here is unacceptable to people of Kashmir,” they
The students further said NIA’s summon to Mirwaiz is
direct interference in religious affairs and are aimed to impose ban on Islam.
“The moves like lockdown of Masjids, arrest of
religious clerics, ban on religious organization are unacceptable and must be
stopped immediately,” they added.
The students after staging protesting dispersed off