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Stop harassment of Kashmiri students: Mirwaiz

Srinagar, Oct 14: Hurriyat Conference (M) Chairperson Mirwaiz Umar Farooq on Sunday said condemned the dismissal of Kashmiri students from Aligarh Muslim University and termed it harassment.

The Mirwaiz also denounced the arrest of Hurriyat leader Masroor Abbas Ansari in the wake of elections in Jammu and Kashmir.

Mirwaiz tweeted: “Strongly denounce the authoritarian & vindictive arrest of Hurriyat leader Masroor Abbas Ansari as the state’s election drama has flopped! The crackdown on youth &activists as they are arrested right left and centre &slapping draconian PSA on them reflects that the iron fist policy will continue,On the other hand Sedition charges slapped on Kashmiri students as they are dismissed for offering nimaz e jinaza of their senior shaheed Manan Wani by AMU ! Is offering nimaz e jinaza a crime in India now? Stop harassment of Kashmiri students! (SIC).”