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Hurriyat protests against rights violations

india Updated: Apr 07, 2008 20:46 IST

Moderate faction of Hurriyat conference headed by Mirwaiz Umar Farooq on Monday staged a dharna at Pratap park in Srinagar to protest against the alleged

Accompanied by families of "disappeared" persons, the Hurriyat activists carrying placards, raised slogans against "state terrorism, forced disappearances and maltreatment of detainees in jails within and outside the state".

The protesters, led by senior separatist leaders Shabir Ahmad Shah and Sheikh Abdul Aziz among others, earlier took out a procession from Hurriyat headquarters at Rajbagh to Pratap park in the heart of the city.