Srinagar: Separatist leader Yasin Malik and six others were arrested in Srinagar on Friday. They were protesting over the death of a Kashmiri youth in CISF firing on Monday.
Kashmir has been reeling under day-long power cuts for the past several weeks. The massive load shedding led to a series of protests in the state.
In Uri, a youth was killed when the CISF opened fire at the protesting villagers.
On Friday, civil society groups, under the banner of the Kashmir Economic Alliance, called for a bandh in Srinagar to protest against the power crisis....more
03:40 PM, Jan 06, 2012