Police detain JKLF chief Yasin Malik in Srinagar
Police on Monday detained Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) chairman Muhammad Yasin Malik in Srinagar.
Reports said a contingent of police surrounded the JKLF office at Abi Guzar and detained Malik.
Malik has been lodged at police station Kothi Bagh, said a party spokesman.
Prior to his detention, Malik appealed people to boycott Panchayat polls to give a strong message to New Delhi.
The second phase of Panchayat polls is being held tomorrow in the state.