Security forces detain Kashmir journalist, release him on bond

Irfan Malik, a correspondent with the Greater Kashmir newspaper, was detained from his home in Tral in Pulwama district.

Published: 16th August 2019 06:56 PM  |   Last Updated: 16th August 2019 06:56 PM   |  A+A-

Irfan Malik, a correspondent with the Greater Kashmir newspaper

Irfan Malik, a correspondent with the Greater Kashmir newspaper ( Photo | Facebook/@irfanaminmalik.jr )

By PTI

SRINAGAR: A Kashmir-based journalist, who was apprehended by security forces Thursday night, has been released on a bond, officials said on Friday.

Irfan Malik, a correspondent with the Greater Kashmir newspaper, was detained from his home in Tral in Pulwama district.

He was questioned and has been released after signing a bond, they said.

It was not immediately known as to why was he detained.

Officials, however, said a bond is taken from those who indulge in anti-social activities.

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