Mirwaiz Umar Farooq

Kashmir grand mosque’s head cleric demands Mirwaiz’s release 

While condemning Mirwaiz’s detention, head cleric of Jamia, Ahmed Syed Naqshbandi said all his fundamental human rights have been curbed.

published on : 9th September 2022

J&K: Police stops Mirwaiz Umar Farooq from leaving residence to offer Friday prayers

A police officer told him that it is an issue of security and a decision would be taken after a review is completed.

published on : 27th August 2022

'Mirwaiz not allowed to leave home since 2019': Hurriyat on J-K LG denying his house arrest

Jammu and Kashmir Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha, while speaking to BBC, said Farooq was not under house arrest and was a free man.

published on : 20th August 2022

Hurriyat Conference chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq stops short of condemning stone-pelting on school bus in J-K

Mirwaiz today called the stone-pelting incident on a school bus in Shopian district "hooliganism" but stopped short of condemning the attack in which a Class 2 student was injured.

published on : 3rd May 2018

Bharat Bandh: BJP leader who offered Rs 10 lakh for cutting Mirwaiz Umar Farooq's tongue arrested in Madhya Pradesh for inciting violence

BJP leader Gajraj Jatav has been arrested now for inciting violence during the April 2 Bharat Bandh in Bhind district of Madhya Pradesh.

published on : 8th April 2018