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Muhammad Yasin Malik, Chairman of Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front. (File photo) By News Desk | New Delhi, India The Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front Chairman Yasin Malik remained adamant to go on with the proposed 48-hour hunger strike at the Jantar Mantar here to press government of India to return the mortal remains of the JKLF founder Maqbool Butt and Mohammad Afzal Guru, despite the threats from right wing Bajrang Dal and Delhi police’s decision of not allowing the protest. According to the scheduled program, the strike would start at 2 PM. However, the Delhi Police has not given permission to

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By News Agencies | New Delhi Giving permission to Yasin Malik to hold a protest in Delhi may create law and order problem, security agencies said. Delhi Police has denied permission to Kashmiri separatist leader Yasin Malik to hold a 48-hour hunger strike in the capital to press for his demands including handing over the body of Parliament attack case convict Afzal Guru to his family. “Yes,” said City Police Commissioner Neeraj Kumar when asked whether any decision was taken to deny permission for the protest at Jantar Mantar starting tomorrow. The decision came after security agencies submitted a report

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By News Desk | Srinagar, Kashmir The Chairman of Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF)- a pro-independent group, Mohammad Yasin Malik today reached Delhi where he will sit on a hunger strike from 3 May 2013 at Jantar Mantar. A front spokesperson said that Yasin reached Delhi to look after the arrangements for the 48 hour long hunger strike that is likely to be attended by many people. Before leaving for Delhi, Malik in a statement said that the protest hunger strike that was announced by him on 3 December 2012 and recently on 16 April 2013 will highlight the demand