Chairman Hurriyat Conference (M), Mirwaiz Umar Farooq on Sunday was placed under house arrest, a day ahead of the state goes to civic polls.
Mirwaiz took to his Twitter handle to lash out at the government for imposing curbs,“Under #House Arrest!Peculiar”Democratic”process of elections“gearing up “as huge deployment of forces, PSAs, incarcerations,house arrests,raids Curbs,internet bans gather momentum! Not to mention the unknown contestants and amused public ! What mockery of democracy is at display!,” he wrote on his Twitter handle.
First phase of civic polls in Jammu and Kashmir begins tomorrow.