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Published:March 28th, 2012 20:18 EST

S A Geelani Harassed and Attacked in Delhi

By SOP newswire

Hurriyat (G) Chairman Syed Ali Shah Geelani was heckled and roughed up by some members of Self-styled Bhagat Singh Kranti Sena Group when he was speaking at a Conference in Capital on Monday.

 

Reports said that Geelani was attacked by some members of Bhagat Singh Kranti Sena group headed by Tejinder Singh Bhagga when he was speaking during a programme organised by the Centre for the Study of Developing Societies.

 

Reports also added that women journalist Madhu Purnima Keshwar who is also a member of Kashmir committee headed by Ram Jeth Malani was seeing protecting Senior Hurriyat leader.

 

An Eyewitness who was present inside ,told Agence India Press that Geelani Sahib was attacked by those goons, even his cap was ripped apart, "We are living in democratic country , if Geelani is Anti India, he should not be treated like this," the angry supporter 

of Geelani said adding that it was Delhi Police to take care about his security.

 

Pertinent to this, Tejinder singh bagga, has already been involved in attacking various leaders in Delhi and elsewhere. Prashant Bhusahan Close aide of Anna Hazare was also attacked by the Tejinder and his some activists in October last year.

 

"Operation Geelani successful, we beat Geelani & other Kashmiri separatists in civil lines Delhi ," Tejinder tweeted after attack

 

Meanwhile reacting to the incident Chief Minter Omar Abdullah said, "These BSKS & ABVP goons are bloody idiots. Anyone can assault an old man. As if attacking SASG will make the Kashmir issue just disappear," he tweeted. - (AIPNEWS)