Srinagar: Police on Monday detained two senior leaders of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in south Kashmir district of Anantnag, official sources said.
The leaders detained are Sartaj Madni and Mansoor Hussain, sources said , adding further details are awaited.
Meanwhile, former Chief Minister and PDP president Mehbooba Mufti reacting to the arrest of party leaders described it arbitrary detention.
Taking to micro blogging site Twitter, vice president of the Peoples Alliance for Gupkar Declaration (PAGD) Mehbooba said “Total lawlessness as PDPs Sartaj Madni & Mansoor Hussain have been arbitrarily detained today on the eve of DDC election results. Every senior police officer here is clueless as it is ‘upar say order’. No rule of law in J&K anymore. It is out & out Gunda Raj.”