[caption id="attachment_259020" align="aligncenter" width="700"] Kashmiri Separatist Leader Asiya Andrabi Arrested[/caption]
Separatist leader Asiya Andrabi has been arrested in Srinagar in Jammu Kashmir, for alleged anti-India activities.
The head of Islamist separatist organisation Dukhtran-e-Millat, Andrabi is also a member of the All Parties Hurriyat Conference and has been criticised for her provocative statements against the Indian government.
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According to reports, a large number of militants arrested by security forces have admitted to being influenced by her inflammatory speeches which are also recorded and shown at terror training camps across the LoC.
Arrested by Kashmiri Police under the Public Safety Act, Andrabi is alleged to be the main separatist leader responsible for inciting women in the valley to pelt stones at security forces. Her organisation Dukhtran-e-Millat periodically issues diktats to residents of Kashmir Valley related to matters it considers un-Islamic.