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Thursday, July 30, 2015
MLA Engineer Rashid detained after rally against Yakub hanging
MLA Engineer Rashid detained after rally against Yakub hanging : : SRINAGAR, July 30: Police on Thursday detained Independent MLA from north Kashmir's Langate constituency, Sheikh Rashid, after he took out a rally here to protest the hanging of 1993 Mumbai blasts convict Yakub Memon . Rashid, along with his associates, were taken into preventive custody after they took out the protest march near the Clock Tower at the commercial hub of Lal Chowk here, officials said. They said Rashid and others were taken to Kothi Bagh Police Station.