Valley's anti-braid-chopping vigilantes try to burn man alive

Valley's anti-braid-chopping vigilantes try to burn man alive

Valley's anti-braid-chopping vigilantes try to burn man alive

While a frenzied mob tried to set a mentally challenged Baramulla resident on fire in Sopore on Friday morning after mistaking him for a braid-chopper, the Hurriyat combine, including Syed Ali Shah Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and JKLF's Yasin Malik, called for "civil curfew" on Saturday to check the hysteria created by the cutting of the braids of Kashmiri women by unidentified people.

SRINAGAR-With authorities unable to explain or stem mysterious braid-chopping attacks on women even after a month of the first reported incident in the Valley, protests broke out afresh at several places on Thursday after at least three women became victims during another anxious night.

Reports said that an abnormal person identified as Waseem Ahmed of Nowpora was attacked by a mob at Sopore's Fruit Mandi, resulting in grevious injuries to him.

He was rescued by the police and taken to the Nigeen police station, it said. Fortunately, both were rescued with timely intervention of police.

He appealed people not to take law into their hands. Please don't look for the braid choppers.

"He tried hard to persuade the mob that he is not a braid chopper but has come to offer prayers at the shrine".

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The locals of Hazratbal area had staged a protest demonstration over the overnight braid chopping incident in the locality.

Police said they rescued Wasim, whose condition is stated to be critical, from the clutches of the mob.

The spokesman said police have registered an FIR and identified those involved in the incident.

IGP Kashmir Muneer Khan said the man who was thrashed was mentally ill.

The police and witnesses said that a mob caught hold of the mentally deranged person and thrashed him severely.

He said eight people have been arrested from Srinagar city.

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"The person tried hard to satisfy the people around him that he is not any braid chopper but had merely come to the shrine for prayers", the police said, adding, "But the (people) did not listen to him and accused him of being a braid chopper".

Some foreign tourists and non-local labourers were also rescued by police from Srinagar when they were being mistaken for braid cutters.

Meanwhile, braid of a 12th class student was chopped off by unknown persons in Beerwah area of central Kashmir's Budgam district today.

They said the girl was found unconscious with her braid chopped off. More than five people were injured when security forces opened fire after a mob ghearoed them in Pahalgam after a braid-chopping incident.

Taking serious note of the two back-to-back incidents of mass lynching of innocent citizens, including a mentally challenged person, suspected to be behind sensational braid chopping incidents, Director General of Police Dr SP Vaid on Friday directed the Superintendents of Police of affected districts to go all out against the mischievous elements and expose their nefarious designs.

Special investigation teams have been set up to nab those involved in braid chopping, which has created fear psychosis among the people, especially the women folk.

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