Gilgit: Maulana Maqbool Mir, a leader of the Ahl-e-Sunnat wal Jammat, has been booked and arrested under the Anti-Terrorism Act. A case had been registered against him at City Police Station, Gilgit.
He has been arrested for making sectarian and provocative speech during a rally held in Gilgit two days back.
It is pertinent to note that 7 leaders of the MWM and ISO have also been booked. Raids are reportedly being conducted to arrest them. There are also reports that they might be surrendering to the police on their own.