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Detained ahead of Budgam visit, says Mehbooba Mufti.

Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) president Mehbooba Mufti alleged that she was detained at her house ahead of a planned visit to Budgam district on Tuesday.

Mufti posted a video message on her Twitter handle, claiming that she had been detained by the police.According to PDP leaders, she was scheduled to visit Budgam where families have been served eviction notices by the forest department.

“Illegal detention has become GOIs {government of India’s} favourite go-to method for muzzling any form of opposition. I’ve been detained once again because I wanted to visit Budgam where hundreds of families were evicted from their homes,” Mufti tweeted.

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