The Yasin Malik-led Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) was banned by the Centre under anti-terror law on Friday.
Government officials said the organisation has been banned under various provisions of the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act. Its chief Yasin Malik is under arrest and at present lodged in Jammu’s Kot Balwal jail.
Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front was involved in the killing of 4 IAF personnels in srinagar. JKLF front was at the forefront in killings of Kashmiri Pandits and was involved in killing of diplomat Ravindra Mhatre in 1984. This front was also involved in kidnapping of Rubaiya Sayeed sister of PDP Chief mehbooba mufti.