May 2000 News

Yaseen Malik admits role

9 May 2000

New Delhi: The Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front leader, Yaseen Malik, has told CNBC television that he was involved in the kidnapping of Ms. Rubaiya Sayeed, daughter of the then Union Home Minister, Mufti Sayeed, in 1989. The V. P. Singh Government had to release five hard-core militants in exchange for her release. - PTI


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