Kashmiri activist stopped at IGI airport, barred from flying abroad

NEW DELHI: A Kashmiri rights activist was stopped by authorities at the Delhi airport and barred from flying abroad, official sources said on Sunday.

Gowhar Geelani was stopped from travelling to Germany at the Indira Gandhi International (IGI) airport on Saturday, they said.

Geelani was travelling for a programme with German broadcaster Deutsche Welle.

The authorities stopped Geelani from flying abroad due to restrictions imposed on his travel, the sources said. (AGENCIES)