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Omar detained at New York Airport

He has been stopped thrice in three visits at New York Airport, tweeted Omar Abdullah

Policy Pulse
Publish Date: Oct 17 2016 1:55PM | Updated Date: Oct 17 2016 4:37PM

Omar detained at New York Airport
Jammu & Kashmir former Chief Minister, Omar Abdullah on Monday showed his agitation towards United States immigration department via twitter accusing them of stopping him for 2 hours in order to conduct extra immigration checks.  
 
“Another `random' secondary immigration check upon landing in the US. Thrice in three visits, the randomness is growing tiresome now”, tweeted Omar Abdullah.
 
In addition to that, he also felt wasting his time, one of his tweets read. 
 
“I am here to speak at an event organised by NYU but I almost wish I'd stayed at home instead... That's two hours well and truly wasted!!” said Abdullah. 
 
Adding to this, he also said “I just spent TWO hours in a holding area and this happens EVERY time...”