Srinagar: The Court of City Magistrate, Srinagar Wednesday issued bail in favour of incarcerated Hurriyat Conference (G) leader and Muslim League chairman, Masarat Alam Bhat in a case FIR No 59/2010.
Masarat is undergoing detention since 2010 after he spearheaded the uprising by issuing protest calendars.
He is languishing in district jail Baramulla since the high court quashed his Public Safety Act (PSA).
“The city magistrate issued bail today and directed Masrat Alam’s release,” advocate Nasir Qadri told Kashmir Reader.
“We are going to produce the bail orders to jail authorities and hope Masarat saheb’s release,” a Muslim League spokesman told Kashmir Reader.