Hurriyat denounces continuous PSAs against its activists

Hurriyat denounces continuous PSAs against its activists

Srinagar: Hurriyat Conference condemned authorities for again slapping PSAs on Tehreek-e-Hurriyat activists Mohammad Salim War, Gh Rasool Parey, Ab Majid Lone, Farooq Ahmad Najar, Ab Majid Mir, Fayaz Ahmad Ganai, and Meraj-u-din Naikoo. In a statement issued on Thursday, Hurriyat said that ailing Mohammad Rustum Bhat was released after a prolonged detention of eleven months, […]

Jailed Khan Sopori’s house continues to remain confiscated

Jailed Khan Sopori’s house continues to remain confiscated

Sopore: Amid a sluggish trial in court and refusal of the state government to act on humanitarian grounds, the house belonging to prominent resistance leader Ghulam Muhammad Khan Sopori continues to remain sealed even as the family of the jailed leader lives in a rented house at Sopore or the past five years. The mud-and-brick […]

Juvenile acquitted as police fails to produce evidence

Juvenile acquitted as police fails to produce evidence

SRINAGAR: A court in Srinagar on Tuesday acquitted a juvenile arrested late last year of all charges because the police failed to produce any evidence against him. While passing the acquittal orders, Chief Judicial Magistrate Massarat Shaheen remarked that the prosecution hadn’t produced any witness against the juvenile though they were given seven opportunities as […]

Geelani demands release of prisoners before Eid

Geelani demands release of prisoners before Eid

SRINAGAR: Chairman Hurriyat Conference (G), Syed Ali Geelani, on Monday demanded immediate release of all detainees before Eid. Stating that the infamous PSA was being repeatedly slapped on political activists, in a statement Geelani said that during “people’s uprising” in 2016, more than 20,000 pro-freedom people and activists were arrested and more than 500 are […]

Malik arrested leading protest at Saraibala

Malik arrested leading protest at Saraibala

Srinagar: Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) chairman Muhammad Yasin Malik was Friday arrested along with senior JKLF leaders Noor Muhammad Kalwal and Zahoor Ahmad while leading a protest march against recent NIA raids on resistance leadership and Kashmiri businessmen as well as the killing of Shopian youth. Malik had gone into hiding on Thursday to […]

HC quashes six detention orders

HC quashes six detention orders

SRINAGAR: The Jammu and Kashmir High court has quashed detentions orders under Public Safety Act of six detainees and ordered their release. The detainees include Muhammad Shafi Wagay son of Ghulam Qadir of Mattan Anantnag, Sajad Ahmad Dar son of Ghulam Nabi of Sheeri Baramulla, Sheikh Maqbool Ganie son of Muhammad Maqbool of Tawheed Gunj […]

Consider shifting Alam, Asiya to a jail in Kashmir: HC to govt

Consider shifting Alam, Asiya to a jail in Kashmir: HC to govt

Srinagar: The High Court on Wednesday directed the government to consider shifting Muslim League chairman Masarat Alam Bhat and Dukhtaran-e-Millat chief Asiya Andrabi and her aide from Jammu to a jail in Kashmir. Hearing a petition by senior Hurriyat Conference (G) leader Masarat Alam, a single bench of Justice Tashi Rabstan directed the authorities to […]

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