Bailed by High Court, 76-yr-old jailed under PSA yet again

Bailed by High Court, 76-yr-old jailed under PSA yet again

Sopore: Haji Sheikh Mohammad Yousuf, 76, resident of Iqbal Nagar in Sopore, is languishing in Kupwara Jail for the past five months under the Public Safety Act (PSA), despite the court giving him bail in November in a PSA case. Yousuf’s two sons are no longer alive: Mohammad Altaf Sheikh was killed by unknown gunmen […]

Court grants bail to Masrat Alam, orders his release

Court grants bail to Masrat Alam, orders his release

Srinagar: A court on Wednesday ordered the police to release Muslim League chairman and senior Hurriyat Conference (G) leader Masrat Alam Bhat after granting bail to him in a case registered in police station Harwan in 2010. “Perusal of police report reveals that (Alam) has been arrested on 30 December 2016 and the FIR appears […]

CM’s claim on re-arrests a brazen lie, says Hurriyat (G)

CM’s claim on re-arrests a brazen lie, says Hurriyat (G)

Srinagar: The Hurriyat Conference on Wednesday said that chief minister Mehbooba Mufti’s claims of not re-arresting those bailed out by the court proved “a brazen lie” when one more PSA was slapped against 86-year-old Shah Wali Mohammad and Nazir Ahmad Ganai while Molana Sarjan Barkati was shifted to central jail. A Hurriyat spokesman said that […]

‘Freedom chacha’ shifted to Central Jail

‘Freedom chacha’ shifted to Central Jail

Srinagar: Days after the high court quashed his detention under draconian law Public Safety Act, pro-freedom activist and key mobiliser during last year’s uprising Sarjan Barkati was shifted to Central Jail, Srinagar. After the court orders, he was lodged at Shopian police station. Police have said that there are a number of FIRs against Barkati […]

Mehbooba’s administration incapable of releasing youth, says Hurriyat

Mehbooba’s administration incapable of releasing youth, says Hurriyat

Srinagar: Taking potshots at Mehbooba Mufti led state government, Hurriyat Conference (G) on Tuesday said the administration is non-existent on the ground and all decisions are taken in power corridors in Delhi and state administration is incompetent to such an extent that it can’t release even a single detainee. Ridiculing the statement of Mehbooba Mufti, […]

How can a person with one leg disrupt peace?

How can a person with one leg disrupt peace?

SRINAGAR: Hurriyat Conference (G) on Monday strongly condemned the slapping of PSA on Tanveer Ahmad, a handicapped youth from Baramulla, and termed it a “height of shame and disgrace of the so-called of highly qualified bureaucratic stooges of the collaborators, who blindly follow their dictates to put a big question mark on their education”. The […]

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