HC stays Pulwama youth’s detention order under PSA

Srinagar:  The High Court on Wednesday stayed deputy Commissioner Pulwama order to detain a under Public Safety Act a student from the south Kashmir district.

A bench of Justice Muzaffar Hussain Attar stayed at pre-execution stage the detention order that was slapped against Adil Iqbal of Chakoora Pulwama by the deputy commissioner Pulwama on February 24 this year.

“I pleaded before the court that the detention order against Adil was illegal,” said Advocate G N Shaheen, representing the B A final year student of degree college Anantnag .

He said Adil was booked by police for resorting to stone pelting and a case( FIR no 11/2016) was registered against him at Police station Pulwama.