The judicial remand of separatist leader Shabir Shah on Wednesday was further extended till August 31after a Delhi Court dismissed his bail application, reports said.
Shah was arrested on charges of money laundering and was sent to a 14-day judicial remand earlier on August 9.
“The remand time of 14 days got concluded so we had requested for a custodial remand of another 14 days, which the court has granted. We also have a lot of electronic evidences and telephonic information and call records. Basically we have been confronting him with the information we have. Rest cannot be disclosed more,” Enforcement Directorate (ED) lawyer, Rajeev Awasthi told a news gathering agency.
Earlier on August 6, the Enforcement Directorate questioned Shah’s wife in the ongoing money laundering case.
On July 25, Shah was arrested from his residence, where he was under house detention for a very long time, in Jammu and Kashmir’s Srinagar.