Hizb chief Salahuddin’s son’s judicial custody extended

Hizb chief Salahuddin’s son’s judicial custody extended

New Delhi: A court in New Delhi has extended till January 19 the judicial custody of Hizbul Mujahideen chief Syed Salahuddin’s son Syed Shahid, arrested in a six-year-old terror funding case.
Shahid, 42, a Jammu and Kashmir government employee, was arrested in Srinagar on October 24 after he was called for questioning at the National Investigation Agency (NIA) headquarters.
He was remanded in seven-day NIA custody last Wednesday.
On Friday, he was presented before District Judge Poonam Bamba who, during the in-camera proceedings, extended his judicial custody. (Agencies)