‘Er Rasheed humiliated, detained forcibly in Patnitop’

0Shares

JAMMU: Independent leg­islator and AIP Supremo Er Rasheed was allegedly thrashed by police before his detention at Police sta­tion Patnitop in Jammu and Kashmir on Friday.

An AIP spokesman said that Rasheed and his col­leagues were detained on Friday by police at Patnitop as they were on their way to Ramban, where the MLA Langate had to address a series of public gatherings.

"As soon as Er. Rasheed reached Patnitop Friday afternoon he was stopped by a heavy contingent of J&K Police. However when Er. Rasheed started arguing with the police of­ficers, he was humiliated, thrashed and detained forcibly at Police Station Patnitop," he said.

Condemning the inci­dent, the spokesman said that the BJP-PDP Govt. was using J&K Police as a tool to curb the genuine voices.

"Such dirty tricks will not weaken the will of Er. Rasheed," added the spokes­man while accusing the po­lice of jungle raj. (CNS)

 

Be Part of Quality Journalism

Quality journalism takes a lot of time, money and hard work to produce and despite all the hardships we still do it. Our reporters and editors are working overtime in Kashmir and beyond to cover what you care about, break big stories, and expose injustices that can change lives. Today more people are reading Kashmir Observer than ever, but only a handful are paying while advertising revenues are falling fast.

ACT NOW
MONTHLYRs 100
YEARLYRs 1000
LIFETIMERs 10000

CLICK FOR DETAILS


Observer News Service

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

KO SUPPLEMENTS