SRINAGAR The incarcerated chairman of Muslim League Masarat Aalam Bhat was brought from Kot Bhalwal Jail, Jammu to Srinagar for the hearing of a case registered in 2015.
Alam was produced in Forest Court where after hearing the arguments; the judge fixed the next hearing of the said case on October 16, 2018.
After hearing, the Masrat was taken back to Kotbhalwal Jail Jammu, a League spokesman said. He said that State and Central Govt’s set new policies and adopt new methods for his continued imprisonment under baseless cases, which is worst kind of human rights violation and is highly condemnable.
He said that the government is deliberately doing it under a plan so that he is not released by the court. He said that prolonging the illegal detention of Masarrat showed their frustration.
He said Govt instead of honoring court orders are ignoring all norms and rules. Alam is being subjected to political vendetta.
He said Masrat’s PSA’s have been quashed by judiciary previously and even 36th PSA slapped on him is about to complete.
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