Srinagar: Senior separatist leader and President Anjuman-e-Shari Shian Aga Syed Hasan Almosvi Alsafvi on Friday led congregational prayers at central Kashmir’s Budgam district, first time after the abrogation of special status.
On Friday, after spending more than 425 days under house detention at Darul Mustafa Shariat Abad, Budgam, Aga Hassan crossed all barricades that prevented his movement to lead the Friday congregation, news agency KNS reported.
The report quoting a statement further said that the house detention of Aga Hassan, after the abrogation of the Article 370 was challenged in the Jammu and Kashmir High Court.
“The petition was heard and the government of Jammu and Kashmir was asked to come forward and clear the position on the Aga Hassan’s detention, to which the administration answered that Aga Hassan was free and was advised to stay safe in the given turbulent environment,” the report added.
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