Ashraf Laya bailed out, re-arrested

Srinagar, October 30, 2016 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, Tehreek Hurriyet Jammu and Kashmir leader, Muhammad Ashraf Laya was re-arrested on Saturday after a local court bailed him in a fake case.

According to Kashmir Media Service, Muhammad Ashraf Laya was produced in a local court and granted bail; however, police re-arrested him in another fake case and lodged in Srinagar central Jail.

Muhammad Ashraf Laya was brought to SMHS hospital by the authorities. He underwent various medical tests whose reports are awaited. The court has already directed authorities not to shift Muhammad Ashraf Laya out of the territory due to his health conditions.

Meanwhile, senior leaders of Tehreek Hurriyet, Ameer Hamza, Bashir Ahmad Sofi, Shabbir Mujahid and Manzoor Ahmad have been lodged in Srinagar Central Jail under draconian Public Safety Act (PSA).

Advocate Bashir Ahmad Butt, Muhammad Yasin Butt, Showkat Ahmad Bakhshi, Bashir Kashmiri, Shakeel Ahmad Butt, Shahdab Ahmad Gadyari and other six minor students have also been arrested and lodged in Central Jail, Srinagar.

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Kashmir Media Service
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