IOK HC quashes PSA detention of Bijbehara resident

Srinagar, November 17, 2013 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir High Court has quashed illegal detention of a resident of Bijbehara area of Islamabad under black law, Public Safety Act.A bench of Justice Mohammad Yaqoob Mir quashed the detention of Tariq Ahmad Shah after hearing a petition filed by the detainee through his counsel, advocate M S Reshi.

Tariq Shah had sought quashment of his detention issued by District Magistrate Islamabad on May 23, this year.

While quashing the detention of Shah, who is lodged in Kathua jail, the court directed the authorities to release him forthwith.

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