Omar Abdullah, Mehbooba Mufti detained Under Public Safety Act

Farooq Abdullah
Jammu and Kashmir NC Leader Farooq and Omar Abdullah

Feb 7: Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Ministers Omar Abdullah and Mehbooba Mufti, who have been detained since 5th August 2019, have been charged under the Public Safety Act – a stringent law that allows detention without trial for up to three months.

Mehbooba Mufti’s daughter Iltija, who handles her Twitter account, confirmed the order.

Omar Abdullah and Mehbooba Mufti will be kept at the facilities where they are currently under detention.

Omar Abdullah’s father, Farooq Abdullah was charged under the same law last September and has been under house arrest since August as well.

Related Posts