Public Safety Act
India  /  Published 13.03.20

Farooq freed, but lips are sealed

Three-time chief minister Farooq Abdullah is a free man today, after seven months in captivity, but not free enough to speak his mind.The Jammu and Kashmir government on Friday revoked Farooq’s dete...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar

India  /  Published 27.11.19

Fear of PSA keeps Valley leaders in chains

Nearly four months in jail have left around three dozen members of the once powerful political elite of Kashmir outraged and restless but the fear of being booked under the draconian Public Safety Act...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar

India  /  Published 21.11.19

Farooq Abdullah on House defence panel

Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Farooq Abdullah has been included in a 21-member consultative committee on defence even as he remains detained under the stringent Public Safety Act (PSA) after...
By The Telegraph and PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 12.02.20

Judge recuses self from hearing Omar's detention plea

Supreme Court justice M. M. Shantanagoudar on Wednesday recused himself from hearing the plea filed by Sara Abdullah Pilot challenging the detention of her brother and NC leader Omar Abdullah under th...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 12.06.20

FIR for criticism of HC order

Criticism of a high court judgment has earned a group of people in Kashmir, mostly lawyers, an FIR and police summons.The Valley’s lawyers claim the police are hounding them for criticising a Jammu ...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar



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