SRINAGAR: The Jammu and Kashmir
administration on Friday prolonged the detention of PDP president Mehbooba Mufti
by three months below the Public Safety Act. Mufti was amongst a whole bunch of people that have been taken into preventive custody hours forward of the Centre revoking particular standing of the Jammu and Kashmir and breaking the state into two union territories on August 5 final yr.
The present detention order of the previous chief minister was expiring on August 5 this yr.
According to an order issued by the Home Department, Mufti will proceed to stay below detention for an additional three months at her official residence at Fairview Bungalow, which has been declared a subsidiary jail.
“The law enforcing agencies have recommended further extension in the period of detention and on examination, the same is considered to be necessary,” the order reads.
Most of the opposite mainstream politicians, together with Farooq Abdullah and his son Omar Abdullah, have been launched from custody.