Masarat Alam brought to Srinagar for hearing, shifted back to Kotbalwal Jail

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Srinagar, Aug 12: The incarcerated chairman of Muslim League Jammu and Kashmir Masarat Aalam Bhat here on Sunday brought from Kot Bhalwal Jail, Jammu to Srinagar for the hearing of a case lodged against him in Police Station Nowhatta.
League Chairman Masrat Aalam was produced today before Additional District and Session Judge where after hearing the arguments; the judge fixed the next hearing of the said case on 14of Sep 2018.
In a statement, League Spokesman Sajad Ayobi said after hearing, the Masarat was taken back to Kotbalwal Jail Jammu. Ayobi said that State, Central Govt as well sets new policies and methods for his continued imprisonment under baseless cases, which is worst kind of human rights violation and is highly condemnable.
He said that the government is deliberately doing it under a plan so that he is not released by the court. He said that prolonging the illegal detention of Masarat showed their frustration.
The policy adopted by the government through which Masarat is being moved from one police station to another cannot break his will and courage, he added.
League spokesman appealed the rights-defender bodies including the Red Cross, Bar Association Pakistan and Human Rights Watch to take the note of the “worst political revenge against Masrat Aalam and illegal detention by the government and asked them “to play their role. (KNS)