Authorities release two more political leaders

Authorities release two more political leaders

Srinagar:   Authorities on Monday afternoon released two more political leaders including NC leader and former MLA,  Batmaloo Irfan Ahmad Shah and former  PPD MLC  Khursheed Alam from the detention.

Reports reaching to KNS said the duo was released this afternoon from MLA hostel Srinagar. However both of them were put under house arrest.

 Both the leaders were initially put in centaur Hotel turned sub jail and later were shifted to MLA hostel Srinagar.

Today they were released after six months of detention.

Shah, Alam along with dozens other leaders were detained hours before when the centre abrogated the special status of Jammu and Kashmir and bifurcated the erstwhile state into the two union territories.

Earlier several political leaders were released in phased manner.