Vice Chairman, Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) Showkat Bakshi was released on Saturday from Srinagar Central Jail today.
Bakshi was arrested on August 7, 2016, during the unrest. He was lodged at Humhama police station and later shifted to Srinagar Central Jail.
"Court had granted him bail around a month ago. However, authorities released him today," said Bakshi's family members.