HC quashes PSA detention of Beerwah youth

The Jammu and Kashmir High Court has quashed the detention of a Beerwah youth under Public Safety Act (PSA).
HC quashes PSA detention of Beerwah youth
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The Jammu and Kashmir High Court has quashed the detention of a Beerwah youth under Public Safety Act (PSA).

Javaid Ahmad Wani was released after three months of detention at Kot Balwal Jammu under PSA on December 13, family sources told Greater Kashmir.

"He was arrested in September and Public Safety Act was slapped on him on September 7 and was shifted to Kot Balwal Jammu. Three FIRs were lodged against him at Police Station Beerwah for actively participating in pro-freedom protests," they said.

Sources said that three other persons have also been released after the court quashed their detention under PSA.

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