Ameer Jama’at Booked Under PSA, Shifted To Kathua Jail

SRINAGAR

Dr Abdul Hamid Fayaz (Ameer of Jama’at-e-Islami ) who was booked under Public Safety Act (PSA) earlier, has been shifted to Kathua Jail today.

According to reports, Ameer Jama’at was detained on February 23 from his residence at Hyderpora and was placed under police detention. Today early morning he was shifted to Kathua Jail from Budgam police station.

Earlier, GoI banned the Jamaat-e-Islami organisation of Jammu and Kashmir under various law for the next five years. Besides ban, scores of its leaders and activists were arrested by the police.

On March 22, the centre also banned the Yasin Malik led Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front organisation, while as Malik, who is also the part of JRL was detained under PSA and shifted to Jammu jail.