Kashmir HCBA demands release of Kashmiri detainees amid Covid spread

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In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, the High Court Bar Association (HCBA) has urged India and its local regime to immediately release the Kashmiri political prisoners detained under draco-nian laws Public Safety Act and Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act, lodged in different jails of India and the territory in view of the grim Covid-19 and Omicron situation.

The HCBA spokesman, G. N Shaheen Advocate in a statement issued in Srinagar said the threat posed by the 3rd wave to the general public and particularly jail inmates is most disturbing and seri-ous in nature and the authorities should review the cases of prisoners lodged in congested jails.—KMS

 

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