SRINAGAR: Government of Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday revoked Public Safety Act detention order of National Conference leader Hilal Akbar Lone.
Hilal is a son of Parliament member and senior NC leader Mohammad Akbar Lone
Hilal was detained at the time of abrogation of Article 370 on August 5, 2019. Booked under the stringent PSA, he was initially kept at the Centaur hotel in Srinagar and later shifted to MLA hostel.
The revocation of his detention comes two days after the Jammu and Kashmir High Court quashed the PSA detention of NC general secretary Ali Mohammad Sagar.
Earlier on today, the government revoked the Public Safety Act (PSA) detention of senior People’s Democratic Party leader Naseem Akhtar.