JKLF Chairman Muhammad Yasin Malik who along with others had been arrested on Wednesday December 10, has been released from Srinagar central jail, a spokesperson of JKLF said.
In a statement spokesman said,Malik and others were released after furnishing a personal bond but in order to prolong the detention of JKLF chairman Muhammad Yasin Malik authorities brought up some older case of year 2014, registered at Ram Munshi Bagh police station and tried to halt his release .
“Today Instead of releasing Yasin sahib from Srinagar central jail, police presented him before judicial magistrates’ court and after a long hearing, court ordered his release from open court,” said spokesman.
Meanwhile JKLF has expressed its heartfelt grief and sorrow over the sad demise of the mother of senior journalist Zahir ud din. JKLF has also expressed grief over the demise of grandmother of its activist Irfan Ahmad Khan of Athwajan Srinagar. A JKLF delegation led by secretary general Engineer Ghulam Rasool Dar Eidhi on saturday visited the residence of Zahir ud din and expressed condolences to him and to the other members of the bereaved family.