Jammu & Kashmir High Court warns government over failure to release detenues despite court orders

"This court hopes that such like scenario does not repeat again," the Court said while dealing with a case where a man remained in jail for 79 more days even though his detention order was quashed in December.
Illegal Detention
Illegal Detention

The High Court of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh recently warned officials of the Jammu and Kashmir government to ensure that persons under preventive detention are released promptly if their detention orders are quashed by courts [Muneeb Rasool Shenwari vs. R. K. Goyal and Ors].

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