"He is 73, his period of detention about to expire", Supreme Court asks J&K govt if Mian Abdul Qayoom's detention is required amid COVID-19

Justice Kaul remarked that Qayoom has been in prison for long enough and "his ideology remains the same".
Mian Abdul Qayoom, Supreme Court
Mian Abdul Qayoom, Supreme Court

The Supreme Court today asked the government of Jammu & Kashmir if the prolonged detention of Jammu & Kashmir High Court Bar Association President Mian Abdul Qayoom was required even as his detention period of one year is about to expire on August 7.

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