Farooq and Omar Abdullah move Jammu & Kashmir HC for release of 16 National Conference leaders detained following Article 370 abrogation

In the plea filed for 82-year-old Nasir Aslam Wani by Farooq Abdullah, it is contended that the 11-month detention is illegal, unlawful and violative of Articles 21 and 22 of the Constitution.
Farooq and Omar Abdullah move Jammu & Kashmir HC for release of 16 National Conference leaders detained following Article 370 abrogation
Omar Abdullah (L) and Dr Farooq Abdullah (R)

The Jammu & Kashmir High Court has been moved for the release of 16 members of the National Conference who were detained last year in the wake of the abrogation of Article 370 of the Constitution.

The habeas corpus pleas have been moved by President of the National Conference Party, Dr Farooq Abdullah and his son Omar Abdullah, both of whom were similarly detained but released in March this year.

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