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Masarat Alam released and re-arrested
Publish Date: 29-12-16 10:02 PM
Srinagar, December 29: Prominent APHC leader Masarat Alam Butt was on today re-arrested after he was released from jail on the same day following the High Court’s order. The court, on Tuesday, had quashed the Public Safety Act (PSA) detention order of Hurriyet leader.
Masarat Alam Butt was booked under the black law PSA. He was arrested on April 17, 2015 for waving Pakistani flag in a Hurriyet rally in Srinagar. His detention order was quashed by the high court on August 21.
Masarat Alam was re-arrested on September 1, 2015 in Jammu jail premises after authorities released him following the High Court’s order.