SRINAGAR: 29-year-old Aatif Hassan, a resident of Anantnag district of south Kashmir, was on Tuesday booked under the Public Safety Act and shifted to Kotbalwal jail in Jammu.
Hasan, father to a four-year-old baby, was arrested two weeks back when he was coming out of Anantnag District Court complex after a hearing into a previous case.
Since 2008, 55 FIRs have been registered against Hassan, who is a resident of Deva Colony Janglat Mandi.
Local sources said that Hassan, who is into pharmaceutical business, was being harassed by police for taking to social media to express his pro-freedom sentiment.
They said that he has been slapped with PSA three times before.