‘Arrested for allegedly receiving funds’
Srinagar, Aug 14: Seven of the four Hurriyat members were sent to judicial custody Sunday by a Delhi court for allegedly receiving money to fuel unrest in Kashmir.
Duty Magistrate Pankaj Sharma sent Geelani’s son-in-law Altaf Ahmed Shah, popularly known as Altaf Fantoosh, Peer Saifullah, Mehrajuddin Kalwal and Nayeem Khan to jail for 14 days.
The court’s order came after the NIA submitted that they were not required for further interrogation.
Seven leaders as Altaf Fantoosh, Peer Saifullah, Mehrajuddin Kalwal and Nayeem Khan, Shahid-ul-Islam, Farooq Ahmed Dar and Ayaz Akbar were arrested by NIA and were subsequently sent to the judicial custody. (KNS)