Masarat released, re-arrested
Srinagar: Incarcerated Hurriyat Conference (G) leader and Muslim League chairman, Masarat Alam Bhat was Wednesday released after bail was produced to the jail authorities however, he was immediately re-arrested by Bandipora police in yet another case.
Earlier, the bail, which was upheld by the Session Court Bandipora after rejecting a state petition against it was produced before the district jail Baramulla authorities.
Legal secretary to Muslim League, Shah Riyaz told local media that the jail authorities let Masarat go, however a police party of Bandipora police station re-arrested him in the jail premises.
Masarat is undergoing detention since October 2010 barring forty days after he was arrested for spearheading then people’s uprising.