New Delhi, Dec 7:
Former head of Kashmir Chambers of Commerce Mubeen Shah, who was detained under
the stringent Public Safety Act in the aftermath of the August 5 developments
in Jammu and Kashmir, was released on Saturday after the Union Territory’s
administration “temporarily released” him for three months, officials
non-resident Indian who is based out of Malaysia, was released this morning
after an order issued by the Home Secretary of Jammu and Kashmir was handed
over to jail authorities.
The order said
that he had been temporarily released for a period of three months and should
surrender on March 7, 2020.
Shah was among
the host of politicians, social activists and businessmen detained on August 5,
when the Centre withdrew special status to the erstwhile state and also
bifurcated it into two union territories – Ladakh and Jammu and Kashmir.