India’s NIA files charge sheet against Kashmiri Hurriyat leaders

New Delhi, January 18, 2018 (PPI-OT):India’s National Investigation Agency (NIA), today, filed a charge sheet against 12 people including several Hurriyat leaders in a false case registered against them in May last year for their active role in the ongoing Kashmir freedom movement.

The NIA filed the charge sheet before a Special Court in New Delhi against Hurriyat leaders, Altaf Ahmed Shah, Nayeem Ahmed Khan, Ayaz Muhammad Akbar, Shahid-ul-Islam, Farooq Ahmed Dar, Peer Saifullah and Raja Merajuddin Kalwal, noted Kashmiri businessman, Zahoor Ahmed Watali, photojournalist, Kamran Yusuf, and a youth, Javaid Ahmed Butt. The charge sheet also includes the name of Hizbul Mujahideen Chief, Syed Salahuddin. The charge sheet says that these people have waged a war against India. The NIA also sought permission to continue its investigations in the case.

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