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Rahul Gandhi accuses Centre of 'illegally' detaining Mehbooba Mufti, Union minister reminds him history


As soon as Rahul Gandhi accused the Central government of "illegally" detaining Mehbooba Mufti and other political leaders, Union Minister Jitendra Singh took a dig at the Congress leader by reminding him about the "infamous" history of the detention of Sheikh Abdullah during the Congress regime.

Day after the Jammu and Kashmir (J&K) authorities extended the detention of PDP chief and former Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti under the stringent Public Safety Act (PSA), Congress leader Rahul Gandhi accused the Central government of "damaging" the democracy by "illegally" detaining political leaders.

Mehbooba Mufti, who has been held since August 5, 2019 ...


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