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Jammu and Kashmir People's Movement leader Shah Faesal detained under stringent Public Safety Act


  • Former civil servant and chief of Jammu and Kashmir Peoples' Movement (JKPM) Shah Faesal has been booked under the Public Safety Act (PSA) that allows detention without trial for up to three months and multiple extensions

  • The Jammu and Kashmir administration had on 5 February invoked the stringent PSA against former Chief Ministers Omar Abdullah and Mehbooba Mufti

  • . Faesal was detained on 14 August 2019, a week after the scrapping of the special status of the erstwhile State


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