SC seeks J&K's reply on plea of HC bar leader challenging his detention

3 months ago 12
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NEW DELHI:

The Supreme Court

Friday issued notice to Jammu and

Kashmir

administration on a plea filed by bar leader Mian Abdul Qayoom challenging his

detention

under Public Safety Act since August 7 last year.
A bench of Justices

Sanjay Kishan Kaul

and B R Gavai issued notice to the UT's administration and sought its reply by first week of the reopening of the top court.
Senior advocate

Dushyant Dave

and advocate

Vrinda Grover

, appearing for Qayoom said that they have challenged the order of the high Court which had upheld his detention under the J&K Public Safety Act.
The bench also passed an interim direction for providing some daily essentials to him while in detention at

Tihar Jail

.

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