PSA Against Abdullah
SRINAGAR, Sept. 18 -- The arrest of the three time J&K Chief Minister Dr Farooq Abdullah under Public Safety Act marks the latest move in a series of government measures to curb the potential popular resistance to the revocation of Article 370 on August 5. The move unexpectedly followed the filing of a habeas corpus petition in the Supreme Court by MDMK leader Vaiko for Abdullah's production. Supreme Court on Monday issued notices to Centre and the state administration on the petition. The 83-year-old leader is the first high-profile pro-India politician to be arrested under the PSA which has been described by the Amnesty International as the "lawless law". The Amnesty has said the PSA is an attempt by the authorities to circumvent the lega...
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