Former Chief Minister and Lok Sabha member, Farooq Abdullah was set free on Friday after authorities said his detention under the Public Safety Act (PSA) had been revoked.
The Jammu and Kashmir government has revoked the Public Safety Act (PSA) of former chief minister Omar Abdullah and ended his detention on Tuesday after nearly eight months ahead of the revocation of Article 370 on August 5 2019.
Indian government forces on Wednesday killed the leader of the largest Kashmiri militant group, Riyaz Naikoo fighting for independence.
Authorities have clamped a curfew in parts of Indian-controlled Kashmir ahead of the first anniversary of New Delhi's decision to revoke the disputed region’s semi-autonomy.
Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan on Wednesday branded India an "oppressor and aggressor" a year after New Delhi imposed direct rule on Indian-administered Kashmir.
In 12 months of lockdown upon shutdown, Kashmiris say their economy has frozen and they are still denied basic rights to justice, freedom of speech and access to the internet
The Jammu and Kashmir government on Tuesday revoked Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chief Mehbooba Muftis Public Safety Act (PSA) under which she was detained in Kashmir for over last one year.