Srinagar: The authorities on Tuesday slapped 35th Public Safety Act (PSA) on senior Hurriyat leader and Muslim League (ML) chairman, Masarat Alam Bhat, and shifted him to Kot Bhalwal Jail in Jammu, the ML leaders said.
Legal Secretary of Muslim League, Shah Riyaz said that Alam who was under detention at Baramulla sub-jail was sent to judicial remand till May 15.
However, he said that the Baramulla police had recommended to district administration to slap PSA against him.
Riyaz said that the Deputy Commissioner (DC) Baramulla following the recommendation slapped PSA against Alam and he was shifted to Kot Bhalwal Jail in Jammu. He said that it is his 35th PSA. (KNS)