UN special rapporteurs express concern over detention of Bar president Mian Qayoom

Srinagar: Five special United Nations Special Rapporteur had written to the government of India about the “alleged arbitrary detention” of Miyan Abdul Qayoom, the president of Jammu and Kashmir High Court Bar Association (HCBA), under Public Safety Act (PSA). Qayoom, who is also a human rights lawyer, was arrested on the intervening night of 4 … Continue reading UN special rapporteurs express concern over detention of Bar president Mian Qayoom