J-K Salvation Movement chairman Zaffar Akbar Bhat and three other people have been arrested in connection with militancy funding and for procuring MBBS seats for students from Jammu and Kashmir in Pakistan.
News agency ANI quoted Jammu and Kashmir’s Director General of Police (DGP) Dilbagh Singh saying that four people – Salvation Movement chairman Mohammad Akbar Bhat alias Zaffar Akbar Bhat, Fatima Shah, Mohammad Abdullah Shah and Sabzar Ahmad Sheikh – have been arrested.
It said that the brother of Mohammed Abdullah Shah went to Pakistan in 90s and has been working as a facilitator of Hurriyat.
“Details of other accused can’t be shared right now. The investigation is underway,” the DGP, according to ANI, said.