Tihar torture victims seek shifting of detainees, hail CM Mehbooba’s intervention


Kashmir Wire

Srinagar, Hailing  Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti for her intervention and seeking action against the security personnel involved in the attack on  Kashmiri prisoners in Delhi’s Tihar Jail, the parents and relatives of assaulted detainees Sunday appealed her to make arrangements for their shifting and ensure their safety and security in the jail till then.

“We the parents and relatives of assaulted detainees are having every apprehension of threat to the lives of our sons lodged in Tihar jail. That the detainees at Tihar Jail may be provided all rights detailed under the jail manuals till they are shifted to Jammu and Kashmir”, the parents said in an appeal to the chief minister after staging a protest at press enclave here.

They said being the chief minister of Jammu and Kashmir, “we hope that your good self is morally bound to ensure the safety and welfare of our sons who are lodged in Tihar Jail.