Anantnag 5 May: Chief Judicial Magistrate Anantnag today issued non-bailable warrants against SHO Anantnag, Ayaz Geelani and Sub-Inspector Gowahar Malla in the case Er. Rasheed Versus Anantnag Police, regarding thrashing him at Khanabal on 2ndDecember 2016. According to the reporter case came up today for hearing and Er. Rasheed pleaded before the court that neither has department taken any action against the accused police officers nor is police allowing his free movement in the state. Rasheed argued that if he despite being a public representative is being deprived of his rights and thrashed day in and day out, how can he speak for the rights of a common man. Judge took strong cognizance of accused police officers for their absence in the court and issued non-bailable warrants against the accused police officers, to be executed by SSP Anantnag. The next date of hearing of the case has been fixed on 26thof May 2017.
Syed Aijaz Kashani AIP