Journalist Aasif Sultan sent to judicial custody till Sep 22

Journalist Aasif Sultan, who was arrested last month by police, has been sent to Central Jail, Srinagar in judicial custody till September 22.
A court in Srinagar while hearing his bail plea sent him to judicial custody till September 22.
Sultan, who works with a local news magazine Kashmir Narrator, was formally arrested last week after “six-day detention” at a police station in Batmaloo area of Srinagar.
Several journalists’ bodies including ‘Reporters Without Borders’ and International Federation of Journalists” have called for his immediate release. GNS