The Supreme Court docket on Wednesday sought response of the Jammu and Kashmir administration on a plea difficult former J&Okay chief minister Mehbooba Mufti’s detention below the Public Security Act.
A bench headed by Justice Arun Mishra additionally requested Iltija Mufti, daughter of the PDP chief, to offer an endeavor stating that she has not filed some other petition earlier than different judicial discussion board, together with the excessive courtroom, difficult the detention of her mom.
Iltija had filed a habeas corpus (carry the individual) petition within the apex courtroom difficult the federal government’s order issued on February 5 for invoking the Public Security Act (PSA) provision towards Mehbooba Mufti to maintain her in detention.
The bench has now posted the plea for listening to on March 18.
Earlier, the identical bench had issued discover to the Jammu and Kashmir Union Territory administration on an analogous plea filed towards the federal government notification invoking the PSA towards former chief minister Omar Abdullah.