New Delhi: A petition has been filed in the court against Mehbooba Mufti, the former Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir. A petition has been filed in a court in Muzaffarpur, Bihar, seeking registration of a case against PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti. A petition has been filed in a court in Muzaffarpur in Bihar, accusing former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti of sedition.
Social activist Chandrakishore Parashar has filed a petition in the Chief Judicial Magistrate’s court saying Mehbooba Mufti had told journalists before and after her recent meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi that Jammu and Kashmir should be restored to democracy and its special state. To restore the status, the Indian government should talk to the people there as well as to Pakistan.
A petition has been filed in a court of Bihar’s Muzaffarpur praying to book PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti under Sections 323, 504, 109, 110, 111, 120B & 124 of IPC for her statement urging govt to resume dialogue with Pakistan. Matter to be heard on July 7: Advocate Kamlesh (01.07) pic.twitter.com/z9D9XKcyT1
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Statement given under a well thought out conspiracy
The petitioner has alleged that the said statement was made by Mufti as a deliberate conspiracy with the aim of restoring peace in Jammu and Kashmir and affecting the democratic system and endangering the unity and integrity of the country by spreading confusion. Parashar alleged that the Mufti made such a statement with the aim of inciting the youth of Jammu and Kashmir to sedition and terrorism.
The petition states that sections 109, 110, 111 of the Indian Penal Code against Mufti; To be prosecuted under 120B, 124, 323 and 504. He has also claimed that news of Mufti’s remarks in newspapers and news channels caused him mental unrest and forced him to seek medical treatment.
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