Hurriyat leader Mirwaiz Umar Farooq , was detained following the repeal for the status given to Jammu & Kashmir Under article 370 , He was among the 7 individuals who have signed the bond to safe guard their release.
The sources claims that apart from Mirwaiz Umar , There were Two leader from National Conference, out of which one is from the Democratic Party and People’s Conference and 2 More others signed the bonds , whose political bonds were not revealed immediately.
The detainees, mostly politicians, were offered to be released by the Jammu and Kashmir administration on the condition that they sign the bond, which bars them from indulging in any political activity after their release.
After the 5th August decision that took place by the central government more than thousand people including Politicians , activists and lawyers were detained.
Farooq has been detained under the stringent Public Safety Act while other politicians were mostly detained in different sections of the CrPC.