Tue. Oct 19th, 2021

Gilgit Police detains Sheikh Nayyar Abbas of MWM

By Tanveer Ahmad

Gilgit: Gilgit police on Saturday arrested former General Secretary of Majlis e Wahdat ul Muslimeen Gilgit-Baltistan, Shaikh Naayar Abbas Mustafavi.

Police sources told media that Naayar Abbas was arrested on charges of violating Fourth Schedule violations and refusing to sign the forth schedule form.

He was at home when four vehicles of Gilgit police came outside his residence at Nomal  and station house officer Nomal entered along with his team and arrested him, said police sources.

Member GB legislative assembly Haji Rizwan Ali and other leaders of MWM were also present at the time of arrest.

Later, the police shifted the MWM leader to city police station Gilgit and then the accused was presented in a special anti-terrorism court. The court sent him to prison, where he will stay till singing the fourth schedule form.

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