Advertisement

HindustanTimes Mon,22 Sep 2014

NC,Cong say action should be taken against Khan if charges true

PTI  New Delhi, February 07, 2014
First Published: 14:36 IST(7/2/2014) | Last Updated: 14:38 IST(7/2/2014)

The ruling National Conference and its ally in Jammu and Kashmir, Congress, today said action should be taken against state minister Shabir Ahmad Khan if the molestation charges against him are found to be true.

Advertisement

"If charges are true, action must be taken as per the law," union minister and National Conference leader Farooq Abdullah told reporters outside Parliament House.

He said crimes against women like molestation and rape are not acceptable and "we are all against any such thing."

Union Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad said that if the complaint is found to be true, action will be taken according to the law.

Jammu and Kashmir minister Shabir Ahmad Khan was yesterday booked by police on molestation charges following a complaint by a lady doctor.

comment Note: By posting your comments here you agree to the terms and conditions of www.hindustantimes.com
blog comments powered by Disqus

Advertisement
more from Jammu and Kashmir

More bodies found, toll touches 277

The death toll in the Jammu and Kashmir floods has reached 277, including 79 deaths in the Kashmir Valley. The figure was confirmed by chief minister Omar Abdullah on Friday. Rescue workers have so far recovered 74 bodies since water started receding from different parts of the Valley.
Advertisement

 
Advertisement
Copyright © 2014 HT Media Limited. All Rights Reserved