Guv remits life imprisonment of 7

Excelsior Correspondent
SRINAGAR, Aug 14: In exercise of the powers conferred under Section 34 of the Constitution of Jammu and Kashmir, Governor N N Vohra today said that remaining term of the seven life convict prisoners will be remitted with effect from tomorrow.
The convicts whose life imprisonment has been remitted include, Bashir Ahmad S/o Sharief R/o Gopala tehsil Akhnoor Jammu, life imprisonment and fine Rs 50,000 Central Jail Jammu Kot Bhalwal;  Mohammad Iqbal S/o Imam Din R/o Mangota Marmat district Doda life imprisonment and fine Rs 6000 Central Jail Jammu Kote Bhalwal; Shalinder Singh S/o Keshaw Ram R/o Santhi Kanhota District Doda life imprisonment and fine Rs 5000 Central Jail Jammu Kot Bhalwal; Uma Devi W/o late Mohinder Paul R/o Dhani Dhar Rajouri life imprisonment and fine Rs 5000 Central Jail Jammu Kot Bhalwal; Sain S/o Haji Shera R/o Hariwala Tehsil Mahore, District Reasi life imprisonment and fine Rs 15,000 Central Jail Jammu; Abdul Ahad Rather S/o Mohammad Akram Rather R/o Jawbara Awantiporalife imprisonment and fine Rs 20,000 Central Jail Srinagar and Bashir Ahmad Bhat S/o Abdul Gaffar Bhat R/o Bahoo, Awantipora Pulwama life imprisonment and fine Rs 20,000 Central Jail Srinagar.
According to a notification issued by Principal Secretary Home, R K Goyal here this evening, the convicts will have to furnish surety bond and personal bond to the satisfaction of the concerned Superintendent Jail before their release.