New Delhi, September 21
Days after his launch from jail following a court docket quashing his detention beneath the stringent National Security Act, Kafeel Khan met Congress normal secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra right here on Monday.
Khan, a medical physician, was lately launched from the Mathura jail after the Allahabad High Court quashed his detention beneath the stringent National Security Act (NSA).
During the assembly, Khan is learnt to have thanked Priyanka Gandhi for the help and assist supplied by the Congress throughout and after his detention.
Khan’s spouse and youngsters additionally met Priyanka Gandhi.
Uttar Pradesh Congress chief Ajay Kumar Lallu and the occasion’s state minority cell’s chief Shahnawaz Alam had been additionally current through the assembly.
Khan was suspended from Gorakhpur’s BRD Medical College after a number of youngsters died there in 2017, apparently as a result of lack of oxygen cylinders on the authorities hospital.
A departmental inquiry later cleared Khan of many of the expenses, however he discovered himself in hassle for an allegedly provocative speech in Aligarh over the amended citizenship regulation.
He was detained beneath the stringent NSA, which the Allahabad High Court earlier this month dominated was unlawful.
After his launch, Khan had gone to Rajasthan together with his household.
“There is a Congress government in Rajasthan. My family felt that we will be safe… I wanted to spend some quality time with my family,” he had mentioned.
After he was launched from jail, Priyanka Gandhi had spoken over telephone with Kafeel Khan and his household and promised all attainable assist.
In Uttar Pradesh, the Congress had launched a marketing campaign for Khan’s launch and Congressmen raised their voice for the discharge by signing signature campaigns, holding protests and writing letters. PTI