Here's why Omar Abdullah sports a careless beard

Mirror Fuentes ex J&K CM Omar Abdullah second photo, which is currently reserved under the Public Security Law (PSA)

In a fresh photo, former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah, who has been detained in Srinagar Since the August repeal, you can see a government doctor who had come to verify your health. In the photo with the doctor, you could see Omar with a gray beard covered with weeds.

Since Omar was placed under house arrest by the Center, he has had no contact with the outside world.

On August 5, 2019, Jammu and Kashmir ceased to be a state and was bifurcated into union territories Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh. Ever since,, Omar Abdullah and Mehbooba Mufti among other political leaders from Kashmir have been under detention from the outside world.

On February 6, People's Democratic Party (PDP) leader Mehbooba Mufti and (NC) leader Omar Abdullah were booked under the Public Safety Act (PSA) and other top leaders in the erstwhile state. With hours away from the detention coming to an end, the central government slaps PSA charges under which they can be held in detention without any charge for two years.

Supreme Court on Thursday said that it will hear the petition filed by Sara Abdullah Pilot, sister of Omar Abdullah, challenging his detention under the Jammu and Kashmir Public Safety Act, 1978 after Holi break.

National Conference sources told Mirror that Omar Sahab will not shave his beard until he leaves detention.

His previous photo went viral on social media, evoking widespread criticism of what critics have described as unconstitutional detention.

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