Shehla Rashid, former vice-president of JNU Students Union, has a longstanding relationship with controversies. Now when his father accused Shehla of being involved in anti-country activities, he turned down and told the father to be tyrannical. This is not the first time that Shehla Rashid has been accused of anti-country activities, it has happened many times before.
Shehla is always in the limelight because of his statements. After the scrapping of article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir, Shehla made several disputed statements.
Belong to Kashmir
Shehla, who belonged to Jammu and Kashmir, has been vice-president of the Students ‘ Association of Jawaharlal Nehru University, Delhi. In February 2016, Shehla had performed several demonstrations after the then jnu students ‘ union president Kanhaiya Kumar and Omar Khalid were arrested on charges of sedition.
Shehla is an engineer by profession
Shehla has studied engineering from NIT Srinagar and has also been employed for some time as an engineer. However, he then joined the social movements.
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Shehla’s father has accused his daughter of wanting to create a new party like the Hurriyat in Shehla Kashmir. Shehla’s intention was to connect the youth in Kashmir with Baragalana and separatism. The father alleged that businessman Jamur Amhad Shah Vatali had offered three crore rupees to Shehla to join the JKPM party.
The party was started by Shah Faisal, an IAS topper. However, Shah has now gone away from politics and his resignation is pending with the central government.
Sedition case was registered
Shehla, in a series of tweets on August 18, 2019, questioned the army and made allegations of atrocities on Kashmiris. However, the army had dismissed the allegations. The Delhi police then registered a sedition case against Shehla Rashid.
Shehla’s tried-and-out hand in politics
Shehla was the first to attend the national conference, after Shehla joined Shah Faisal’s JKPM party. After that, Shehla had retired from politics.
Father accused of treason
On Monday, Father Abdul Rashid told Shehla Rashid to be a traitor. He alleged that his daughter was involved in anti-country activities. He said, his daughter Shehla Rashid and Juhur Vatali have already been arrested in the terror funding case.
Shehla cleans up over father’s allegations
On the father’s allegations, Shehla made a statement, “It does not happen in a family as has happened in my family. They have also made baseless allegations against me as well as my mother and sister. Accusing his father, Shehla said he was a abusive and nefarious man who raised his hand on the wife. ‘