Former DU Prof. Geelani’s judicial custody extended till March 16

, 5:35 PM IST

New Delhi : The judicial custody of former Delhi University professor S.A.R. Geelani has been extended till March 16.

He was arrested for organising an event at the Press Club of India to mark the anniversary of the hanging of Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru.

The Delhi Police had earlier accused Geelani, of being involved in the 2001 Parliament attack.

A group, which was allegedly led by Geelani, had shouted slogans hailing Afzal Guru during a public meeting at the Press Club on February 10. (ANI)