TDN World DesK: The Aligarh session court granted bail to anti-CAA activist and Fraternity Movement leader Sharjeel Usmani on Tuesday- the very day the Allahabad High court directed bail order of Dr Kafeel Khan, cancelling the stringent National Security Act invoked against him.

Usmani’s brother, Areeb Usmani has confirmed his release from jail.

Taking to twitter, Areeb Usmani wrote, “Alhamdulillah, Sharjeel bhai has been released from Aligarh Jail and has reached his home safely. May Allah bless him and accept his sacrifices.”

“May Allah protect all our brothers and sisters who are still unjustly incarcerated. May they be released soon”, he wished to the Almighty God.

Sharjeel Usmani was arrested by the Uttar Pradesh Police from his house in Azamgarh on 8th July 2020 by 5 plain clothed policemen. On Tuesday, after almost one month of his arrest, he got released.