Irfan Mehraj is a human rights defender and journalist based in Srinagar, Kashmir. He is the founding editor of the online Wande Magazine and also contributes towards editorial work of the media outlet TwoCircles.net. He wrote extensively about issues of human rights violations in Kashmir including fake encounter killings, attacks on Kashmiri Pandits, and the situation in Kashmir after abrogation of Article 370 of the Indian Constitution. He also contributed to prominent national and international media houses such as The Indian Express, Al Jazeera, Himal Southasian, and Deutsche Welle. Irfan Mehrasj previously worked with JKCCS as a researcher in 2016.
Case HistoryStatus: Arrested