Srinagar: A local court on Tuesday sent former Jammu and Kashmir ministers and sitting legislators Ghulam Ahmed Mir and Raman Mattoo, arrested by the CBI in connection with the sex racket case, to 14-day judicial remand.

The two former Ministers were produced before the Chief Judicial Magistrate (CJM), Srinagar, Mohammad Yousuf Akhoon, at his residence here.

Mir, a former Minister of State for Roads and Buildings and a Congress legislator from Dooru in Anantnag district, was arrested by the CBI from the Jammu and Kashmir House at Chanakyapuri in New Delhi on June 20. Mattoo, a former Minister of State for Industries and Commerce and an independent legislator from Habba Kadal in Srinagar, was arrested by the CBI from his residence at Gupkar here on June 20. UNI

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