Modi also spied on 25 Kashmiri leaders through Israeli spy software Pegasus. The phones of four members of the family of senior Hurriyat Conference leader Syed Ali Shah Gilani were tapped.
According to Indian media, Syed Ali Gilani’s son-in-law, journalist Iftikhar Gilani and his scientist son Naseem Gilani were spied on. Mirwaiz Umar Farooq’s phone was also tapped and even the phones of his driver and human rights leader Waqar Bhatti were spied on.
According to Indian media, Hurriyat leader Bilal Lone and SAR Gilani’s army were also targeted. The extremist Modi government also spied on the phones of two members of Mehbooba Mufti’s family.