SRINAGAR: Syed Ali Geelani, on Saturday expressed his deep concern over continuous detention of Syeda Aasiya Andrabi and Tehreek-e-Hurriyat leader Mohammad Rustum Bhat. Demanding their immediate release, Geelani said Ms Andrabi is suffering from multiple ailments and doctors attending Bhat have suggested immediate surgery.
Geelani strongly criticizing PDP led coalition administration, said that prisoners are subjected to vengeance and no proper treatment is provided to them. Referring to DEM chairperson, Andrabi & her personal secretary, Sofi Fahmeeda, Geelani said their detention is unjustified and are lodged in solitary confinement in police station Rambagh.
Ms Andrabi is suffering from acute respiratory ailment and the health has deteriorated to a large extent in the police station. She is critical and keeping her in continuous detention may further deteriorate her health, said Geelani.
Hurriyat said that Mohammad Rustum Bhat after medical checkup by doctors at SMHS hospital suggested him immediate surgery, however neither he is being released nor provided with necessary medical facility.
The statement said that ailing leader is suffering from blood pressure, diabetes, prostatitis and gallbladder infection and as per expert medical advice needs immediate surgery or his condition may go from bad to worse.
Mirwauz Umer Farooq has expressed concern over the continued detention of Ms Andrabi