Dr Syed Naseem Geelani, Asstt. Professor (Senior Scale)/ Asstt Students Welfare officer, Faculty of Forestry, SKUAST-K in a statement said that the date of appearing before the NIA authorities is on August 8, 2017 at about 1000 hrs at NIA Hqrs, 7th Floor, NDCC II building, Jai Singh Road, New Delhi.
“On 5th of August, 2017 at about 1 pm my wife received the notice of the National Investigating Agency (NIA) as of I was out of Srinagar.”
“I am thankful to the NIA authorities that they served me this notice through my head of the department, Hon’ble Vice chancellor SKUAST-K . It reads as: Copy to: Hon’ble Vice Chancellor, SKUAST-K, Shalimar, Srinagar, J&K for information and necessary direction to above Naseem Geelani, Asstt. Professor, FOF, SKUAST-K”
“I hope that the NIA authorities will keep in consideration my engagements in teaching, research, extension and student welfare activities as I am also serving as the Students Welfare Officer of my faculty and will prioritize my questioning time and duration. I also hope that the Delhi police may accordingly be informed so that there will no issue of Security. Regarding the travel expenses, I will consult my university as they are already informed.”