Geelani undergoes medical checkup at SKIMS
Hurriyat condemns ‘fresh spree of violence’ against people
Srinagar, August 18, 2018: All Parties Hurriyat Conference chairman, Syed Ali Geelani was taken to SKIMS for medical checkup, where doctors for cardiology, gastroenterology and nephrology thoroughly examined the ailing leader, a press release issued here said adding that he was advised some investigation and his pacemaker was also checked in detail and was found functioning satisfactory.
Meanwhile Hurriyat Conference General Secretary, in a press release, condemned the fresh spree of violence and intimidation initiated by the forces in the nook and corner of the state on the eve of Eidul Azha preparations.
Terming the use of ‘brute force’ against the civil population as the worst form of ‘vengeance and state terrorism’ he said that the Hurriyat expressed its serious concern about the victimization of the common people by the local army camps and special operation group (SOG) of police in Kulgam, Shopian, Pulwama, Bandipora, Handwara and Baramulla.
“Bulldozing the residential houses, damaging their basic necessary belongings, beating the people ruthlessly and forcing them to stay at roads and lanes for the whole nights is a sheer violation of human rights and desecration of the human values,” the spokesman was quoted as saying.