SRINAGAR APR 29: Syed Ali Geelani’s book ‘’Rooh-e-Deen Ka Shanasa’’ third volume, was released on April 29, at Hyderpora. State administration once again deployed police in strength around his residence-cum-office in Hyderpora area of Srinagar where people from different walks of life & literary world were expected to attend the book release function. Later the book was released amid office bearers and leaders of party only. The book was scheduled to be released on April 23, however nobody was allowed to cross the barricades erected ahead of the residence of the Syed Ali Geelani.
Spokesman said that ’Rooh-e-Deen Ka Shanasa’’ is a great literary contribution of Geelani and penned down during his house detention. There was an increasing demand from public and literary quarters and as such a selected dignitary were invited to the function, however police again sealed the whole area and no one was allowed to enter the premises. Later the book was released in a simple function that was attended by Peer Saif ullah, Altaf Ahmad Shah, Raja Meraj u Din, Mohd Yusuf Mujahid, Mohammad Afzal Lone, Naseem Geelani, Ab Hamid Magrey, Zahoor ul Haq Geelani, Ayaz Akbar & other office functionaries.
Spokesman said that book will be available with Milat Publications and on leading book stalls of state. (PTK)