‘We are with our father in the hospital continuously’
Srinagar, Aug 14: Following the illness of their father, Syed Ali Shah Geelani Syed Ali Shah Geelani, his sons, who have to appear before NIA, have requested the NIA to postpone their date of appearance.
“Your letter No. RC-10/2017/NIA-DLI/-TEAM-5/ , dated 11/08/2017 by which I have to appear and on the same date my brother Dr Nayeem has to appear before the NIA authorities at New Delhi. We have no objection in appearing before NIA but yesterday our father namely Syed Ali Shah Geelani who was not feeling well from last one week, felt pain in the abdomen with cramps, dehydration and generalized weakness and was admitted in SK Institute of medical sciences , Soura Srinagar. We are with our father in the hospital continuously to take care of him, he has to undergo a series of tests. He is also weak and needs support at this time,” Dr Syed Naseem ul Zafar Geelani and Dr Naim ul Zafar Geelani wrote in a joint letter to NIA Superintendent of Police, Vikas Katheria.
“To gather the information required by your good self needs time and keeping the health conditions of our father in consideration we both brothers request your good self to give us another date to provide information required by your organization,” they said. (KNS)