Talking to Kashmir News Service (KNS), relatives of jailed Hurriyat leader said that 50 year old Sakeena Banoo, wife of Mohammad Yaseen Attai passed away after brief illness. They said Sakeena was unwell from several months after that she was moved to hospital for treatment however she died there and left her minors without any guardian.
They said her husband Mohammad Yaseen Attai was arrested last year and was shifted to outside jail which shattered the entire family who couldn’t visit there to see his glimpse.
According to relatives, when condition of Sakeena deteriorated, family appealed Union Home Ministry for his release on humanitarian grounds, but the plea didn’t fetch any heed from authorities.
They appealed authorities to release jailed Mohammad Yaseen Attai on humanitarian grounds so that he will take care of their kids.