Ayaz Akbar’s wife diagnosed with metastatic cancer
Family appeals for his immediate release on humanitarian grounds
Srinagar, Jul 08 : The family of incarcerated Hurriyat Conference (G) leader Ayaz Akbar on Monday appealed for his immediate release on humanitarian grounds as his wife has been diagnosed with metastatic cancer.
The family of Ayaz Akbar told Kashmir News Service (KNS) that he should be released on humanitarian grounds keeping in view of the deteriorating health condition of his wife.
The doctors as per the family have said that Ayaz Akbar’s wife has been diagnosed with metastatic cancer (IV stage of Cancer), adding that they are facing many issues due to Ayaz’s absence, therefore, “We appeal for his immediate release on humanitarian grounds so that the sufferings of the family will come to an end.”
Ayaz Akbar was arrested on July 24 last year by the National Investigation Agency (NIA) over the alleged terror funding case. He is languishing at New Delhi’s Tihar jail. Several other pro-freedom leaders were also arrested in the case. (KNS)