Ayaz Akbar’s wife critically ill, son urges authorities to release his father | KNO

‘Deadly disease has affected multiple body parts of my mother’
Ayaz Akbar’s wife critically ill, son urges authorities to release his father | KNO

Kashmir News Observer (KNO)

Srinagar, July 08 (KNO) : The family members of incarcerated Hurriyat Conference (G) spokesman Ayaz Akbar has appealed the authorities to release Akbar on humanitarian grounds as his wife, who was earlier diagnosed with carcinoma, has once again been admitted at SKIMS, Soura for metastasis. The doctors treating her have found involvement of multiple organs where the disease has badly spreads Salman Ayaz, the son of Ayaz Akbar, told KNO that that the doctors treating his mother, have stated that she can’t survive for long as the deadly disease had spread to her multiple organs.  “We urge the authorities to release Ayaz Akbar on humanitarian grounds as his wife is suffering from deadly disease. He said that earlier, his mother was treated for carcinoma in her breast and had to undergo through mastectomy,” Salman said. He said in this hour of testing times, the authorities must release his father on humanitarian grounds as soon as possible. Ayaz was arrested in 2017, in connection with his role in the alleged terror funding, along with many other separatist leaders including those from the Hurriyat Conference (G) and Hurriyat (M) besides Dukhtaran-e-Milat chief Asiya Andrabi, her two aides and a business man, by the National Investigating Agency (NIA). Since then he along with all other separatists are languishing in New Delhi’s Tihar jail.(KNO)