Geelani operated on eye: Hurriyat (G)
Srinagar, Dec 18:Hurriyat Conference (G) said its chairman Syed Ali Geelani was taken to Sharp Sight Centre of Florence hospital Chanpora Tuesday morning for eye checkup.
A team of noted ophthalmologists conducted several tests of the pro-freedom leader and performed a minor surgery of his right eye, a Hurriyat (G) spokesperson said in a statement issued to GNS.
After the procedure, Geelani was discharged from the hospital with the advice of complete rest and to avoid dust and cold, he said adding that the pro-freedom leader was accompanied by his office bearers and both his sons. Doctors further advised him for post-procedure checkup.
Meanwhile, as per the JRL program, pro-freedom activists and workers offered Nimaz-e-Jinaza for slain militants and civilians in absentia at various places, the spokesperson said. (GNS)