New Delhi: Jailed Kashmiri separatist chief Yasin Malik has been admitted to the RML hospital in New Delhi on account of fluctuation in his blood stress following his ongoing starvation strike in Tihar Jail, PTI cited sources as saying. Malik has reportedly written to the medical doctors on the hospital saying he didn’t need to be handled. “He was referred to Ram Manohar Lohia hospital on Tuesday on account of some fluctuation in his blood stress,” a senior jail official instructed IANS.
Malik, chief of the banned Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Entrance (JKLF), has been on an indefinite starvation strike since July 22 morning after the Centre didn’t entertain his plea to bodily seem in a Jammu court docket listening to the Rubaiya Sayeed abduction case, by which he’s an accused.
Malik has been stored in solitary confinement in a high-risk cell in Tihar’s jail quantity 7, which has earlier housed a number of high-profile criminals.
The Kashmir separatist chief was arrested in early 2019 in reference to the 2017 terror funding case registered by the Nationwide Investigation Company (NIA). On Could 25 this 12 months, Malik was sentenced to life imprisonment within the terror funding case. Whereas announcing the decision, Particular Decide Praveen Singh additionally awarded various jail phrases for a number of offences below the stringent Illegal Actions Prevention Act (UAPA) and the Indian Penal Code (IPC) to the JKLF chief together with two life sentences. All of the sentences are working concurrently.
(With company inputs)