SRINAGAR: Hurriyat Conference (G) chairman Syed Ali Geelani was taken to SIKIMS for routine cardiology checkup, a spokesperson of the amalgam said on Monday.
In a statement, the spokesperson said Geelani’s pacemaker was checked. “All parameters were normal but battery of his pacemaker needs to be changed which according to doctors, attending him, will be done in couple of days,” he said.
The spokesperson thanked people for their good wishes.
Meanwhile, sources close to Geelani said that after necessary medical check up and other investigations, Geelani was taken back home.
The octogenarian leader is undergoing house detention since 2010, when he led a mass uprising, at his home in uptown Hyderpora.