Detained PDP leader Naeem Akhter develops health issues, shifted to hospital

Senior People’s Democratic Party (PDP) leader and former minister, Naeem Akhtar, who is under detention, was on Thursday shifted to hospital for treatment.

According to the news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO), Naeem, detained for the last nearly 20 days now, has been kept at MLA hostel here. 

PDP spokesman, Najam-us-Saqib said that the detained leader was shifted to Khyber Hospital, Srinagar after he developed “some health issues”. 

Akhter is fine now, but is under medical observation, Saqib added.