The NIA summons the son of Geelani in a case of financing of terrorism

SRINAGAR: (NIA) has summoned the grandson of the prominent separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani to interrogate in a.

This is the second time that Anees-ul-Islam, whose father Altaf Ahmad Shah is in judicial custody in the Tihar prison in the same case, has been summoned by the National Intelligence Agency (NIA, for its acronym in English) to be interrogated.

Islam, who is the son of Geelani's eldest daughter, was in the news for his appointment as a research officer at the Sher-e-Kashmir International Convention Complex (SKICC) in 2017 by the then allegedly in violation of the rules of the recruitment policy.