Elder sister Fawzia meets Dr. Aafia Siddiqui imprisoned in America after 20 years
New York (UrduLight.com) Pakistani scientist Dr. Aafia Siddiqui, imprisoned in America, met her elder sister Fauzia Siddiqui after 20 years.
According to Jamaat-e-Islami Senator Mushtaq Ahmed Khan, Fauzia Siddiqui met Dr. Aafia after 20 years in Fort Worth jail, which lasted for two and a half hours.
Senator Mushtaq Ahmed, in his statement on the social networking website Twitter, said that this meeting took place after 20 years, which lasted for two and a half hours, Dr. Fawzia was not even allowed to hug and shake hands with Aafia.
He said that Dr. Fauzia was not allowed to show Dr. Aafia the pictures of her children, in one of the jail rooms there was a thick glass in the middle and there was a meeting across it.
He said that Aafia was wearing a white scarf and a khaki prison dress. In the first hour of the two-and-a-half-hour meeting, Dr. Aafia told the details of the torture she was going through every day and said that I remember my mother, the children all the time (they remember her mother’s). Death is not known).
He further said that Dr. Aafia’s front teeth had fallen/lost due to the attack in the jail and she was also having difficulty hearing due to a head injury.
Senator Mushtaq Ahmed said that although the situation is alarming, but the meetings and discussions have opened up, now the need is for the people to raise their voice and force the rulers to take immediate steps and raise the issue of Aafia’s release with the American government. .
He added that the meeting is scheduled again on Thursday and I will meet myself.
It should be remembered that recently Aafia Siddiqui’s sister Fauzia Siddiqui got a US visa to meet her sister and she went to America with Senator Mushtaq Ahmed Khan.