Famed Kashmiri Politician, Altaf Ahmad Shah, dies at 66

Famed Kashmiri Politician, Altaf Ahmad Shah, dies at 66

Altaf Ahmad Shah, an influential politician in Kashmir who challenged India’s rule over the disputed region for several and had been jailed by Indian authorities for the past five years, has died while in police custody, his family reported Tuesday. He was 66. Shah was also arrested by Indian authorities in 2017 in a “terror-funding case” and was held in New Delhi’s Tihar jail, where he was diagnosed with kidney cancer in September.

After repeated family appeals to senior government officials, including a letter to Indian Home Minister Amit Shah, the jailed leader was later transferred to New Delhi’s All India Institute of Medical Sciences for treatment, where he passed away Monday night.

How Did Altaf Ahmad Shah Die?

Altaf Ahmad Shah died at age of 66 year old. He was a famed Kashmiri politician who challenged India’s rule over several regions and has been jailed by Indian authorities for the past five years.

He was also arrested by the Indian authorities in the year 2017 in the terror funding case and held in New Delhi Tihar jail where he was also diagnosed with Kidney cancer in September.

Pakistan’s Prime Minister, Shahbaz Sharif, said he was deeply grieved by his death.  The “Modi regime denied him treatment despite knowing he was also a cancer patient. Custodial killings are the norm in Modi’s India,” Sharif also wrote on Twitter.  Shah’s daughter Ruwa Shah also tweeted about her father’s condition on Sept. 21, saying he needed a “proper hospital” instead of the jail’s ICU. In a letter written to the Delhi High Court, she also sought her father’s release on bail due to his ailing health.

Altaf Ahmad Shah Age, Date of Birth, Birthday, Family, What about his father, mother, where is he from? Early Life Details

Altaf Ahmad Shad died at age of 66 year old. He was born in Kashmir, India and holds an Indian nationality, and had an Asian ethnic background.

altaf ahmad shah family

His family and early life details could not be found.

Altaf Ahmad Shah Net Worth, How much did he earn?

His net worth figure is under the radar.

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Altaf Ahmad Shah Partner, What about his relationship

Altaf Ahmad Shah’s love life and relationship status could not known as of now. But it is known that he was a married man and had a daughter Ruwa Shah.

Altaf Ahmad Shah Career

Altaf Ahmad Shad was the top politician from Kashmir. Shah was also arrested by Indian authorities in 2017 and was even held in New Delhi’s Tihar jail, where he was diagnosed with kidney cancer in September.

Where he attended his High school and University? What was his major?

His academic degree and educational details are missing at the moment.

Altaf Ahmad Shah Social Media Reach

Altaf Ahmad Shad seems to be inactive on the social media sites such as Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook.

Physical Appearance of Altaf Ahmad Shah’s Height, Weight

HeightNot Available
Hair ColorNot Available
Eye colorNot Available
WeightNot Available
Body typeAverage
Sexual orientationStraight

Interesting facts about Altaf Ahmad Shah’s should be known

NationalityIndian
EthnicityAsian
Zodiac signNot Available
Relationship StatusMarried

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