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"It was only after my father suffered a paralytic stroke, and fearing that he might die they
Paralytic stroke was a rumour, it's nothing like it."
ISLAMABAD -- The family members of 75-year-old senior leader of All Parties Hurriyat Conference, Ghulam Mohammad Khan Sopori, have said that the authorities of Jhajjar Jail in Haryana, India, released him only after he suffered a paralytic stroke.
After getting a paralytic stroke which rendered his left leg and left arm incapacitated, he gave up the comforts of Mumbai and settled in Mijwan, a village frozen in time.
Naseema Taj was alleged to have told two siblings of a paralyzed man in the city of Bengaluru that sacrificing and murdering the girl was the only way to undo "black magic" that caused him to suffer a paralytic stroke in February.
10 -- Bishop Reverend Rayappu Joseph - 75 years old, presently suffering from paralytic stroke is to be taken to Singapore by the end of this week for surgery and treatment.
A veteran Congressman and Assembly member from Surankote, Aslam had not been in good health for the past three years after suffering a paralytic stroke. A native of Poonch, Aslam crossed over to Pakistan- occupied Kashmir after Partition but returned in 1951.
"I have to say this with great sorrow that he suffered a paralytic stroke in his right hand and leg.