Mehbooba chairs party’s central Kashmir meet
Present political scenario, defence of 35-A deliberated upon in detail: Spokesman
Srinagar, Aug 27: Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) President Mehbooba Mufti on Monday held a detailed meeting of leaders, activists and legislators of central Kashmir and deliberated in detail over the present political scenario and reviewed the measures being taken to strengthen the party at the grass-roots.
PDP chief spokesman Rafi Ahmad Mir said in a statement issued here that PDP President and former chief minister Mehbooba Mufti chaired an important meet of party’s central Kashmir team at her official residence here in which besides the legislators and other party functionaries of District Srinagar, Ganderbal and Budgam, party’s vice President Abdul Rahman Veeri and General Secretary Ghulam Nabi Lone Hanjura also participated.
The meeting held the detailed discussions over the party’s forthcoming strategy to defend the Article 35-A and safeguarding of state’s unique position. The participants also hailed the persistent efforts of the PDP President for making defence of 35-A at the supreme court her prime concern and sending the team of legal experts including Muzaffar Hussain Beigh to defend the case at the country’s top court.
According to the spokesman, the meeting also deliberated in detail upon the present political scenario of the state and measures needed to strengthen the party at the grass-roots. The leaders present in the meet also put forth their point of view about the steps needed to be taken for consistent connect with the workers and party activists on the ground across the state.