Prominent political activists join PDP
Srinagar, March 16: Many prominent political activists on Saturday joined People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Srinagar.
According to a statement issued by PDP, in a function at party headquarters senior political activist Farooq Ahmad Dar from Rawalpora Srinagar & youth leader Tariq Ahmad Bath joined the party in presence of senior Party leader and former Minister Naeem Akhtar.
“Dar, who contested last assembly elections from Amira Kadal constituency, was accompanied by hundreds of his supports on this occasion. Apart from Dar, Known Socio- Political Activist Advocate Ehtisham Ahmad Mir from Kalamabad, Langate also joined the party in presence of Akhtar,” reads the statement.
“While welcoming new entrants into the party fold, Naeem Akhter said that PDP would provide them a credible platform to work for public welfare and contribute towards strengthening the cause of dialogue and reconciliation for the resolution of Kashmir issue,” it said.
“Those present on the occasions included senior PDP leader Dr Ali Mohammad, Rouf Ahmad Bath and PDP Block President Mawar, Peer Gh Ahmad,” it added.