The PDP leader alleged the youth of Jammu and Kashmir are driven to frustration so that they can ruin their lives by taking drugs or picking up guns to get killed.
NC leader says Peoples Alliance has lived its purpose and now should specify future goals.
'Government of India is still pushing us to the wall and criminalising dissent,' the PDP leader said
The results and trends are an 'important milestone' for the People's Alliance on Gupkar Declaration and should be an eye-opener for BJP, says the former CM
The decision to restore SMS services comes a day after five political leaders belonging to National conference (NC), Congress and PDP were released from detention.
Analysts in Srinagar say that the real test for the BJP in 2019 Lok Sabha polls would be on the two parliamentary constituencies of Jammu.
She said when her PDP was established in 1999, the party had made it clear that without talking to Pakistan no solution of Kashmir issue is possible. “It was the time when some politicians here would say that Pakistani Kashmir should be bombed but we advocated for the dialogue,” she said.
She said there was a huge difference between former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee's regime and the current one under PM Narendra Modi.
Within 24 hours, Mufti not only stopped the exodus of her party legislators toward Sajad Lone’s third front but also halted the BJP’s march to form the government in J&K. She also got herself rehabilitated by no less than her chief political foe, Omar Abdullah.
BJP senior leader Kavinder Gupta remarks came minutes after senior PDP leader and former Minister for Finance Altaf Bukhari said talks were on between the three parties.
“Vohra’s removal was surprising. He was removed unceremoniously and without he having any prior information,” a senior politician says.
Abdullah, who is MP from Srinagar Lok Sabha constituency, was reacting to the speech of the PDP president at the party's foundation day function in Srinagar on Saturday in which she described allying with the BJP as "drinking a cup of poison".
Mehbooba said after the death of her father, she was not interested in continuing with the coalition.
On the sidelines of the Martyr's Day celebration earlier in the day, Mufti had said that any attempts made by New Delhi to break the PDP would be met by "dangerous outcomes."
Mufti invokes 1987, Salahuddin and Yasin Malik, while warning Delhi of consequences if it tries to break PDP.
The National Conference leader said Mehbooba Mufti owes the people of J&K an apology
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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