Formation of PDP a historical decision of Mufti Sayeed: Mehbooba
Kangan/Srinagar, June 11 (Scoop News) – Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) president Mehbooba Mufti has said that sense of insecurity and mis-governance of National Conference necessitated the formation of PDP in 1999.
Addressing a one-day party workers’ convention at Kangan, Ms Mehbooba said that PDP became only hope and voice against the atrocities and suppression inflicted by the then regime.
“PDP after coming to power with just 16 members scripted a new story of peace and prosperity in a very short span of three years. Besides restoring need for security among the people of all the regions, historical decisions like construction of Mughal road, re-opening of routes along LoC were taken by the PDP led government,” Ms Mufti said.
She added that PDP had given a new direction to governance by making both politicians and bureaucrats accountable to people. “Today when more than three and a half years have passed the present NC-Congress regime is yet to register any significant contribution. On the other hand it has failed to take forward not only the political process started by Mufti Mohammad Sayeed but also failed to complete the developmental works started during that time,” the PDP president remarked.
Ms Mufti said that formation of PDP was not aimed at attaining power but more to facilitate an important role in resolution of
While referring to Self Rule’s component of restoration of resources to
She also said Self Rule’s emphasis on restoration of
“It is Mufti Saheb’s vision to see that
On this occasion, PDP’s senior leader and former minister Tariq Karra, insisted that resolution of Kashmir issue is the priority of PDP and therefore the party is going from region to region to garner public support especially youth for implementation of PDP’s political agenda.
He said that PDP not only has the potential to change the course of political history in
“We want to develop all the regions so that our state provides an equal opportunity to our youth for a new future,” he stressed.
Senior PDP leader and former minister Qazi Mohammad Afzal, party leader Bashir Ahmad Mir the organizer of the event, party leader Sahkeel ahmad and Mian Javed also addressed the gathering.
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