PDP would work for virtual reunion of the erstwhile state: Mehbooba
Srinagar, October 19 (Scoop News) –Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) president Mehbooba Mufti has said J&K enjoyed a location that was unique as it is connected with important and economically resurgent, South Asia, central Asia and has land access to rest of the world.Unfortunately, as a result of dispute she said the region became hostage to conflicting interests which should be addressed to lead our new generations into a world of hope and opportunity.
In her interaction with a team of British diplomats in Srinagar Mehboobas said young population of
Mehbooba told the diplomats that the youth of
She said the human resource of the state was comparable to the best in the world and it was a pity that doles and alms were prescribed to them in place of conditions for growth and facilitation for development. “A long term resolution has to focus on this aspect”, she added.
About the internal and inter regional issues of the state, Mehbooba told the diplomats PDP’s proposal for devolution of powers could remove the feeling of discrimination. The provision for an elected governor on rotational basis between the regions of state, she said could give a new sense of political participation and empowerment to all regions.
Updating the diplomats on the current disturbances Mehbooba told the diplomats force cannot be a substitute to political appreciation of issues and measures of governance. She said the PDP has been cautioning on these issues and would continue its efforts to highlight the problems faced by the people.
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