Srinagar, November 01, (Scoop News)- Senior PDP leader and Member Parliament, Muzaffar Hussain Baig said the State is poised to hand-over the baton of governance to the youth, who would bring new blood and fresh energy with them.
Addressing PDP workers convention of Pulwama assembly segment here he said it is with this objective in mind that PDP has given mandate to several young politicians for the upcoming assembly elections so that they can, under the dynamic leadership of Mufti Mohammad Sayeed, represent the aspirations and urges of the State’s youth better.
Mr. Baig said unemployment is the biggest challenge facing the state and job creation will remain thrust area for the next government likely formed by the party under the leadership of Mufti Mohammad Sayeed. He said the PDP with a decisive mandate would create a firm resource base for the state to be able to fund its infrastructural development and generation of employment. He said, unfortunately, these resources like water and power have, so far, have been bartered away by successive National Conference governments.
Senior PDP leader and the party candidate for Pulwama Assembly segment, Mohammad Khalil Bandh, party candidate for Rajpora Assembly segment, Dr Haseeb Drabu; PDP leader and MLA Shopian, Abdul Razak Zawoora; district president Pulwama Bari Indrabi; Showakt Gayoor and others also addressed the convention.