“PDP has always maintained that late Afzal Guru’s hanging was travesty of justice," said a group of PDP legislators.
Mufti said that he stood by the statement and accused the media of raising a hue and cry over it.
Peace a prerequisite... people from across, Hurriyat and militants allowed polls: Mufti .
PDP Mufti Mohammad Sayeed has been sworn in as the chief minister for a six-year term.
It is for the first time that Governor has rejected the recommendations of his previous dispensation.
BJP leaders in J&K have started talking of having a conciliatory approach on Article 370 and AFSPA.
Mir Ehsan, Bashaarat Masood & Arun Sharma look at PDP & BJP leaders set for key roles in new govt.
The agenda of alliance between the two parties seems heavily tilted towards the BJP.
Sources said there were divergent views on conceding PDP’s demands on Article 370 and AFSPA.
The BJP and PDP are contesting jointly the polls for 11 seats in the upper House of the state legislature.
The BJP candidate getting elected to the Legislative Council from Valley happens to be its state vice president Sofi Yousuf.
Pakistani Rangers resorted to small arms fire on a BSF post in R S Pura sector on Sunday morning.
AAP has touched the right chord among various sections of society, Mufti Mohammad Sayeed said.
Left with no option, BSF retaliated making Rangers to stop firing around 1 am.
Besides Azad PDP's Fayaz Ahmed Mir and Nazir Ahmad Laway and Shamsher Singh Manhas have been declared winners.
The killing was allegedly in retaliation to the murder of Indian prisoner Sarabjeet Singh in Pakistan’s Kot Lakhpat Jail in Lahore.
Governor rule was imposed in J&K, 11 days ahead of the deadline given to both the PDP & BJP for govt formation.
The BSF retaliated and the exchange of fire was continuing at the time of going to press.
PDP, BJP are contesting one seat each and have fielded Nazir Ahmad and Chander Mohan Sharma respectively.
Omar meets Sonia, says will back Cong candidate Azad.
The BJP has fielded its party veterans who have either worked with the RSS or the Jansangh and even served jail term during Emergency.
Mufti made it clear that he will not “sell out people’s verdict, but join hands with them for their welfare”.
Mufti Sayeed has said that he was not interested in becoming CM, but wanted to clear the bad name brought by militants to the people of Kashmir.
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Recently, PDP patron Mufti Mohammad Sayeed had a two-hour dinner meeting with Governor N N Vohra
40 were buried alive after entire Saddal village in Udhampur vanished under landslides on September 6.
"We are a democratic party and we will not hold back if anybody will come to us for talks,’’ Jitendra Singh said.
Intensified security arrangements have been put in place across international border following intelligence reports.
According to relief commissioner, only one family in south Kashmir used the scheme to return.
People’s Democratic Party (PDP) patron Mufti Mohammad Sayeed met Governor N N Vohra on Friday night.
Fahad was initially believed to have died after his Polo car hit a road divider.
Lt General Singh said that the troops were fully prepared to meet any eventuality.
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Pakistan again started mortar shelling and firing targeting civilian areas since 7 AM.
After 36 hours pause, Pakistani Rangers again resorted to heavy firing in Samba and Hiranagar sectors.
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