Referring to the protest by activist Anna Hazare Azad said: “We are very happy that other social organisations, including Anna Hazare, have supported our viewpoint.
Ghulam Nabi Azad talks to Muzamil Jaleel about Congress’s plan to oppose land ordinance, politics in J&K and Delhi.
Besides Azad PDP’s Fayaz Ahmed Mir and Nazir Ahmad Laway and Shamsher Singh Manhas have been declared winners.
Omar Abdullah termed the BJP-PDP alliance as ‘opportunistic and unholy.’
Azad said Congress and Youth Congress should have the same coordination as was between 1970 to 1980.
A partner in the previous Omar Abdullah government, Congress won 12 seats in the recent Assembly elections against BJP’s 25.
A post-poll survey by Lokniti-CSDS shows J&K was split along lines of region and religion.
J&K Congress president Saifuddin Soz said the verdict was “dangerous to the integrity of the state.”
The Opposition, however, stuck to its stand that no debate can happen him.
Since 1947, Congress had been in power in Jammu and Kashmir for over 32 years.
Azad also accused NC of initiating a “misinformation campaign” against his party.
BJP spokesman Arun Gupta alleged that the information was concealed by the Omar Abdullah-led coalition government.
Local Congress leaders have been pointing out how Azad introduced work in double shifts to accelerate the pace of projects.
Campaigning for the first phase of elections ended in J&K and Jharkhand on Sunday. The Indian Express team tracks parties’ approach and what’s at stake on Tuesday.
Flanked by AICC president Sonia Gandhi, Azad said “if they had sort votes it was ok–it would have been a symbol of brotherhood and unity.
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