Omar meets Sonia, says will back Cong candidate Azad.
“Dr Manmohan Singh is right – history will judge him more kindly,” Omar tweeted.
“I believe declaration of CM/PM candidates before election should be mandatory,” tweeted Omar.
Asked about the talks with BJP on government formation, Akhtar said the back channel contacts were going on.
The new gov’t is required to be constituted before January 19 failing which Governor’s rule looks inevitable.
12 persons including 10 journalists and two policemen were shot dead by three armed assailants in France.
J&K: BJP says govt shall be formed as it sends out feelers…
NC wants PDP to go with BJP so that they can gain from the decision’s political fallout.
Omar Abdullah resigned as J&K CM and said he would wait and watch.
Omar had indicated on Twitter that he will be flying to Jammu from Srinagar to tender his resignation tomorrow.
CM loses Sonawar, wins with a narrow margin in Beerwah; National Conference loses ground in Srinagar, Baramulla.
Omar said any other interpretation of the Assembly polls is fraught with enormous risk and danger.
Anantnag’s turnout was significant even in areas where it is traditionally low.
Omar said BJP is actually aiming to “weaken or remove” the state subject law which provides a special status to the citizens of J&K.
The NC campaign has been vigorous but the voter hasn’t forgotten the floods.