Tuesday, Jan 31, 2023

Gupkar Declaration


In J&K voter registration, Gupkar parties find common cause with Jammu outfits

October 13, 2022 6:07 pm

Uniting against what they allege is an attempt to register ‘non-locals’ as voters, the PAGD has set up a 14-member panel that includes leaders of other parties from Jammu.

Srinagar: PAGD seeks safe working environment for Pandits

May 16, 2022 6:20 am

On Sunday morning, PAGD leaders led by its president Farooq Abdullah called on Lt Governor Sinha at Raj Bhawan in Srinagar.

To push for J&K status restoration campaign, Gupkar alliance reaches out to Jammu

December 14, 2021 7:54 pm

People’s Alliance for Gupkar Declaration spokesman and CPI(M) leader M Y Tarigami says Kashmir cannot march ahead without Jammu, and that Jammu cannot ignore Kashmir and Ladakh

As poll buzz grows louder, Gupkar bonhomie under threat

December 09, 2021 7:05 pm

Headed by NC President Farooq Abdullah, PAGD is an alliance of several mainstream political parties -- including the NC, PDP, CPI(M) and Awami National Conference -- formed to seek the reversal of the abrogation of J&K's special status.

PAGD dismisses govt report on J&K

October 02, 2021 1:04 am

Terming the government’s claims in an MHA report as “concocted and fabricated”, CPI(M) leader and PAGD spokesperson M Y Tarigami said the ground situation “belies these claims”.

Gupkar alliance reiterates demand for restoration of statehood to Jammu and Kashmir

August 25, 2021 3:44 am

“Articles 370, 35-A and full statehood has been our constitutional position and the constitution of J&K, which was abolished unconstitutionally, be restored. This is our basic charter and demand,” spokesperson for PAGD and senior CPI(M) leader Mohammad Yousuf Tarigami said after the meeting.

All parties in J&K alliance to be at Delhi talks, say will present position to Govt

June 23, 2021 7:29 am

With Delhi’s invitation to the talks not spelling out the agenda, Farooq Abdullah said: “Mehboobaji, myself and Tarigami Sahab have been invited. We will all go and we will present our position to the Prime Minister and the Home Minister in Delhi. They have not fixed any agenda for this meeting.”

J&K votes split: Valley goes to Gupkar Alliance, Jammu to BJP

December 23, 2020 7:27 am

The poll results mean that the BJP has secured control of at least six District Development Councils (DDCs) in Jammu and none in Kashmir. The People’s Alliance has a majority in nine DDCs, all in the Valley. As there is no clear-cut majority in the five councils, the independent candidates are likely to play the role of king makers.

Explained: The politics of BJP's anger against the Gupkar alliance and Congress

November 29, 2020 7:33 am

The BJP has a plan for the DDC elections and after. But the unexpected decision of the PAGD to contest has thrown a spanner in the works. The BJP’s attacks on the Congress have an objective both in J&K and in the rest of the country.

BJP will expose Congress over Gupkar: Devendra Fadnavis

November 19, 2020 10:00 am

Fadnavis said that “we will raise the issue every day”. “We will expose the Congress,” he said.