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Governor, Deputy CM pay tributes to Mufti Mohammad Sayeed on his death anniversary

The governor, in his message, said Sayeed was a far-sighted political leader and an astute administrator who remained focussed on securing development and bettering people of the state.

Anger in Valley over survey on sect, militant & separatist links

Separatist groups have already warned of protests and described the first-of-its-kind move by police as “an attempt to divide Muslims of the state on sectarian lines”.

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PDP asks former ministers to look for alternate accommodation if party fails to form govt

The vacation of CM house is an indication that stalemate between the PDP and BJP over the formation of government in the state is likely to continue as BJP is not ready to accept all the demands of the PDP president Mehbooba Mufti.

Mufti Mohammad Sayeed's family vacates CM house in Jammu

Begum Gulshan, wife of the late leader and mother of Mehbooba, visited the bungalow at Wazarat Road in Jammu city on January 18, just 11 days after Sayeed's demise, and took away the family belongings.

Honoring Mufti's legacy: Will Mehbooba's government go back to a policy of drift and knee-jerk reactions?

Would the PDP now want to switch to a tie-up with a party whose sole political doctrine today is to blindly oppose everything that the present central government does?

Sonia Gandhi, Nitin Gadkari to visit Srinagar today, call on Mehbooba Mufti

The BJP said Gadkari will call on Mehbooba Mufti at the late chief minister's 'Fairview' residence on Gupkar Road on Sunday.

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Mufti got India, Pakistan closer, says separatist leader Abdul Gani Bhat

Bhat said Mufti had his “hand on the pulse of people” of Jammu and Kashmir. “He gauged it well. He knew in which direction it goes,” he said.

Who is governing? asks Omar Abdullah as Jammu and Kashmir stays in limbo

Jammu and Kashmir has been without a chief minister after the demise of Mufti Mohammad Sayeed

Mehbooba Mufti set to step in as J&K CM: Why the shoes are extra large

A law graduate, Mehbooba was fielded from the family home turf of Bijbehara. She was one of the two Congress candidates to win from Kashmir.

Mufti Mohammad Sayeed, who prised open Valley politics, no more

Mufti Mohammad Sayeed, the chief minister of Jammu and Kashmir and PDP leader, passed away on Thursday.

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Sonia Gandhi, Arun Jaitley pay last respects to Mufti Mohammad Sayeed

Mufti Mohammad Sayeed passed away early Thursday morning at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences in New Delhi where he was undergoing treatment for pneumonia. Sonia Gandhi, Arun Jaitley Dr Karan Singh, Najeeb Jung arrived at the hospital to pay last respects to the deceased J&K CM.

Mufti no more. Astute Jammu and Kashmir CM leaves a colourful legacy

Mufti Mohammad Sayeed dead: He was India's first Muslim Home Minister. Mufti Sayeed is considered an astute politician and statesman of Jammu and Kashmir

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Mufti Mohammad Sayeed takes oath as Jammu and Kashmir CM

Prime Minister said the BJP-PDP alliance in Jammu and Kashmir was a “historic opportunity” to take the troubled state to “new heights of progress”.

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Not mandatory for daughter to become CM: Swamy on J-K crisis

New Delhi, Jan 11 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Monday said it is not mandatory for Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) president Mehbooba Mufti to follow her father Mufti Mohammad Sayeed's footsteps and become the next Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir. Swamy further said that both parties should sit and decide on the next Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister.

Not mandatory for daughter to become CM: Swamy on J-K crisis

New Delhi, Jan 11 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Monday said it is not mandatory for Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) president Mehbooba Mufti to follow her father Mufti Mohammad Sayeed's footsteps and become the next Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir. Swamy further said that both parties should sit and decide on the next Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister.

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Not mandatory for daughter to become CM: Swamy on J-K crisis

New Delhi, Jan 11 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Monday said it is not mandatory for Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) president Mehbooba Mufti to follow her father Mufti Mohammad Sayeed's footsteps and become the next Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir. Swamy further said that both parties should sit and decide on the next Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister.

Not mandatory for daughter to become CM: Swamy on J-K crisis

New Delhi, Jan 11 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Monday said it is not mandatory for Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) president Mehbooba Mufti to follow her father Mufti Mohammad Sayeed's footsteps and become the next Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir. Swamy further said that both parties should sit and decide on the next Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister.

Sonia Gandhi meets Mehbooba Mufti

Srinagar, Jan 10 (ANI): Congress president Sonia Gandhi, J&K former chief minister and Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad on Sunday met People’s Democratic Party president Mehbooba Mufti at her residence to express condolence on the demise of Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed.Azad stated that Sonia Gandhi had come to offer prayer and condolences to the family and party of late Chief Minister Mufti. He added that Sonia Gandhi visited Mehbooba Mufti for the long association former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed shared with the Congress Party.

Gadkari meets Mehbooba, offers condolence

Srinagar, Jan 10 (ANI): Union Minister Nitin Gadkari on Sunday met People’s Democratic Party president Mehbooba Mufti at her residence.The minister said he had come on behalf of the Indian Government and his party to offer condolences on the demise of Chief Minister (CM) Mufti Mohammad Sayeed. He further said that he had met the late CM around a month ago and had a conversation on industrial development of Jammu and Kashmir.

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BJP, PDP to decide JandK 's next CM

Srinagar, Jan 09 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Ram Madhav said Mufti Mohammad Sayeed was a visionary man and his death was a huge loss for the country. He extended his condolences to his daughter Mehbooba Mufti and said discussions were going on for the selection of the next Chief Minister. He added that the BJP and the PDP is going to further discuss the situation and then come to a conclusion.

Mortal remains of Mohd. Sayeed brought to Palam Airport

New Delhi, Jan 07 (ANI): Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed passed away early Thursday morning at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) where he was undergoing treatment for pneumonia. Mortal remains of Sayeed were brought to Palam Airport, Delhi and then his body will be taken to Srinagar where the last rites will be conducted. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will give final tributes to Mufti Mohammad Sayeed at the Palam Airport.

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