Saturday, Nov 26, 2022

Sajad Lone


Inclusion of non-local voters has heightened fears of demographic change in J&K: Lone

August 19, 2022 5:11 pm

Lone said in the last three years, “disempowerment” of the inhabitants of Jammu and Kashmir has become a continuous process

Sajad Lone interview: 'Administration seen as aloof... overtly muscular. It weakens resolve of masses to fight terror... this anti-Muslim, anti-Kashmir discourse'

June 05, 2022 7:17 am

Lone speaks to The Indian Express about the targeted killings of minorities in Kashmir, the Centre’s handling of it, why it would be a disaster if Kashmiri Pandits leave, and why political engagement is becoming increasingly difficult.

Sajad Lone slams NC, PDP: No difference in BJP, Opp stand on Art 370

August 22, 2021 7:01 am

“The revocation of J&K’s special status as defined under Article 370, can only be reversed in the Parliament," Lone told The Sunday Express.

First crack in Gupkar alliance: Sajad Lone exits

January 20, 2021 2:07 am

Lone, who was the PAGD spokesperson, conveyed the decision in a letter to Farooq Abdullah, president of the alliance.

Sajad Lone: ‘BJP ruling indirectly... should seek votes on what it has done’

November 27, 2020 7:12 am

We are part of a collective mechanism. Any decision made collectively is binding on all the members. I was part of the consensus to go ahead and contest these elections.

Sajad freed, party says can’t go out; Mufti’s detention extended

August 01, 2020 7:40 am

As soon as his release was announced, Lone took to Twitter to say, “Finally 5 days short of a year I have been officially informed that I am a free man."

J&K: Sajad Lone released from home detention, says 'jail experience this time was psychologically draining'

July 31, 2020 2:55 pm

Sajad Lone tweeted: "Finally 5 days short of a year I have been officially informed that I am a free man. So much has changed. So have I. Jail was not a new experience. Earlier ones were harsh with usual doses of physical torture. But this was psychologically draining.

Over 30 political detainees in Srinagar moved amid claims of manhandling

November 29, 2019 7:58 pm

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) claimed that the hostel wasn’t equipped with heating facilities, the reason unofficially given for shifting the detainees.

Sajad Lone’s party moves Supreme Court against Centre’s Article 370 move

September 14, 2019 1:04 am

In the petition, the party noted that the Presidential orders of August 5 and August 6 on Article 370 are “unconstitutional” as the concurrence of the popularly-elected state government was not taken.

J&K: First off block, Baramulla holds good news for polls, not for PDP

April 03, 2019 12:03 am

The real contest is between the National Conference (NC), Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and Sajad Lone’s People’s Conference (PC).