B’la candidate Shaheen not to contest LS polls; will support NC
Srinagar, Mar 28: A candidate for upcoming
parliamentary polls from Baramulla constituency, Abdul Rashid Shaheen on
Thursday said that he will not contest the elections and will extend
unconditional support to National Conference (NC) candidate.
Recently, Shaheen launched his party namely Jammu and
Kashmir Awami Conference.
Meanwhile, a meeting was held at party head office
Qamarwari Srinagar to discuss about the withdrawal of nomination from the
parliamentary elections 2019, Baramulla constituency.
In the meeting, it was declared that Shaheen Chairman
of JK Awami Conference will not contest from the Baramulla constituency and
will give unconditional support to the NC candidate.
“We will give over full support to National Conference
in the upcoming polls and bringing secular forces in power is in the larger
interest of Jammu and Kashmir,” he said