Jammu NC leaders meet Farooq Abdullah; Seek release of all political leaders
Srinagar, Mar 15:
After meeting National Conference President Dr Farooq Abdullah in Srinagar,
Jammu based party leaders today sought release of all the detained political
leaders for paving the way for genuine political process in Jammu and Kashmir.
the release of Dr Farooq Abdullah and hope early release of all the detained
political leaders including the two other former Chief Ministers Omar Abdullah
and Mehbooba Mufti”, Provincial President Jammu Devender Singh Rana said
in an interaction with the media.
restoration of democratic activities has become imperative in view of the
political vaccum. For this a conducive political atmosphere has to be created,
he said, adding this is only possible when all the detained leaders and workers
Ajay Kumar Sadhotra , Surjeet Singh Slathia, Javed Rana, Trilochan Singh
Wazir, Ajaz Jan, Bimla Luthra Satwant Kour Dogra, Vijaylaxmi Dutta, Chander
Mohan Sharma, Anil Dhar, Ch Haroon, Sajjad Shaheen, Rita Gupta and Muzaffar
Iqbal Khan comprised the Jammu based delegation that called on the party
President after his release from 222 day detention.
President described Dr Farooq Abdullah as a symbol of mainstream politics in
Jammu and Kashmir, saying his role in nation building and political stability
in Jammu and Kashmir has been immense. He referred to his huge contribution in
steering J&K to peace and development at a time conditions were very
difficult over two decades ago.
To a question,
Rana said the future course will be discussed by the National Conference
Working Committee when all the detained leaders including Vice President Mr
Omar Abdullah are released.
Earlier, on their
arrival here, the National Conference leaders called on Dr Abdullah and spent
nearly two hours with him.