October 2000 News

Farooq wants to attend wedding in PoK

31 October 2000
The Times of India

Srinagar: Chief minister Dr Farooq Abdullah has expressed the desire to attend in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir the marriage ceremony of Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (Amanullah) chief''s daughter with the son of senior All Party Kashmir Hurriyet Conference leader Abdul Gani Lone. Dr Abdullah told reporters that he would request the government of India to grant him permission to accept Amanullah Khan ''s invitation and apply for a visa. He said he would definitely attend a meeting convened by railway minister Mamta Banerjee as and when held.


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