April 2019 News
PDP Will Be Defeated As It Sold Out Kashmir In Last Elections: G A Mir18 April 2019
Srinagar: It is inevitable that People's Democratic Party (PDP) should be defeated in the ensuing parliamentary elections for PDP's acts of betrayal and playing with the emotions of the people for the sake of power, the J&K Pradesh Congress Committee (JKPCC) President and party candidate G.A. Mir said on Thursday while leading a road show in Devsar area in North Kashmir's Kulgam district. 'South Kashmir has suffered immensely on all fronts due to the sell-out by PDP,' Mir said and urged people not to believe in PDP again and defeat its falsehood and treachery. Pradesh Congress Committee organized a mega road show in Devsar area of Kulgam District which passed through several areas. The roadshow was led by G.A. Mir who made a passionate appeal to masses to give him a chance to serve people of south Kashmir. 'South Kashmir has experienced worst due to the complete sell out by PDP for the sake of power,' Mir said. Mir was accompanied by PCC Vice President Haji Abdul Rashid Dar, Mohd Amin Bhat, Bashir Ahmad Magrey, Surinder Singh Channni, Vinod Koul, Farooq Ahmad Bhat, Ab. Rashid Lone and various other party leaders. Addressing people at various places during the roadshow, Mir told people that it is essential to defeating the politics of opportunism and exploitation on the part of PDP. 'This opportunist Party is fully responsible for the loss of innocent lives, bloodshed, damages caused to peace and development in the State. PDP cannot escape the responsibility of loss of innocent people in South Kashmir. There was anger among the people due to the betrayal by PDP leading to the loss of innocent people Mir said,' Mir said. Mir further said that people of South Kashmir gave the majority of seats to PDP during the 2014 elections with the firm belief that this party would ensure protection to the special status of the state besides ensuring dignity, security and development of the people. 'But the mandate given to PDP has not gone well with this opportunist party. Their tall claims and slogans proved a hoax, which was based on falsehood and political exploitation,' G.A. Mir said. Mir said that BJP will face the defeat miserably because people of the country have decided to vote against the saffron party for deceiving them on development and employment front, adding, 'besides failing them on all fronts after securing votes resulting complete chaos and restlessness among the people.' 'Your vote would elect a new Prime Minister of the country. I appeal you to come out and cast your vote in favour of the Congress party in larger numbers for the fact Congress stands guarantee to dignity and security of the people, besides protection to Article 370 and Article 35A of the constitution of India. You need to understand that BJP has declared in its a poll manifesto that it would scrap Article 370 after coming back to power, so it would be your and our responsibility to defeat the designs of BJP, RSS, jointly,' G.A. Mir said. 'It is our ultimate goal to ensure the overall development of the State, employment to educated unemployed youth, besides safety and security to people,' G.A. Mir said. said that Congress is capable enough to deal with forces inimical to the atmosphere of unity, harmony and peace. 'I want to caution the people about the political gimmicks on the part of PDP BJP who can go to any the extent to woo the voters again by playing emotional cards as they have done in the past,' he said. Among others who participated in roadshow included Block Presidents of Kulgam, PCC, DCC members Youth President, Youth Leaders and other prominent workers of Devsar.