National Conference (NC) and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) will together contest the next Assembly elections in J&K. The PDP is an important constituent of PAGD that is headed by National Conference president Farooq Abdullah. 

The Election Commission has initiated the revision of electoral rolls and the draft rolls will be prepared by August 31. Earlier, a delimitation exercise was carried out in Jammu and Kashmir.

   

National Conference, Mehbooba Mufti's Peoples Democratic Party to contest J&K Assembly polls jointly: Farooq

WHAT?

National Conference (NC) and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) will together contest the next Assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir.

WHO?

NC president and the Peoples Alliance for Gupkar Declaration (PAGD) chairman, Farooq Abdullah announced that his party and Mehboob Mufti's outfit will contest the elections together.

Commenting on the central government's decision to hoist the national flag hoisted on every home under the 'Har Ghar Pe Tiranga' programme, Farooq Abdullah said: "The government can hoist the flag on every house, but it would be great if the people fly the national flag on their own."

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The Election Commission has initiated the revision of electoral rolls and the draft rolls will be prepared by August 31. Earlier, a delimitation exercise was carried out in Jammu and Kashmir.