Party fighting for restoration of autonomy, no compromise on it: Sagar
SRINAGAR: Terming deception on part of New Delhi as the reason behind people having lost faith in democracy, National Conference General Secretary Sheikh Nazir Ahmad said that autonomy was the only solution to the Kashmir issue. Another senior NC leader and Rural Development Minister, Ali Mohammad Sagar said that no compromise was possible over.
Sheikh Nazir was addressing a party meeting at its headquarters Nawai Subah on Tuesday.
Alleging that New Delhi has deceived people of Kashmir veteran NC leader Sheikh Nazir said that it is because of this deception that people have lost faith in democracy. NC is the pioneer and torchbearer (alambardaar) of the movement and autonomy was the only solution of Kashmir issue and will be bring to its logical goal, said Ahmad.
While speaking about the membership drive of the party, he said the number has reached nine lakh. He asked party workers to strengthen the party and to identify weakness within party, if any, so that the same could be removed.
Admitting that both NC and Congress have their own separate political agendas Sagar said that NC was fighting for the autonomy and there was no question of the party compromising on it. NC is not only supporter of autonomy but is also fighting for its restoration, said Sagar while talking to media persons at the sidelines of function. (KNS)
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