Srinagar: Asserting that Srinagar was the economic and heritage nerve centre of Jammu and Kashmir, Peoples Democratic Party today accused National Conference of exploiting the city and its residents for its own political interests.
NC and its leadership have only exploited Srinagar for its political interests. Dr Farooq Abdullah and his son Omar Abdullah used Srinagar as a stepping stone to pursue their political carrier and even got ministerial berths in New Delhi after being elected from this parliamentary constituency. Let them explain what they have contributed.
The legislators said that National Conference and Congress were together responsible for the economic and development morass the state in general and Srinagar city in particular was facing.
They said the decades old rule of NC had rendered Srinagar without a democratic voice and whereas rest of the State had achieved the democratic option of choosing their representatives, the boycott politics was promoted by the ruling party to benefit from.
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