A number of prominent figures on Friday joined the Awami Ittihad in presence of party’s chief Er Rasheed in Srinagar. The spokesman said that party got a big boost today as many prominent personalities joined the party in Srinagar.
Those who joined include former Deputy Secretary Legislative Council Nazir Ahmed Moon, NC Prominent figure from Baramulla Mohammad Rafiq Bhat and Social and Political activist from Rafiabad Mohammad Ameen War. Dr Bari Naik assistant professor and renowned Social activist from Homshalibugh, Zubair Masoodi a renowned political and social activist from Pampore, Dr. Zahoor a scholar and social activist from Sonwar, Advocate Bilal Sultan a social activist from Batmaloo and Syed Waseem a prominent social activist from Srinagar.
“Keeping all circumstances in mind party has decided to field Abdul Rayees Rather from Jammu Udhampur parliamentary Constituency, Shahzad Shabnum Deewan from Punch Rajori, Zubair Masoodi from South Kashmir and Rasheed from North Kashmir parliamentary constituency and the party may take a decision about other Parliamentary segments soon”, the spokesman quoted Rasheed as saying.
While NC, PDP and PC are representing New Delhi in Kashmir, AIP has always represented Kashmir in every forum, everywhere without being apologetic or without compromising the truth. While other parties have huge resources, backing of State machinery, Rasheed said.
Rasheed while appealing masses to vote for AIP said that it is not the question of AIP’s winning elections but a real test to the wisdom, sincerity, political maturity and psyche of masses who have always valued high the efforts of AIP to fight for rights of deprived masses.