Stressing the importance of a decisive mandate in the coming elections Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) patron Mufti Mohammad Sayeed has said a clear verdict in favour of his party could open avenues for a democratic resolution of the problem of Jammu & Kashmir.
Addressing a function here on Wednesday, he said PDP would strive to carry all stake holders along in a bid to shape an initiative from the state of Jammu & Kashmir that could lead to an amicable and workable settlement.
The function was organized to welcome former legislator Mohammad Rashid Qureshi, from Mendhar, into the party fold. Qureshi a former member of state legislative council and a noted lawyer who was a prominent leader of the NC joined the party along with dozens of his supporters who had come all the way from Mendhar. Party chief spokeperson Naeem Akhtar, local leaders from Mendhar Waseem Ahmad Khan , Nadeem Khan and Nazir Ahmad Qureshi were also present on this occasion.
Welcoming Qureshi and his supporters Mufti said the entry into PDP of prominent personalities from different walks of life is a positive indicator of the party having emerged as a credible alternative to NC.