Vikramaditya Singh, the elder son of Dr Karan Singh Friday formally joined People’s Democratic Party (PDP). The news about Vikramaditya’s joining PDP was making rounds since some days.
Grandson of the last Dogra ruler, Maharaja Hari Singh, Vikramaditya’s father was the first Sadr-e-Riyasat of Jammu and Kashmir.
Vikramaditya’s father Dr Karan Singh is a senior Congress leaders.
Vikramaditya was welcomed in the party by PDP Patron Mufti Mohammad Sayeed and President Mehbooba Mufti.
Addressing the function to welcome Vikramaditya in the party, Mufti said he was extremely delighted with this joining. “It is not a routine joining function. Today’s development is going to change political discourse of the State because this event would be a turning point in cementing relations between Jammu and Kashmir regions”, Mufti asked Vikramaditya to play an important to change history of J&K.