Working President National Conference and Chief Minister, Omar Abdullah Thursday re-affirmed his party’s commitment for peace, development and political addressing of political issue of Jammu and Kashmir and said that NC was firm on its agenda of achieving “peaceful, modern and prosperous Jammu and Kashmir” where youth welfare and economic development will be the buzz word.
“We are firm on our socio-political and economic agenda and would do all possible efforts to realize the goal of peaceful and prosperous Jammu and Kashmir”, he said adding that Jammu and Kashmir National Conference has never changed its stance or compromised on the high principals of secular-democratic ethos and inclusive growth and development of the State.
Addressing public meetings at Surrunda, Dharam and Gool in Gool-Arnas Assembly Constituency in favour of NC candidate Shamshad Shan, the Working President National Conference said that power is not the ultimate goal of National Conference but means to achieve the target of ‘Naya Jammu and Kashmir’.
Omar Abdullah referred to the works launched, completed and commissioned in the State during last six years in all the development sectors and mentioned the focus given to the holistic and comprehensive development of backward, hilly and remote areas of the State. He said National Conference would continue its efforts to carry forward the process of development in all areas of the State.
The Chief Minister said that the peaceful atmosphere which the State presently witnesses is due to his government’s efforts and wholehearted support provided by the people in this regard. He said complete and permanent peace is of paramount importance and all of us have to contribute in this direction positively. He asked the people to remain cautious against the elements who want to wedge apart the society on various grounds and flair up sentiments of the people for vote bank politics.