Tag - Mehbooba Mufti

‘Non-locals’ allowed to vote in J&K, parties protest


Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir is likely to have 25 lakh new voters in the next election, with non-locals registering to vote for the first time in the region. Former Chief Ministers Mehbooba Mufti and Omar Abdullah have sharply criticized the move, calling it a "dangerous attempt" to influence elections. Jammu and Kashmir has been without an elected...

Will Modi’s meet with Kashmiri leaders restore democratic process?


By K S Tomar Prime Minister Narender Modi's initiative to convene a meeting of all political parties leaders, having divergent views to abridge an existing gap of mistrust and starting the process to restore the democratic process will go a long way in exhibiting the sincere intentions of center to bring people of Jammu and...