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Ghulam Nabi Azad’s nephew joins BJP in a jolt to J&K Congress

Last Updated on February 27, 2022 at 6:40 pm

Big jolt to Congress Party as Mubashar Azad, youth leader from Doda who is also nephew of former Chief Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad joined Bharatiya Janata Party along with his supporters at BJP headquarter, Trikuta Nagar, Jammu.

J&K BJP President Ravinder Raina accompanied by former MLA Dalip Parihar and BJP ST Morcha President Haroon Choudhary welcomed Mubashar Azad who was closely associated with Congress Working President Rahul Gandhi for long time.

J&K BJP Office Secretary Tilak Raj Gupta, Media Secretary Dr. Pardeep Mahotra and Sanjay Bakshi were also present on the occasion.

Ravinder Raina welcomed Mubashar Azad along with other new entrants into the party fold and said that the parties like Congress, National Conference and PDP did nothing but to enjoy the luxuries of power. He said that it was only the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government that took “substantial steps” to make sure that the democracy is strengthened at the basic level in Jammu & Kashmir giving rights to every community living here. He added that the policies of the BJP leadership were being appreciated by one and all and that is the reason that almost daily, active social and the political personalities were coming forward to embrace the party to serve the masses.

Raina added that these new entrants led by Mubashar Azad will not only strengthen the party in Doda, Kishtwar, Ramban and other areas but will encourage the youths from whole region of Jammu & Kashmir to work for the Nation and the society. He appreciated the efforts of senior BJP leaders Sunil Sharma and Shakti Parihar along with Dalip Parihar, for their efforts in strengthening the party with these young and energetic faces.

Addressing the media persons, Mubashar Azad, said that he was deeply hurt over the disrespect of his uncle, former Chief Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad by the present Congress leadership in Jammu & Kashmir and the Centre. He said that the way Congress party treated Ghulam Nabi Azad, one of charismatic leader of Congress party, it has hurt the sentiments of the common masses and stressed that PM Modi ji has given recognition to the efforts of former CM. He added that while there is total selfish infighting within the Congress party, Modi ji has gained the trust of common masses and thus we pledge to stand with Modi ji and BJP in the interest of the society and the Nation.