A meeting of the leaders of the Gupkar alliance was held on Tuesday before the all-party meeting in Delhi. In this, a strategy was prepared for the all-party meeting. Former Chief Minister Farooq Abdullah chaired the meeting of the People's Alliance for the Gupkar Declaration (PAGD) at his residence. After that, he interacted with the journalists.
Farooq Abdullah said that all those parties including National Conference, PDP will participate in the all-party meeting, which has been invited. We have not been given any agenda, so we will present our side in front of the Prime Minister and the Home Minister.
PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti said that we will talk about what has been taken away from us. Mehbooba was referring to Article 370. She said that political prisoners should be released without naming Waheed Para. She will insist on the release of prisoners. Reaching the meeting, PAGD member Muzaffar Shah said that we will decide on the meeting called by the PM and its agenda. We will also talk about Articles 370 and 35-A. Let us inform you that Abdullah is among the 14 leaders invited for PM Modi's meeting. He is discussing the first such interaction with the Center with senior party leaders.
The center is keeping a close watch on the political activities of the state. Union Home Secretary Ajay Bhalla is monitoring the entire situation regarding the meeting. They are getting a piece of moment-to-moment information about the political developments going on in Jammu and Kashmir regarding the proposed meeting. For the last two days, political agitation in Kashmir is intensifying. The PDP's Political Affairs Committee has authorized Mehbooba Mufti to take the decision, while the NC chief has been holding discussions with party MPs and leaders for two days. The People's Conference and Apni Party also held a meet and took an opinion. Jammu and Kashmir Apni Party Chief Altaf Bukhari can open their cards today. Four other Deputy Chief Ministers have called for the all-party meeting.
In the all-party meeting, the leaders associated with the state can lift the political deadlock, the pain of the common people, and the problems being faced by the people due to the bureaucracy. Along with this, they can also demand to restore the status of the state and complete the process of delimitation and hold assembly elections soon. After the removal of Article 370 by the leaders. The issue of the state's economy can raise after almost two years. In this, the leaders will also talk about the loss from tourism to business.