Jammu & Kashmir: Day after Mehbooba’s release, Abdullah’s, Sajad Lone, PDP leaders meet her at Gupkar residence

Report from Kamran Rashid Bhat: 

Srinagar, Oct 14: A day after release of Mehbooba, the incumbent parliamentarian Dr Farooq Abdullah and his son Omar Abdullah met the former chief minister and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chief at her Gupkar residence.

The Peoples Conference (PC) chairman Sajad Gani Lone and PDP leaders including former Minister Abdul Rehman Veeri, Khursheed Aalam and others also met Mehbooba Mufti.

Abdullahs in this afternoon visited Gupkar residence of Mehbooba Mufti where the duo inquired about her health condition after being released from 14-month-long detention.

Soon after coming out from her residence, Omar spoke to the media about the meeting and said it was aimed to inquire about her well-being after being released from over one year long detention.

He said that they also invited her for an All Parties meeting on Gupkar declaration tomorrow at 04:00 PM at Dr. Farooq’s Gupkar residence.

Omar tweeted that Mehbooba has accepted his father’s invitation to join a meeting of Gupkar Declaration signatories’ tomorrow.

“My father and I called on Mehbooba Mufti Sahiba this afternoon to enquire about her well-being after her release from detention. She has kindly accepted Farooq Sb’s invitation to join a meeting of the Gupkar Declaration signatories’ tomorrow afternoon (Thursday),” Omar tweeted.

Sajad Gani Lone, former minister and PC Chairman also met Mehbooba Mufti at her house while Naeem Akhtar was also present on the occasion.

Many PDP leaders also met the party chief today and inquired about her well-being.

Veeri said several party leaders met the president today at her Gupkar residence and inquired about her well-being. “Nothing was discussed today. But the leaders met her only to inquire about her well-being,” he said.

Pertinently, Jammu and Kashmir government on Tuesday evening revoked Public Safety Act (PSA) detention of Mehbooba Mufti and released her from 14-month-long decision. The release of Mehbooba was welcomed by all the mainstream political party leaders.