Srinagar: PDP Chief Mehbooba Mufti on Wednesday said that New Delhi was playing with fire by ‘implementing BJP’s agenda in Jammu and Kashmir through Governor Satya Pal Malik.’
Addressing a presser at her Gupkar residence, Mehbooba said her party didn’t allow them (BJP) to implement their agenda in J&K when they were allies.
The agenda which we didn’t allow BJP to implement here in J&K, that agenda is being implemented now through Governor (Satya Pal Malik). Govt of India is playing with fire. There is a notion that they want to disempower the Muslims of the state,” Mehbooba said.
She also said the BJP didn’t allow her party to implement forest act which is applicable across the country.
“BJP didn’t allow us to implement Forest Act which is applicable across the country. Somehow they want to alienate the Muslim majority of the state,” she added.
Recently, Malik had said that the no one should take former Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti seriously as her party is breaking up.
Reacting to the statement of Governor Malik, senior PDP leader Nayeem Akhtar had said that he is proving BJP state President Ravinder Raina correct who had called him ‘Apna Banda (our own man).
National Conference Vice President Omar Abdullah had also hit out at the Governor saying that it won’t be long before people stop taking Raj Bhavan seriously.
Moreover, senior PDP leader Sartaj Madni had said that If Governor keeps indulging in theatrics, Raj Bhavan will become a joke.