Srinagar: Hours after the top leaders of Peoples Alliance for Gupkar Declaration held a meeting at Mehbooba Mufti’s residence in Srinagar, the alliance has got a formal structure and Farooq Abdullah has been given a President’s position and Mehbooba Mufti is the vice-president.
Talking to the media persons, Sajad Lone, who has been appointed as spokesperson of the group, announced that Farooq Abdullah has been appointed as president of the group while Mehbooba Mufti will be its vice -president.
He added that M Y Tarigami has been appointed as convener of PAGD while Hassnain Masoodi will be its coordinator.
He further informed that during the meeting, it was decided the flag of erstwhile Jammu and Kashmir state will be the symbol of the group.
Lone added that the next meeting of the group will be held in Jammu within two weeks. He added that the group has decided to come up with a document on lies being spread against people of Jammu and Kashmir. He added the white paper will be the tribute to the people of Jammu and Kashmir.
The meeting began earlier in the day and top leaders who participated in the meeting include Dr Farooq Abdullah, Mehbooba Mufti, Sajad Gani Lone, M Y Tarigami, Omar Abdullah and Ravinder Rana are also participating in the meeting.
It is worthwhile to mention that BJP and Apni Party are opposing Gupkar declaration.