Jammu & Kashmir

Safina Baig elected as chairperson of JK Hajj Committee

Safina Biig. [File Photo]

Srinagar: Chairperson of district development council Baramulla Safina Baig was Thursday elected as head of Jammu and Kashmir Hajj Committee after her name was proposed and seconded by two other members of the panel who are affiliated with the Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP).

Sources said that Safina Baig was elected as chairman of the Hajj committee after her name was proposed by former MP Choudhary Talib Hussain. “Her name was seconded by Muhammad Rafiq Chashti (district president BJP Poonch),” they said.

During the meeting, according to sources, the name of member parliament Justice (retired) Hasnain Masoodi was proposed by Molvi Muhammad Ashraf, but it was seconded none.

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