PDP flays Vikramaditya for abusing July 13 martyrs

Peoples Democratic Party Thursday held meeting of its north Kashmir leadership to take stock of the overall functioning of the party affairs and measures needed to strengthen it further. The party flayed Congress leader Vikramaditya Singh over his statement on July 13, 1931, martyrs, terming it derogatory, mischievous and reflection of a communal mindset.

Party Vice President Abdul Rahman Veeri held a detailed meet with PDP leadership over the present political situation and measures needed to be taken to defend core interests of Jammu and Kashmir state.

Taking part in the meeting, party General Secretary Ghulam Nabi Lone Hanjura in his address flayed the statement made by Congress leader Vikramaditya Singh about the July 13, 1931 martyrs, terming his remarks derogatory, mischievous and blasphemous in nature.

The PDP General Secretary also asked Congress party to come clear on its policy vis-a-vis the historic event of July 13, 1931, as according to Hanjura, on one side Congress leaders play theatrics by offering Fateha on martyrs’ graveyard and on the other hand, the leaders of the party ridicule the same martyrs publicly.  This is the high time, said Hanjura, that the Congress party must make its stand clear. Other senior leader who attended the meeting include  Javaid Beigh, Noor Mohammad, Abdul Qayoom Wani, Raja Manzoor, Mohammad  Khurshid Alam, Gh Nabi Panditpuri, Irfan Sofi, Shabir Ahmad Mir, District Secretary Kupwara Mohammad Afzal.