PDP leader sought Hizbul’s support ahead of 2019 polls

New Delhi, Dec 29: Jailed PDP leader, Waheed Ur Rehman Para, who won the District Development Council (DDC) polls from Pulwama is alleged to have paid the Hizbul Mujahideen to get the outfit’s support ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha elections.

Para was arrested ahead of the DDC polls in Jammu and Kashmir in connection with the probe relating to suspended DySP Davinder Singh’s links to the Hizbul Mujahideen. 

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DDC polls: Elected representatives to take oath in name of Indian Constitution

BJP winning candidate Azaz Hussain

New Delhi, Dec 23: The Centre would have much to smile about following the conduct of the district development council (DDC) elections in Jammu and Kashmir.

This was the first electoral exercise post the abrogation of Article 370 in J&K. The participation in the elections were good and the People’s Alliance for Gupkar Declaration welcomed the results and this shows that all want democracy which will ultimately result in development of the Union Territory.

One of the biggest positives was the participation of the Gupkar Alliance post the scrapping of the special status. 

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