Panthers Party may adjourn NPP conclave, reorganization shall be main agenda of next conference

After concluding three days convention of Kashmir Unit of Panthers Party at party headquarters Raj Bagh, Srinagar which was presided over by Syed Masood Andrabi State Vice-President of Panthers Party, in which all the district Presidents, State Secretaries, Provincial office bearers and others senior leaders from Kashmir Valley participated.

            It was resolved to hold a three days convention of State Council of Panthers Party in the first week of August 2016 at Jammu to resolve political issue vis-a-vis Jammu and Kashmir to work out concrete action plan for ensuring justice to all three regions of the state.  It was also resolved that Panthers Party shall also fight legally and constitutionally for the release of Kashmiri boys who have been under detention in various jails of the state and outside. 

While addressing the conclave, Prof. Bhim Singh Supremo of JKNPP urged upon the Kashmiri leadership of the Panthers Party to be ready for the struggle to achieve the goal of justice and equity for every residents of Jammu and Kashmir, including weaker section, downtrodden, Scheduled Tribes, labourers, farmers, youth and students.  He also appealed to the youth of Kashmir to actively involve themselves in the welfare of the society.  He also conveyed that Panthers Party has been and shall be fighting for political freedom of every Kashmiri irrespective of caste, culture and religion.

            Among prominent persons those who participated in the conclave included M/s. Manzoor Naik, H.S Jamwal (State General Secretaries), Farooq Ahmad Dar (Provincial President Kashmir), Mehboob Illahi, Mohd. Maqbol Malik, Jhangir Ahmad Khan, Mohd. Iqbal Jan (State Secretaries), Ab. Majid Dar (Provincial Vice-President), Hakim Arif Ali (District President Srinagar), Ab. Rashid Ganai (District President Ganderbal), Mohd. Shafi Khan (District President Bandipora), Ghulam Nabi Khanta (Secretary Panchayats Forum Kashmir), Sewa Singh Bali (State General Secretary PTU). 

Prof. Bhim Singh also attended the question hour sessions of the Legislative Assembly and the Legislative Council this morning and met several past colleagues and associates.  After attending the question hour sessions of the Assembly and the Council Prof. Bhim Singh commented that the intellectual and political standard of the leadership in the Assembly and the Council did not create much impression about the present leadership in the ruling side or in the opposition. He reacted that the political interaction and House debates that he experienced during the time of Sheikh Mohd. Abdullah, Mirza Afzel Beig or even Mufti Mohd. Sayeed had gone with the winds of political climates. 

 While talking to the media outside the Assembly Hall, Prof Bhim Singh replied that he uses warm cloth in Kashmir in winter where as cotton dress in Jammu in summer and that is the reason that his political reaction sounds different in Jammu from Kashmir.  He said that Reorganization of the state by creating a confederation of Kashmir Valley and Jammu Pradesh shall only resolve the local issues in Jammu and Kashmir.  Both sides shall get identity issue settled once for all.