Rebel Congress leader Usman Majid holds first convention after Art 370 abrogation

Lashes out at Congress, says Kashmir is integral part of India, new party to be floated in JK soon

Bandipora, Feb 23 : The rebel Congress leader and former legislator from Bandipora assembly constituency, Umsan Majid on Sunday held first workers convention post abrogation of Article 370 last year and said that Kashmir is an integral part of India and nobody can separate it from India.

During the convention, Majid also stated that a new political party will be floated in Jammu and Kashmir very soon.

According to wire service—Kashmir News Observer (KNO), Majid who addressed first convention after over six months in Bandipora today said that the regional parties including National Conference and Peoples Democratic Party misled people here over self rule and autonomy, saying that people in Kashmir are suffering because of their misdeeds.

He also lashed out at Congress, saying that it is because of this party also that the people of Kashmir have been suffering from last 70-years. During the convention, he said that Kashmir was an integral part of India.

“We cannot take away Pakistan Administered Kashmir – (PAK) from Pakistan. Similarly, no one can separate our Kashmir from India, it is integral part of the country.

Majid further while responding to a query told media persons on the side-lines of the convention said that a new party will be formed in Jammu and Kashmir very soon for which the like-minded have already joined hands. “The party which is being floated is not backed by Bharatiya Janata Party— (BJP). Linking our new party with BJP is baseless,” he said.