Srinagar: A pro-India party named ‘New Congress Party’ was launched here on Saturday with its chairman saying the party will support former Chief Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad and oppose state Congress chief Saif-ud-Din Soz.
Addressing a news conference, chairman of the ‘New Congress Party’, BM Reshi accused Soz of dividing Congress in Jammu and Kashmir. He claimed that he enjoyed the support of top Congress leaders in New Delhi.
Reshi said his party will field candidates in every Assembly constituency and will support Azad. He said the leaders who support Soz are responsible for the division of Congress in Jammu and Kashmir.
Reshi said that “establishments in India with whom I am in touch have promised that they will provide monetary help to set up different schools, colleges and other institutions where unemployed youth will get job.”