Srinagar: National Conference workers Wednesday organised a protest rally against Congress leader and Minister of state for Technical Education and Power Viqar Rasool for using invectives against NC party leaders.
On Wednesday, Kashmir Reader carried a story ‘Cong minister abuses NC leaders in leaked phone talk’. In the leaked phone conversation the Congress leader was heard using choicest abuses against NC leaders and particularly Akbar Lone for trying to sabotage the move in cabinet meeting of giving sub-district status to some areas in Jammu province.
NC’s nominated candidate for the coming Assembly elections in Banihal, Sajad Shaheen told Kashmir Reader that they organised a protest rally at Toursit Hostel against Viqar for using abusive language against them. “We burnt the effigy of Viqar Rasool as he has not only abused NC leaders but people of Banihal as well. People took to streets and marched through Banihal town to register their protest against his derogatory language,” Sajad said.