Srinagar: Mohammad Yousuf Dar, president All JK apple growers association and adviser to All India apple growers association Thursday joined Sajad Lone’s People’s Conference party.
In a statement a spokesman of the PC said, “ Dar was welcomed into the party fold in front of chairman Sajad Lone.” On the occasion Dar was given the mandate to fight from Baramulla constituency on PC ticket. Spokesman said that that party’s district president Asif Lone voluntarily withdrew his candidature from the Baramulla constituency.
Speaking on the occasion Dar while thanking PC said, “It is surprising that the kingpin of spurious pesticides, fungicides and fertilisers is now a PDP candidate. The person responsible for destruction of fruit industry is now leading light of the PDP.”