Mehbooba elected as legislature party leader

Srinagar: Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) president, Mehbooba Mufti was on Thursday elected as legislature party leader during the meeting convened at Fairview, Gupkar.
Mehbooba, at the meeting, thanked her legislators for posing trust in her. Earlier, all the legislators and senior leaders including MP Muzaffar Baig arrived at Mufti’s residence to choose PDP cheif Mehbooba Mufti as legislature party leader.
A day before, Mehbooba returned to Valley after holding deliberations with Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday in New Delhi. She had described her meeting with Modi as positive, which indicated she would hold the fort two and half months after her father Mufti Mohammad Sayeed’s demise.

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