Srinagar: Senior politician and the former Member Parliament, Tariq Hamid Karra Saturday joined the Congress party in New Delhi.
Reports reaching Srinagar said that Karra joined the party in presence of Congress president Sonia Gandhi and vice-president, Rahul Gandhi.
Karra was among the founding members of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP). He had resigned from the party as well as from his Lok Sabha seat last year citing “naked brutalities on people” at the hands of the men in uniform.
He had called the ruling PDP-BJP coalition “unnatural”.