Srinagar: Days after Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik stoked a controversy with his remarks on Srinagar Mayor, former minister Sajad Gani Lone on Thursday claimed that this capital city will have a Mayor from his party Peoples Conference.
“All set Inshaallah to have the first mayor from PC. Expecting very good results. Time to give Srinagar what it deserves. A set of hardworking people who work there on the ground,” Sajad wrote on his Twitter handle.
Sajad’s claim comes days after Governor Satya Pal Malik triggered a row when he claimed that a “foreign-educated” person will be Srinagar mayor.
In another Tweet, Lone said that his party was set to take over urban boides in Kupwara, Handwara, Langate, Sumbal, Pattan among others
“Let us hope we r able to contribute to planned urbanisation which I believe is the future (sic),” he said