SRINAGAR: Several prominent political activists including those from BJP and PDP of Banihal Assembly Constituency on Monday joined National Conference and pledged to strengthen the party at the grass roots level, the party said.
In a statement, NC said the political activists of village Sabagni of Tehsil Ramsoo joined in presence of the NC district president Sajjad Shaheen.
Welcoming the new entrants, the district president hoped that they will join the mass outreach of the party in various parts of the segment, identify people’s problems and seek their redressal at appropriate forums.
Shaheen described the joining of more and more public spirited persons into the National Conference as encouraging saying this is the only choice for them keeping in view the party’s track record of public service and upholding the dignity of the people of all the regions of the state. He said maintaining communal harmony and regional unity is cherished agenda of National Conference.
The district president exhorted the people to foil the machinations of elements inimical to the unity and brotherhood of the state, saying political isolation of such elements is imperative for upholding the time tested secular ethos.
He made a passionate appeal to the people to come forward in a big way in the ongoing Lok Sabha elections and vote for secular forces.