Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir People’s Conference on Monday said that 12 Srinagar Municipal corporators have defected from the Congress and joined the party.
SMC’s Mayor and JKPC leader Junaid Matto said that the Congress party has split and their 12 Corporators in SMC have joined JKPC
JKPC is led by Sajad Lone and was part of Bharatiya Janata Party in the recent Jammu and Kashmir government.
Junaid Mattoo tweeted: “The Congress party has split and 12 Corporators of Congress in SMC have joined @JKPC_. Documents to the effect have been sent to the SMC and the Election Commission. This is a 2/3rd defection from INC to JKPC. Big boost! JKPC now the single largest party in Srinagar!”