People’s Democratic Party(PDP) today strongly condemned the allegations leveled by MLA Bhaderwah Mohd Sharief Naiz against its senior leader and contesting candidate from Bhaderwah constituency Sheikh Mehboob Iqbal that he is instigating PDP workers to attack MLA.
In a press Conference held here at party headquarter PDP Zonal President Thakur Yudvir Singh, City President Shokat Malik , Senior leader Abdul Hafeez Wani, Chief Organizer Dimple Kotwal and others refuted the allegations of MLA Bhaderwah and described allegations against PDP workers and its senior leader Sheikh Mehboob Iqbal merely frustration of MLA Bhaderwah to hide his failure in constituency and confirmed that whom MLA Bhaderwah alleged attacker namely Abdul Majeed of Chakra Bhatti village belongs to their party and claimed that he never attack upon him but MLA forced him to accompany him to his public meeting at Chakra Bhatti area of Bhaderwah, which PDP worker refused.
PDP also alleged that MLA Bhaderwah himself is threatening PDP workers and are forcing them to join Congress which is strongly condemn able in politics. They also alleged that administration on the direction of MLA Bhaderwah has now registered FIR against their party worker which will not be tolerated at any cost and if Police arrested him then PDP have no other option but to hold protest and demonstration as we have already bring misdeeds of MLA Bhaderwah in the notice of PDP high command.
Leaders also lashed out at MLA Bhaderwah Niaz and alleged he is habitual of harassing workers and leaders of other parties as many times in the past he forced administration to register FIR against innocent people.
PDP leaders claimed that Congress MLA himself give rise to liquor culture in Bhaderwah as last year a senior leader was also arrested by Police is such a case when he in the influence of liquor created noise in the premises of hospital. They also alleged that Sharief Niaz is trying to divide the people of constituency on regional basis and he himself is involved in criminal case.
PDP leaders said Sheikh Mehboob will speak out on the issue at appropriate time as he is not in the constituency.
It is worthwhile to mention here that late in the evening yesterday according to reliable sources MLA Bhaderwah had submitted a written complaint at PS Bhaderwah against one PDP worker and now police has launched a man hunt to nab him when last report came in.