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BJP wants to trifurcate J&K state: Omar

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Omar Abdullah blames Narendra Modi for inciting violence in Assam Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah today blamed Narendra Modi for inciting violence in Assam that left 32 Muslims dead. “In Assam, 30 Muslims were murdered. Why? Because BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi made a speech there and tried to incite people against Muslims. This is a fact. This truth cannot be denied,” Omar told an election rally at Tangmarg in Baramulla Lok Sabha constituency. Omar said that Modi, in his election rally in Assam three days earlier, had branded all Muslims living in that state as “Bangladeshis”, which resulted in the attacks on them. “Three days earlier, he (Modi) went there and branded all Muslims as Bangladeshis …

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Why Omar avoided posting Good Luck messages to motivate Voters in Kashmir Valley?

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On April 9, a day ahead of the first round of polling on Jammu-Poonch Lok Sabha seat Chief Minister Omar Abdullah had enthusiastically posted a comment on the micro blogging site wishing good luck to contesting candidates and voters. “All of you contesting or voting today – good luck. Make it a good one 2014”, Omar had tweeted.   All of you contesting or voting today – good luck. Make it a good one #2014 — Omar Abdullah (@abdullah_omar) April 10, 2014 This was the first and the last message Omar wrote. In the next three rounds of polling on April 17, April 24 and now the just finished crucial phase of polling on April 30 where Union Minister Dr …

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PDP sold its soul to BJP: Omar Abdullah


Addressing a public meeting in Pulwama, National Conference Working President and Chief Minister Omar Abdullah said that PDP President Mehbooba Mufti couldn’t summon the courage to talk on behalf of her people in the Parliament during her tenure as an MP. When asked to get up and speak for her people, about their issues, aspirations and demands, all Mehbooba Mufti had to say as an MP was her famous retort of “Mein Kya Kahun Yaar”. Her contempt for the people of Jammu and Kashmir is well demonstrated by the fact that she never chose to get up and represent J&K in the Parliament and the Parliament archives and records are proof enough to deduce that Mehbooba Mufti does not deserve …

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UPA sinking under its own weight but Omar still thinks there hasnt been any failure

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J&K Chief Minister Omar Abdullah Saturday said that there was no need for the UPA to assume failure when there hasn’t been any failure at the moment. He said any failure will come to light when the election results would be out. “When the election results will be out we will see and examine what it means for the congress and UPA”, he added. Omar also admitted times are bit difficult but there was no need for them to abandon the ship. “We are not fair weather friends. We are part of UPA and National Conference will remain with UPA”. Omar while participating in a conversation on Google hangout  also refused to pass any judgment on the leadership of Rahul …

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Submitted my resignation after 2002 Gujarat riots which was not accepted by Vajpayee: Omar

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Making a categoric statement that National Conference will never be a part of NDA, Chief Minister Omar Abdullah today said BJP’s Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi was responsible for 2002 Gujarat riots for which he was neither saying sorry nor owning up the responsibility. Participating in a conversation on “Google hangout”, Omar spoke on various issues including the upcoming general polls, Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA), Hurriyat Conference’s role in Kashmir issue, Afzal Guru and Congress’ prospects. The 44-year-old Chief Minister said he had submitted his resignation after 2002 Gujarat riots which was not accepted by the then Prime Minister Atal Behari Vajpayee. “I sent my resignation to Vajpayee. I refused to vote along the Government at that time. …

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National Conference is the ‘sole’ guardian of the J&K’s identity and unity: Farooq


 Union Minister and National Conference President Farooq Abdullah today said his party had a history of making sacrifices for people of J&K and is the sole guardian of the State’s identity and unity. “NC has a history of rendering sacrifices for the people of this State and is the sole guardian of its identity, culture, diversity and unity,” he said, highlighting the importance of guarding the State’s culture and languages in these changing times. Abdullah, the NC candidate from Srinagar Lok Sabha constituency, was interacting with various public delegations who called on him. He said culture and language are the most vital assets of a nation that aspires greatness and glory. “The identity of a nation is its most valuable …

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Farooq and Omar continue to attack Modi, developmental issues takes back seat


Union minister and ruling National Conference (NC) president Farooq Abdullah today cautioned the people of J&K against political forces who pursue “divisive and communal agendas” to weaken the secular fabric of the state. He said, “I caution the people against those political forces that pursue divisive and communal agendas to weaken the secular fabric of State” “The people of J&K will foil the machinations of communal forces and their proxies in the state by staying united and standing resolutely in defence of the State’s integrity and dignity,” he said. While addressing public meetings at Mendhar and Rajouri, Chief Minister Omar said the State’s Coalition Government was looking up to the Union Government to take care of the interests of the …

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Rahul is the pulse of young India, Modi has the agenda of dividing the society: Omar

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Making comparison between Rahul Gandhi and Narendra Modi, Chief Minister, Omar Abdullah, who is also Working President of National Conference, Tuesday said that while Rahul Gandhi represents the aspirations of modern India and is sincere in his efforts to ensure inclusive and holistic development of all sections of the society equitably, Narendra Modi is beholder of a known ideology and has not been exonerated by the people of the Country of the charges of communal riots in Gujarat in which large number of people were killed. “Rahul Gandhi is the pulse of young India and takes along with him people of all the age groups in his mission to lead India towards a modern, prosperous and scientific era and Narendra …

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Let us all vote to strengthen the hands of ‘Rajiv Gandhi’, Sonia Gandhi, Dr. Manmohan Singh: JKNC media cell

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Some thing is seriously wrong with the media cell of the Jammu and Kashmir National Conference. On Monday the media cell of the party quoted Omar Abdullah having stated in an election rally in Rajouri district ,“Let us all vote the joint candidates of NC and Congress in the Parliamentary Elections and strengthen the hands of Dr. Manmohan Singh, Mrs. Sonia Gandhi and Mr. Rajiv Gandhi and give a message to the Country that the people of Jammu and Kashmir do not forget their friends”. The media cell also released a picture of the public rally addressed by the Chief Minister Omar Abdullah in support of the alliance candidate Madan Lal Sharma. Interestingly, 50 minutes after the first press note …

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My son should have a stint at the Centre and not remain confined to the state politics: Farooq Abdullah

Training his guns on Narendra Modi, Union Minister Farooq Abdullah today accused him of being a “dictator” and thinking only of “self promotion” and not the country. “He (Modi) can make his party President (Rajnath Singh) bow and yesterday’s tweets explains that completely. His autocratic way of functioning will harm the BJP as well as the country,” Abdullah, National Conference president, who will be contesting from Srinagar Parliamentary seat, said. He was referring to the tweets of Rajnath yesterday, “Time For Change, Time For BJP. Abki Baar, Bhajapa Sarkar (This time BJP government)” which was changed in 33 minutes to “Ab Ki Baar, Modi Sarkar (Time for a Modi government).” The Union Minister said that Modi was being supported by …

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