- Re-elected president for three years
- Ghulam Nabi Lone Hanjura proposed name
- Khurshid Alam approved it
Former Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir Mehbooba Mufti (Mehbooba Mufti) was again unanimously elected president of the Peoples Democratic Party on Monday for three years. A party spokesperson said after selection that Mufti’s name was proposed by senior leader Ghulam Nabi Lone Hanjura And Khurshid Alam approved it. He said that senior PDP leader Abdul Rahman Veeri was the chairman of the party electoral board. The spokesman said that the party’s electoral college in Jammu unanimously re-elected the party chief.
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Senior leader Surinder Chaudhary was the presiding officer of the election. It is noteworthy that Mufti Mohammad Sayeed formed the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in 1998 as a regional alternative to the National Conference. In the last two decades, many veteran leaders were included in the PDP The party gained strength after its formation, although it was on the verge of partition after the fall of the PDP-BJP coalition government in Jammu and Kashmir in June 2018.
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