“If she is her daughter then she should continue her party’s alliance with the BJP.”The 78-year-old Abdullah said that his party has never escaped from its duties. He said in 1996 when nobody was prepared to participate in the election, it was his party who put their lives on risk, and participated in the electoral process as it was important for the state at that time.
The audio clip of what my father Dr Farooq Abdullah has said is very clear. Please listen to it before arriving at any conclusions.— Omar Abdullah (@abdullah_omar) January 16, 2016
All he has said is that if any proposal comes from the BJP it will be discussed by the Working Committee of the party for a decision.— Omar Abdullah (@abdullah_omar) January 16, 2016
It’s the most reasonable response you can expect. He hasn’t sought an alliance nor assured any support, only consideration & discussion.— Omar Abdullah (@abdullah_omar) January 16, 2016
In the 87-member Assembly, National Conference has got 15 members, PDP has 27 members, followed by BJP 25, Congress 12, People’s Conference 2, CPM and Jammu Kashmir People’s Democratic Front 1 each, besides three Independents.
The Working Committee of the @JKNC_ is capable of deciding what is in the interest of the state & the party. So please resist speculation.— Omar Abdullah (@abdullah_omar) January 16, 2016