Topyaps Logo

Topyaps Logo Topyaps Logo Topyaps Logo Topyaps Logo

Topyaps menu

Responsive image

Mehbooba Mufti Set To Become First Woman Chief Minister Of J&K

Published on 26 March, 2016 at 4:04 pm By

The two and half months deadlock over the formation of the government in Jammu and Kashmir has come to an end with Mehbooba Mufti set to become the first woman chief minister of the state.

Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on March 24 unanimously elected her as the legislature party leader.


Advertisement

The real test will now begin for Mehbooba as she has to run the coalition government in which the two allies has many differences. In Kashmir, people are against the alliance as they believe it will pave way for RSS to enter the valley.

According to PDP leaders, the party president Mehbooba Mufti and the state BJP president Sat Sharma would jointly meet the Governor N N Vohra at 3:30 pm on March 26 and stake their claim to form the government.

While PDP has presently 27 members in the 87-member J&K Assembly, BJP has 25 members.

PDP, which had 28 MLAs prior to the death of Mufti Muhammad Sayeed, claims support of one Independent MLA from Ladakh region while BJP has support of three more MLAs.

The clarity in the formation of the government came after PDP chief met Prime Minister Narendra Modi at his residence in New Delhi few days back.

Sources said that swearing-in-ceremony is expected to take place in the first week of April and some new faces may be included in the cabinet of Mehbooba.



However, PDP maintained that there are no differences about the portfolios between the two parties.

 


Advertisement

Sat Sharma said that both the parties have discussed certain issues and finalized the modalities before visiting the Governor with a formal letter of support.

He reiterated the position of his party on the Agenda of Alliance and said that here has been no change in that.


Advertisement

 

Advertisement

Latest Stories

14 Creative Photography Tricks That You Can Use To Take Amazing Pictures

14 Creative Photography Tricks That You Can Use To Take Amazing Pictures


Saif Ali Khan’s Starrer Laal Kaptaan Leaked by Piracy Website Tamilrockers

Saif Ali Khan’s Starrer Laal Kaptaan Leaked by Piracy Website Tamilrockers


Weird Advertising Slogans And Taglines Which Are Not Easy To Digest

Weird Advertising Slogans And Taglines Which Are Not Easy To Digest


Bunch of Funny Non-Veg Jokes To Feed Your Head

Bunch of Funny Non-Veg Jokes To Feed Your Head


Telugu Movie ‘Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy’ Becomes The New Victim of Tamilrockers, Leaked Online

Telugu Movie ‘Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy’ Becomes The New Victim of Tamilrockers, Leaked Online


Advertisement

Most Searched

More From Politics

Popular on The Web