Amid revolt in party, PDP MLA’s meet Mehbooba

Srinagar, Jul 08 : Amid rising dissidence in PDP, the incumbent party MLA’s continued one on one meetings with party chief Mehbooba Mufti from last Saturday when she returned after a weeklong stay in Delhi.
Sources told KNS that after meeting about more than a dozen MLA’s on last Saturday more eight MLA’s met her today at her Gupkar residence. With this the total number of MLA’s who called on PDP President Mehbooba Mufti has risen to more than twenty. The legislators advised Mehbooba to explore all possibilities to reconcile the dissident legislators for addressing their grievances genuinely.
After the meeting of more than a dozen MLA’s on last Saturday Mehbooba Mufti on Sunday met most of the legislators of south Kashmir.
However the frontline dissident leader and former minister Imran Raza Ansari told KNS “I will not attend the meeting even if invited by the party president.”
A senior PDP leader when contacted told KNS on conditions of anonymity that leaders who met today party president Mehbooba Mufti was their routine meeting with the party chief as they were insisting for meeting with the party chief for a very long time and today they were called for discussion.