Srinagar, June 29: Irshad Kar a prominent political leader and social activist from sopore today joined PDP at Fairview residence of the party president Mehbooba Mufti.
Irshad is son of late Ghulam Rasool Kar veteran congress leader who was him self appreciative of the struggle, political thinking and administrative acumen of Mufti Mohammad Sayeed. He had once shared PDP dise with Mufti Mohammad Sayeed at a convention of Sarpanches in Srinagar as a token of acknowledgment for his struggle and ideology. Irshad has followed footsteps of his father to formally join PDP and be part of the struggle.
Admitting Kar to party fold Ms Mehbooba said that a dynamic political activists like him should strengthen political institutions of consequence. She said potential of such activists can rightly be channelized in an adequate manner for public good. How over this is possible only in a conducive atmosphere for change which PDP is striving for. Two party general secretaries Nizamudin Bhat and Rafi Ahmad Mir, Chief Coordinator and president for Baramulla Raja Ajaz , another PDP leader from Sopore Nazir Ahmad Naikoo and dozens of hardcore supporters of Irshad Kar were present on the occasion.
Kar said that it was his desire to use his family influence and personal potential for positive change in sopore and beyond. PDP provides him an effective and viable platform to render such services.
He said that leadership of Mufti Mohammad Sayeed and his political ideology is a combine that inspires upcoming political activists to change fate of the state from bad to better. Kar said that he was craving for an opportunity to work under the banner of PDP since long as it is this party which has a road map and a committed cadre to shape the state’s future.
He offered his services and support to the people and the party pledging that he will work overtime to accomplish PDP agenda and his personal dreams as humble political worker.
2015 Kashmir Despatch