Another setback in offing for PDP

Another setback in offing for PDP
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Senior Peoples Democratic Party leader and former Finance Minister Altaf Bukhari endorsing the views of the National Conference vice-president Omar Abdullah has upset the people in the PDP camp.
Till date Altaf Bukhari continues to be the active member of the PDP and he has not resigned yet. Despite that he has seconded the idea which has come from the other camp.
Is it that Bukhari has decided to join National Conference formally and he has made the first move by seconding Omar Abdullah? At present PDP led by Mehbooba Mufti is grappling with number of issues as the key leaders of the party have already said goodbye to the party. Altaf Bukhari is considered to be one of the strongest leaders in the party and if decides to part ways it would mean more trouble for Mehbooba Mufti.
Speculations have been rife that Bukhari is planning to launch “Real PDP” and if he succeeds in doing so it would mean that few more PDP leaders would join his camp and that can spell doom for Mehbooba.
The former Chief Minister recently compared the PDP rebels with “garbage.” A few PDP rebels have joined Peoples Conference, while Bashrat Bukhari and Peer Mohammad Hussain took refuge in the NC camp.
Now it remains to be seen whether Altaf Bukhari would mend the fence with Mehbooba Mufti or he would prefer to say goodbye? Would he form the “Real PDP” or would he go with NC? In coming days picture will be clear as the politicians know it very well that elections are coming near and they have to decide their future course of action without wasting time. Altaf Bukhari moving out from PDP could prove to be another setback for the party.

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