‘Altaf Bukhari was pitched as CM candidate of combined alliance, don’t know why he has been ousted’
Jammu, January 20 (KNO) : Bhartiya Janata Party General Secretary Ram Madhav said that to settle Kashmiri Pandits at least six separate townships were selected in Kashmir for the return of Kashmiri Pandits but due to some reasons, the plan couldn’t materialize.
“There is a road map for Kashmiri Pandits with the BJP. As I said that we had a plan to settle KPs in six separate townships and the sites were already identified.
But due to some reasons, that plan couldn’t materialize and if we are voted to power, we will ensure KPs return back to the sites we have already identified,” Madhav told reporters in Jammu, according to a KNO correspondent.
On Altaf Bukhari’s ouster from the PDP, he said that just a few months ago same person was pitched as the Chief Ministerial candidate of combined alliance. “I don’t know why he has been ousted. It’s the PDP’s internal matter, we have nothing to do with it,” he said.
He also said that if voted back to power, BJP will frame a strong policy for the return of Pandits to Kashmir valley. “We will frame a strong policy for them and give them a political reservation, ” Ram Madhav said in Jammu.
According to KNO correspondent he added that the issue of Pandits is in their manifesto as well. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate Rs 35,000 cr projects in Jammu and Rs 9000 cr projects in Kashmir, Madhav said on Sunday while raising demand that Ladakh be declared a separate division.
“We reiterate demand of declaring Ladakh a separate division that will give impetus to development in region,” He said. Ram Madhav was speaking to reporters in Jammu. Madhav said that on PM Narendra Modi’s visit to state various projects will be launched.
“He will address a public rally in which 2 lack people will listen to him,” Madhav said. He said that BJP is all set to be part of poll process in the state. “We are ready for parliament elections and assembly polls, whenever they are notified by Election Commission, we are ready,” he said.
According to Madhav BJP will win with more than what it has achieved in 2014.”Let people make alliances, 2nd front or third front., it will not create any problems for BJP’s win,” he said. He claimed that IIM, IIT, Jmu Akhnoor road, will be inaugurated, Sundarbani college foundation will be laid. (KNO)