Dr Farooq files nomination papers for Srinagar parliamentary seat

Dr Farooq files nomination papers for Srinagar parliamentary seat
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Srinagar, Mar 25: Jammu and Kashmir National Conference President Dr. Farooq Abdullah on Monday filed nomination papers from Srinagar-Bugdam parliamentary constituency at district development commissioner’s office in Srinagar.
He was accompanied by party vice president Omar Abdullah, party general secretary Ali Muhammad Sagar, provincial president Nasir Aslam Wani, senior leaders Abdul Rahim Rather, Devendar Sigh Rana, Justice Hassnain Masoodi and other party functionaries.
Earlier before filing his nomination papers Dr. Farooq Abdullah paid obeisance at the shrine of Hazrat Sheikh Hamza Maqdoomi (RA) at kho- e- Maran. On the occasion a Dastaar Bandi Taqreeb was held at the shrine. A Sahfa (turban) was tied to him on the occasion. Dr. Farooq prayed for peace and prosperity of the people of Jammu and Kashmir.
Party general secretary Haji Ali Muhammad Sagar, YNC provincial president Salman Ali Sagar, also accompanied Dr. Farooq Abdullah to the shrine.
Meanwhile party president paid obeisance at Dargah Hazratbal Shrine. Later he offered Fateha at the Mazar of Sher-e- Kashmir Sheikh Muhammad Abdullah at Qayad Mazar, Naseem Bagh. (KNS)