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She said if Governor grants divisional status to Ladakh and ignores Chenab valley and Pir Panjal, then her party would be forced to launch peaceful agitation.
Drabu after sending his resignation to Mufti, took to Twitter to make his decision public.
NC chief spokesman Aga Syed Ruhullah Mehdi accused Imran Ansari, former PDP minister and influential Shia leader, of being a power hungry politician.
For over a week, the NC, PDP and Congress leaders were in touch to form "grand alliance" after sensing that their flock was vulnerable to "poaching from other camp.
Governor Satya Pal Malik made a terse announcement saying he was exercising powers conferred on him by the Jammu and Kashmir Constitution and dissolving the House which had two more years to go.
The announcement of poll schedule and the model code of conduct have already come into effect.
Parties such as the National Conference and the PDP who are opposing elections to local bodies and panchayats are scared of losing ground,the statement read.
Addressing reporters after the party meeting, former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister and PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti said they will not contest the polls as the prevailing situation was not favourable.
PDP on Friday too decided not to participate in the upcoming municipal and panchayat polls in Jammu and Kashmir.
Militants, forces victimising each other's families highly condemnable: Former Jammu and Kashmir CM Mehbooba Mufti
Mehbooba Mufti said families shouldn't become casualties and made to suffer for something they have little control over.
Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Mehbooba Mufti hoped today's election in Pakistan would lead to a stable government.
The MLA said he had sought appointments with both PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti and NC vice-president Omar Abdullah to put forward the idea.
Advocate Mohammad Yousuf Bhat, who represents Shopian constituency in the Legislative Assembly has expressed anguish over the loss of civilian lives in Pahnoo Shopian.
PDP legislator Aijaz Ahmad Mir described Kashmiri militants killed by Indian security forces as martyrs and added that their deaths should not be celebrated.