Can Economic Package Solve Kashmir Issue: Omar

Omar referred to the huge crowd that the funeral procession of an LeT militant had attracted in Pulwama.

Published: 13th September 2015 11:41 PM  |   Last Updated: 13th September 2015 11:41 PM   |  A+A-

Mohammad Ashraf Mir-PTI

National Conference working President Omar Abdullah | File Photo


SRINAGAR: Opposition National Conference leader Omar Abdullah today doubted if an economic package could address the Kashmir issue as he referred to the huge crowd that the funeral procession of an LeT militant had attracted in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir.

"1000's attend a LeT (Lashkar-e-Toiba) militant's funeral in Padgampora, Kashmir (I heard 20k-30k). Still believe an economic package is the solution, do you?? (sic)," Omar wrote on

Omar was referring to the funeral of the militant killed in an encounter with security forces yesterday in Pulwama district of south Kashmir in which large number of people participated.

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