Mamata Congratulates Mehbooba on Becoming the First Woman CM of J-K

\"Congratulations to the new chief minister of Jammu and Kashmir,\" tweeted Banerjee.

Published: 04th April 2016 01:14 PM  |   Last Updated: 04th April 2016 01:14 PM   |  A+A-


KOLKATA: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday congratulated Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chief Mehbooba Mufti on becoming the first woman chief minister of Jammu and Kashmir.

"Congratulations to the new chief minister of Jammu and Kashmir," tweeted Banerjee, the first woman chief minister of West Bengal. Mehbooba was sworn as the 13th chief minister of the state earlier in the day.

Stay up to date on all the latest Nation news with The New Indian Express App. Download now
(Get the news that matters from New Indian Express on WhatsApp. Click this link and hit 'Click to Subscribe'. Follow the instructions after that.)


Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

The views expressed in comments published on are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.

flipboard facebook twitter whatsapp