Omar Abdullah

Reprehensible, savage, act of cowardice: J&K leaders condemn killing of cops by terrorist

Abdullah, who is also the National Conference vice president, said the attack was "reprehensible" as the two policemen were unarmed and shot from behind.

published on : 19th February 2021

BJP has completely different standard when it comes to hate speech from its leaders: Omar Abdullah

Abdullah's remark came after his party colleague Hilal Lone was arrested under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act (UAPA) for allegedly delivering a "hate speech" at a rally last year.

published on : 16th February 2021

Omar Abdullah claims he, his family including father Farooq put under house arrest, cops refute

The former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister also posted photographs showing police vehicles outside the gates of his residence in the Gupkar area of the city here.

published on : 14th February 2021

NC to challenge DDC chairperson polls in J-K's Budgam

NC vice-president Omar Abdullah said an independent candidate was made the chairman of District Development Council (DDC) despite his party having eight members

published on : 13th February 2021

Twitter will be a nicer place if move to Koo picks up pace: Former Jammu and Kashmir CM Omar Abdullah

Omar Abdullah's remark came after several Twitter users and government departments announced joining the 'desi' platform.

published on : 11th February 2021

Results of polls to DDC chairpersons' posts not a surprise: Omar Abdullah

Jammu and Kashmir Apni Party (JKAP), led by former finance minister of the erstwhile state Altaf Bukhari, won two of the three chairperson posts for which the polls were held in the first phase.

published on : 7th February 2021

COVID vaccines don't belong to any political party, but humanity: Omar Abdullah on Akhilesh's remark

The more people get vaccinated, the better it will be for the country and the economy, the National Conference (NC) vice president said.

published on : 2nd January 2021

Valley in 2020: Amid rising heat over Article 370 revocation, electoral process resumed with DDC polls

The year 2020 began amid uncertainty as most of the mainstream political leaders continued to be under various forms of detention following the landmark constitutional amendments of 2019.

published on : 30th December 2020

BJP, admin should accept verdict of polls, stop indulging in horse-trading: Omar Abdullah

He accused the Apni Party, led by former PDP leader Altaf Bukhari, and the union territory admin of using coercive tactics to buy loyalties of newly elected DDC members.

published on : 26th December 2020

Admin, police facilitating horse-trading after DDC poll results, says Former CM Omar Abdullah

The NC vice president said it was shameful for the administration to play "partisan politics".

published on : 25th December 2020

Jammu and Kashmir admin trying to 'collect' Independent candidates for BJP, alleges Omar Abdullah

Independents will hold the key in election of District Development Council presidents in many of the 20 districts.

published on : 23rd December 2020

With defeat in DDC polls, BJP won't conduct Assembly elections in J-K anytime soon: Omar Abdullah

Abdullah said if the BJP government believed in democracy, it would have announced the legislative assemble polls in the newly created Union Territory by now.

published on : 23rd December 2020

J&K DDC poll trends, results eye-opener for BJP: Omar Abdullah

The NC leader said that the BJP had flown in a number of Union ministers and central leaders to campaign for the DDC elections.

published on : 22nd December 2020

DDC poll results on Tuesday; first J&K mandate on bifurcation, Article 370

About 51 per cent of the total 57 lakh eligible voters exercised their franchise in the elections.

published on : 22nd December 2020

Personal liberty is treated as favour by government, says Omar Abdullah after Mehbooba Mufti's alleged detention

The former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister was reacting to the alleged house arrest of Peoples Democratic Party president Mehbooba Mufti.

published on : 27th November 2020
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