Mir Gowher Bandipura 07/12/2023:
In a resounding display of solidarity and commitment, Jammu Kashmir Apni Party (JKAP) President, Syed Mohammad Altaf Bukhari, addressed a massive public rally in Bandipora, reaffirming the party’s dedication to ensuring the constitutional rights and prosperity of the people in the region. The rally drew an enthusiastic crowd, with men and women passionately chanting slogans in support of the party and its leadership.
– Altaf Bukhari emphasized that Jammu and Kashmir is an integral part of the country, urging the public not to be swayed by deceptive slogans from traditional political parties.
Despite the challenges posed by the abrogation of Article 370 and 35A, Bukhari cautioned against trusting parties that failed to prevent the revocation, highlighting Apni Party’s commitment to securing constitutional rights.
The president outlined the party’s primary agenda, focusing on permanent peace and harmony, ensuring a prosperous environment for the people of Jammu and Kashmir.
Addressing the concerns stemming from the post-August 2019 period, Bukhari explained the formation of Apni Party as a response to the need for leadership during uncertainty, advocating for the region’s exclusive rights and securing promises from the central government.
The rally featured speeches from other prominent party leaders, including Mohammad Dilawar Mir, Usman Majid, Zaffar Iqbal Manhas, and Rafi Ahmad Mir, all emphasizing Apni Party’s commitment to development, peace, and prosperity in the region.
Zaffar Iqbal Manhas criticized traditional parties, accusing them of exploiting political and emotional sentiments for power, and urged the people to break away from this cycle.
Rafi Ahmad Mir called on the public to strengthen Apni Party, asserting its potential to bring positive change with experienced leaders at the helm.
The rally witnessed the presence of several key figures, including Additional General Secretary Engineer Hilal Ah Shah, Chief Spokesperson Javid Hassan Baigh, Former Mayor Junaid Azim Mattu, and District Presidents from various regions, underscoring the collective commitment of Apni Party’s leadership.
The Bandipora rally serves as a testament to Apni Party’s determination to address the challenges facing Jammu and Kashmir. The leaders reiterated their pledge to work towards lasting peace, development, and prosperity, urging the public to support Apni Party’s people-centric agenda for the region’s betterment.