Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday congratulated the new chief minister of Jammu and Kashmir Mehbooba Mufti.
"Congratulations to the new Chief Minister of Jammu & Kashmir, Mehbooba Mufti," Banerjee tweeted.
Congratulations to the new Chief Minister of Jammu & Kashmir, Mehbooba Mufti
— Mamata Banerjee (@MamataOfficial) April 4, 2016
PDP president Mehbooba Mufti was on Monday sworn-in as the first woman Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir, also becoming the first-ever Muslim woman CM.
Mehbooba Mufti head a coalition government with BJP in the only Muslim-majority state.