NC delegation to meet Farooq, Omar Abdullah in J&K tomorrow after permission from Satya Pal Malik

National Conference delegation from Jammu province has been granted permission by the Jammu and Kashmir administration to meet Farooq Abdullah and Omar Abdullah.

Press Trust of India October 05, 2019 18:50:02 IST
NC delegation to meet Farooq, Omar Abdullah in J&K tomorrow after permission from Satya Pal Malik
  • National Conference delegation from Jammu province has been granted permission by the Jammu and Kashmir administration to meet Farooq Abdullah and Omar Abdullah

  • 'The delegation led by provincial president Devender Singh Rana and comprising former party legislators will fly from Jammu tomorrow morning,' said the National Conference spokesperson

  • Eighty-one-year-old Farooq Abdullah is under house arrest at his Srinagar residence while his son Omar is detained at a state guest house

Srinagar: A delegation of National Conference from Jammu province has been granted permission by the Jammu and Kashmir administration to meet party president Farooq Abdullah and vice president Omar Abdullah, who are currently under detention in Srinagar on Sunday.

"The delegation led by provincial president Devender Singh Rana and comprising former party legislators will fly from Jammu tomorrow morning," National Conference spokesperson Madan Mantoo said.

Rana had sought permission from Governor Satya Pal Malik in this regard.

Mantoo said the decision to meet the Abdullahs was taken at an emergent meeting of senior functionaries and district presidents of the Jammu Province two days ago, soon after restrictions on the movement of Jammu-based National Conference leaders were lifted.

Eighty-one-year-old Farooq Abdullah is under house arrest at his Srinagar residence while his son Omar is detained at a state guest house.

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