Mehbooba bats for political solution to Kashmir issue

JAMMU: Batting strongly for a political solution to the Kashmir issue, PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti said Wednesday that her party would always pitch for dialogue between India and Pakistan to resolve the problem.

“Jammu and Kashmir is in dire need of a political solution. We will always pitch for dialogue and reconciliation and want India and Pakistan to come on the table to resolve Kashmir (issue),” Mehbooba told a gathering in the border district of Poonch.

The former Chief Minister said safeguarding the State’s special status was her party’s top most priority. (AGENCIES)