Will make every sacrifice to preserve Article 35 A: Mufti

SRINAGAR: Former Chief Minister and PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti today said her party will make every sacrifice to preserve Article 35 A of the Constitution, which is facing a legal challenge in the Supreme Court.

Addressing a workers meeting of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) at Kangan in central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district, Mehbooba said her party was committed to preserve the sanctity of Article 35 A.

“During my Government, I made every effort from engaging top notch lawyers to raising political awareness in the country and the State about the need for protection of Article 35 A.”

“… In future also whatever will be required, me and my party will do (it) for protecting the special status of the State,” she said. (AGENCIES)