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People's Democratic Party is a political party in Jammu and Kashmir. The party was formed by former Union Home Minister, Mufti Mohammed Sayeed in 1999. The party is currently led by Mehbooba Mufti.

2014

PDP sarpanch Mohammad Amin Pandit was shot at point blank ranged by militants outside his residence in Avantipore of Jammu & Kashmir. PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti blamed the Omar Abdullah Government for the killing and said she would approach the Election Commission.

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Mehbooba Mufti visits victim of security forces firing in Baramulla
Kashmir's Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), chief Mehbooba Mufti on Sunday visited family members of 22-year-old Ashiq Hussain Rather, who was shot by security forces in Baramulla District on Saturday. hile speaking to reporters after meeting the family of Rather, Mufti said: "A child was killed yesterday, the police baton charged people and tear gas was fired on them. Obviously people are angry

PDP's Mehbooba Mufti dubs Omar Abdullah government 'corrupt'
Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) president Mehbooba Mufti has said that Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah's government has lost all credibility after several of his ministers were found to be involved in cases of graft.

Mehbooba Mufti accuses National Conference of malgovernance, corruption
Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) president Mehbooba Mufti has accused the Jammu and Kashmir National Conference of corruption and malgovernance .

Mehbooba Mufti finds Omar frivolous over AFSPA
Criticising Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah for his proposal to partially revoke the Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA), Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chief Mehbooba Mufti said the former seemed frivolous about the issue.

Malik slams politicians over demand of death sentence for Afzal Guru
Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) Chairman Yasin Malik on Thursday criticized the leaders of various political outfits over their demand of death sentence for Afzal Guru, who was convicted of conspiracy in connection with the December 2001 attack on Parliament.

Afzal clemency resolution stalled in Kashmir Assembly (Update)
With the proceedings in the Jammu and Kashmir Assembly being stalled over a resolution seeking clemency for Afzal Guru, a death row convict in the December 2001 Parliament attack case, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah describing the event to be unfortunate today said the lawmakers were asked to vote according to conscience for it was a private members bill.

Sushma terms appointment of Lokayukta in Gujarat a breach of constitution
Terming the appointment of Lokayukta in Gujarat to be a breach of constitution, Leader of Opposition in Lok Sabha, Sushma Swaraj, on Monday said Chief Minister Narendra Modi was not even asked on the matter.

PDP legislator denies secessionist ideas in proposed constitutional Bill
Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) legislator Nizam-ud-din Bhat, who has been accused of introducing a constitutional amendment Bill with glimpses of secessionist ideas, has denied the allegation, and said that Jammu and Kashmir legislators must be free to propose amendments for the benefit of the people of the state.

PDP leader Mufti Sayeed hails Anna Hazare
Speaking out in support of social activist Anna Hazare and his anti-graft movement, former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister and patron of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mufti Mohammad Sayeed has hailed the former for his efforts to tackle corruption in public life.

Open road links between India, Pakistan to strengthen peace: Mufti Sayeed
Former chief minister and patron of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mufti Mohammad Sayeed, has said the opening of road links between India and Pakistan would be the biggest step to strengthen peace in the region

Mufti Sayeed for opening key links to boost Kashmir trade
Former chief minister and patron of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mufti Mohammad Sayeed, has called for the opening of trade routes to connect Jammu and Kashmir with rest of the world

Ex J and K CM Sayeed opposes FDI in retail
Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister and patron of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mufti Muhammad Sayeed, has opposed the government's decision to allow Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in the multi-brand retail sector.

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