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Mian Altaf NC’s candidate for Anantnag-Rajouri parliamentary seat

12:00 AM Apr 02, 2024 IST | GK NEWS SERVICE
mian altaf nc’s candidate for anantnag rajouri parliamentary seat
NC to field Mian Altaf from Anantnag-Rajouri Lok Sabha constituency
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Srinagar, Apr 1:  National Conference (NC) Monday nominated senior party leader Mian Altaf as the parliamentary candidate for the Anantnag-Rajouri parliamentary seat.

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The announcement was made by NC Vice President Omar Abdullah in the presence of senior party leaders at the party’s Nawa-e-Subh headquarters in Srinagar.

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Omar announced the candidature in the presence of Mian Altaf on behalf of NC President Farooq Abdullah.

He said that due to a good track record, work culture, and public bonding, there was no better candidate available for the party for the Anantnag-Rajouri parliamentary seat.

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Expressing happiness over the decision, Omar emphasised Altaf’s widespread popularity across various segments of society and expressed confidence that he would garner substantial support from the people.

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He appealed to the voters to come out of their homes on May 7 and vote in favour of the NC candidate to ensure his win with a huge majority and provide him with an opportunity to represent their aspirations in New Delhi.

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NC General Secretary Ali Muhammad Sagar, State Secretary Chowdhary Ramzan, Provincial President Nasir Aslam Wani, and Chief Spokesman Tanvir Sadiq were present during the announcement.

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The Anantnag-Rajouri parliamentary constituency, which spreads across the Pir Panjal range and includes Rajouri and Poonch areas after delimitation, would go to polls in the third phase on May 7.

The notification would be issued on April 12 and April 19 would be the last date for filing nominations. The last date for withdrawal of candidature is April 22.

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