Mehbooba Mufti, Jammu, and Kashmir Chief Minister were re-elected as the president of the Peoples Democratic Party on Saturday.
It was reported that the first woman chief minister of Jammu and Kashmir Mehbooba Mufti was re-elected for the record sixth consecutive time.
It was believed that the election for the post of PDP president was held today in the state.
On this, Omar Abdullah, Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister moved to Twitter and congratulated chief minister Mehbooba Mufti after being elected as the president of the Peoples Democratic Party.for the sixth term in a row.
Omar Abdullah wrote, “Congratulations to @MehboobaMufti on being re-elected as President of @jkpdp.”We may not agree on much these days but I wish you well”.
A party leader said in a statement, “The election for the post of the PDP president was held today where she was elected unopposed”.
The political party Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) was founded by late Mufti Mohammed Sayeed in the year 1999.
The founder of the party Mufti Mohammed Sayeed passed away on January 7 last year.
Following which, Mehbooba Mufti sworn-in as the chief minister of Jammu and Kashmir on April 4, 2016.