Srinagar, Apr 06: A Prominent Social Activist, educationist and President Youth Wing Awami National Conference Rahi Riyaz Ahmed joined Congress party along with his scores of supporters.
Rahi joined the party in presence of senior Congress leader Tariq Hameed Karra who recently resigned from PDP for their power sharing with BJP and inaction on part of govt over the innocent killings of kashmiri youth.
According to a statement issued to KNS, Rahi while hailing the decision of Kara termed the BJP-PDP alliance unholy and said that the alliance would disintegrate the communal fabric in the Muslim majority state.
Rahi while hailing the efforts of Kara said that he sacrificed his position as Parliament member which is a distant dream for every political figure, just for the sake and welfare of the people of Jammu and Kashmir. He said such a bold decision is itself a testimony to the fact that Karra has a noble soul and had kind and generous heart for the common people.
“Kara sacrificed his official ranks in order to stop communal forces of RSS and BJP from destroying the social fabric of the state,” said Rahi in his statement, adding that it is this velour and determination which motivated him to join Kara’s noble mission and pledged his complete support and Co operation to him.
Rahi said that he has joined Congress party in order to contribute and play whatever role he can in order to stop the communal politics in state, while citing examples of UP and other states he said that communal forces need to be stopped before the situation turns from bad to worst.
He further said that in order to do that, we need to stand United and people of different ideologies need to shun their differences to fight for the common cause of stopping the menace of communal politics in state.
He also hailed the efforts of Tariq Hameed Karra for the development and peace initiatives taken by him. (KNS