”I belong to NC Family, there is no question of joining again: Dr Bilkees,
Srinagar, July 13: Former Chief Medical Officer (CMO) Dr Bilkees Mir is likely to join National Conference and would contest upcoming assembly elections from Bandipora assembly constituency.
Sources told FK that Dr Bilkees who is also daughter in law of three times NC MLA from Bandipora Ghulam Rasool Naz, is said to have made up her mind to join National Conference. Sources said that, She gave indications to this effect with her Public out reach Programmes. Sources said that Former CMO has entered into secret negotiations with Party high command and she may announce her formal decision soon herslf.
Sources added that, after retirement from service, Dr bilkees is said to have made up her mind to join National Conference this month. Considering the political hot-up in North Kashmir’s Assembly Segement, Sources with in the NC said that, party has offered her mandate from bandipora assembely and following which she is busy with public outreach programmes post retirement. Sources added that her Joining would strengthen party’s stand and base in Bandipora Assembly Segement.
Speaking to FK, Dr Bilkees said that, i belong to National Conference family and party, there is no question of joining again. She, however, declined to comment on reports of her Party’s Candiadate from Bandipora.