Former media adviser to Govt Suhail Bukhari joins PDP
Srinagar: Journalist SuhailBukhari, a former media adviser to the Jammu and Kashmir government, joined the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in presence of party president Mehbooba Mufti on Tuesday.
“PDP welcomes SuhailBukhari, senior journalist and former media advisor to J&K government, who formally joined our ranks,” a PDP spokesperson said.
The spokesperson said youngsters like Bukhari would strengthen the “mission of peace, prosperity and change pioneered by the PDP”.
Bukhari hails from Kreeri area of Baramulla district in north Kashmir. His entry into politics is seen as an attempt by the party to replace former minister BasharatBukhari, who had quit the PDP and joined the National Conference recently. (PTI)