PDP submits amendment to Afzal resolution

Opposition PDP submitted an amendment to the clemency resolution for Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru.

Updated: Sep 26, 2011, 19:57 PM IST

Srinagar: Opposition Peoples Democratic
Party today submitted an amendment to the clemency resolution
for Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru seeking support of
the House to express solidarity with the families of the
victims of the attack.

PDP President Mehbooba Mufti submitted the amendment to
this effect to the Assembly Secretariat today, party
spokesperson Nayeem Akhter said.
He said the amendment urged the House to express
solidarity with the families of the victims of the December
13, 2001 attack on Parliament.

PDP has already extended support to the resolution moved
by independent MLA from Langate Sheikh Abdul Rashid seeking
clemency for Guru.
The state Assembly is scheduled to debate and vote on the
resolution on Wednesday.

PTI