Zee Media Bureau
Srinagar: Union minister and National Conference president Farooq Abdullah on Sunday reportedly stirred controversy after he said that those voting for Bharatiya Janata Party`s (BJP) prime ministerial candidate should jump in the sea.
The senior NC leader further said that Kashmir will cease to be a part of the nation if India becomes communal.
He reportedly added that Kashmiris don`t accept communalism.
The comment by the senior leader came after explosion was heard at the union minister`s rally in Khanyar area earlier today.
Though no one was injured in the incident, police are investigating the incident suspected to be a grenade attack.
Soon after the incident, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister and NC leader`s son, Omar Abdullah, tweeted and said that there was no blast at the venue and that police are investigating the cause behind the noise.