REVEALED: Gupkar Alliance’s plan to 'checkmate' BJP with Congress’ support after J&K DDC polls

Buoyed by its performance in the recently concluded local body polls in Jammu and Kashmir, the People's Alliance for Gupkar Declaration (PAGD) has stepped up efforts for control over District Development Councils in those districts where no party or alliance has gained a majority.

Dec 25, 2020, 10:09 AM IST

J&K DDC polls: Party’s big win shows people’s trust in PM Narendra Modi’s leadership, says BJP

Importantly, for the first time, the BJP also bagged three seats in Kashmir Valley, while PAGD maintained an overall lead in the polls.

Dec 23, 2020, 14:51 PM IST

J&K DDC polls: In a first, BJP bags three seats in Kashmir Valley, wins 75 seats; PAGD maintains overall lead

The BJP emerged as the single largest party as it won 75 seats including three in the Kashmir Valley for the first time. The People's Alliance for Gupkar Declaration (PAGD) had bagged 100 seats and was leading in 12 others. Forty-seven Independents, mainly disgruntled leaders from all political parties, have been declared winners and six more were leading in other seats.

Dec 23, 2020, 06:47 AM IST

DDC polls: Candidates confined to hotels, not allowed to campaign, claims PAGD members

They claim that while BJP and its allies are being given security and accorded facilities to campaign by the authorities; others have been blocked for the same.

Nov 20, 2020, 14:41 PM IST

Gupkar Alliance to contest DDC election, fight for rehabilitation of Kashmiri Pandits in J&K

The Gupkar Alliance also said that it will also fight for the return of migrant Kashmiri Pandits to the Valley as part of its agenda and their rehabilitation at all levels.

Nov 07, 2020, 17:38 PM IST

People’s Alliance for Gupkar Declaration vows to fight for land rights of Kashmiris

The newly created People’s Alliance for Gupkar Declaration (PAGD) has said that it will continue to fight for the land rights of Kashmiris.

Oct 27, 2020, 17:38 PM IST

We are anti-BJP, not anti-national, says Farooq Abdullah after being named chief of Peoples Alliance for Gupkar Declaration

National Conference president Farooq Abdullah was on Saturday unanimously chosen as the chairman of the recently-floated Peoples Alliance for Gupkar Declaration while PDP chief and former J&K chief minister Mehbooba Mufti will be his deputy.

Oct 24, 2020, 17:42 PM IST