Advocate Mohd. Sayeed Khan, District Vice President of National Conference from Anantnag, who had also contested 2008 Assembly Election from Shangus as NC’s candidate, joined BJP with a solemn pledge to work for the party.
He was welcomed into BJP by MP & J&K Prabhari Avinash Rai Khanna, State Spokespersons Sunil Sethi(Adv.) and Balbir Ram Rattan and District Vice President S. Amrik Singh.
Avinash Rai Khanna, on this occasion, said that a clear wave in favour of BJP has swept every nook and corner of Jammu and Kashmir and the leaders of other political parties too have realized that BJP is the choice of the people and need of the hour. He said that people from all sections of the society, irrespective of their region, religion, caste and creed, are approaching the BJP leadership at the national as well as state levels to join and work for it as they want to bring change at all levels. He said that the BJP has become a PAN-India party and the days are not far when the Congress will be history.
Adv. Mohd. Sayeed Khan said that he has decided to join BJP after inspired by the clear vision and people centric approach of this party. He said that whatever had been preached about BJP was not true and our brethren in Kashmir in particular have realized that a mis-information and false propaganda had been unleashed against BJP and the same is not true. The people in Kashmir are coming in large numbers to support and vote BJP, which has sent a wave of fear among Kashmir centric with sectarian bent political parties.