‘Welcome didi with open arms; she understands aspirations of Kashmiris’



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Left: Mehbooba Mufti, Right: Mamata Banerjee

After West Bengal’s Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said, “Send me to Kashmir, I will solve the problem,” the former CM of Jammu and Kashmir, Mehbooba Mufti welcomed the statement saying, “She has the conviction, authority & respect to understand the aspirations of our people.”

Taking to Twitter, PDP’s president wrote, “We would welcome didi with open arms. She has the conviction, authority & respect to understand the aspirations of our people.”

Earlier in the day, Ms. Banerjee had claimed that she can solve the Kashmir problem. “Send me to Kashmir. I will stay there for a few months and try to solve the problem,” the The Trinamool Congress leader said in Kolkata on Wednesday.

“Peace and harmony should be restored in Kashmir at any cost. If the leaders want, they can send me to Kashmir. I don’t want any chair for that. I’ll stay in Kashmir for a few months and will try to end the impasse by taking women, youth and students into confidence,” she was quoted as saying by The Statesman.


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