Those rigged 1987 polls should bow their heads in shame while talking of misappropriations: Sajad Lone

Srinagar, Dec 07 (KNS): Dubbing NC president Dr. Farooq Abdullah as robber of 1987, Peoples Conference president Sajad Gani Lone on Wednesday said that his remarks on the interference of institutions in J&K’s electoral process is an insult to thousands of Kashmiris killed after rigging of 1987 polls.

According to KNS, correspondent "Farooq Abdullah has no right to talk about the rigging of elections in Jammu & Kashmir. Such elements should bow their heads in shame while talking about rigging of 1987 polls", PC Chairman, Sajad Gani Lone told reporters here.

He said Farooq Abdullah is a senior politician. He should leave the role of talking about the interference of institutions in the electoral process to us as we have been victims of rigging and he has been a benefactor.

He said the robber of the 1987 elections should be ashamed to talk about rigging or interference in elections.

“We have been victims of rigging. My father was the victim. One lakh Kashmiris are in graves after the electoral rigging of 1987,” Lone said, adding that there has been interference in J&K elections.(KNS) 

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