Local news agencies in J&K are reporting that Azad is going to hold his first rally on 4 September.
Ghulam Nabi Azad to organise the maiden rally, “Better J&K” in Jammu after departure from Congress. The rally is going to be organised at 11 am on September 4th, at Sainik Farms Sainik Colony Jammu.
“It is time to pull our socks up and hold hands in this march to rebuild what we have lost. Come join me for a ‘Better J&K’ at 11 am on September 4th, Sainik Farms, Sainik Colony, Jammu” Azad said.
In a message to the people of Jammu and Kashmir, he said, “I am happy to see people and political leaders across the length and breadth of Jammu and Kashmir coming to us with heartfelt wishes and a very strong desire to make a new beginning.”
“I will not let them down. Together – Hindus, Muslims, Sikhs, Christians, Buddhists and others – we will usher in a new era of development and peace in J&K. We have suffered enough”, he added.