January 2017 News

Son-rise In Kashmir: Mufti Mohammad Syed's Son Tasaduk Mufti Formally Joins Peoples Democratic Party

7 January 2017
India Today

Srinagar: Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Syed's son and younger brother of Mehbooba Mufti, Tasaduq Hussain Mufti formally joined the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Saturday. He joined PDP on the first death anniversary of his father in a function at the Indoor Stadium Function in Srinagar. Tasaduk said, 'my hope is to bring peace and prosperity to the state where common man and VIPs will play and walk together'. Last year, Tasaduk Mufti came into prominence after his father's demise. Many speculations were rife about his prominent role in the party in the offing. Tasaduk has been seening sharing dias with his sister in many meetings of his interest. The state is going for polls soon. Two crucial seats for parliament are vacant. Rumours are already doing rounds about Tasaduk being the choice of the party for South Kashmir seat. No official confirmation to this has come from the party yet. Tasaduq is best known for his cinematography in movies like 'Omkara' and 'Kaminey'.