Independent legislator from Langate, Er Abdul Rashid Wednesday submitted his property statement before Legislative Assembly Speaker.
In his speech in Assembly, Rashid talked about his recent summon by NIA and said the NIA summon to him should be seen through a different prism.
“By summoning me, the investigation agency has summoned the entire house. But it is shame on the BJP members, who are my colleagues here in the house, as they didn’t express a word of sympathy with me,” he said.
He also submitted his property statement to Assembly Speaker Kavinder Gupta.
Rashid said if he reveals the circumstances that made him to vote for Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad for Rajya Sabha membership, the Congress from Kashmir to Kanyakumari would land in a serious problem.
Reiterating the demand for plebiscite, the MLA said caging Hurriyat leaders won’t help the government to muzzle their voice.
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BJP MLA Ravinder Raina tried to intervene but Rashid continued his speech.
Taking a dig at opposition National Conference, he said, “NC also didn’t allow the Hurriyat leaders especially Syed Ali Geelani to offer prayers. This government also kept him under detention”.
Pointing towards BJP members, Rashid said “None is a Pakistani agent here except those who are your friends here.”
He was indirectly referring towards PDP