Mumbai: After Indian government scrapped Article 370 which provided special status to Jammu and Kashmir, Marumalarchi Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (MDMK) chief and Rajya Sabha member Vaiko on Monday said that Kashmir will not be in India when the country will celebrate its 100th year of freedom.
“Kashmir will not be in India when India celebrates its 100th year of independence. They (BJP) has pushed Kashmir into the mud. ”
“I have expressed my views on Kashmir before. MDMK chief said that I have attacked Congress 30 percent and BJP 70 percent on Kashmir issue.
Meanwhile, he also said that his party is going to organize a day-long celebration to mark the 110th birth anniversary of the late chief minister and DMK founder C N Annadurai, popularly known as ‘Anna’
“We are going to hold Anna birthday celebrations next month so we planned to have a public meeting celebration. Today I came to see how to construct the stage and viewed the ground,” he said.
It has also been said that the party had appealed to its cadres not to felicitate the leader with a shawl and instead provide funds to the party.
Those desiring to click photographs and selfies with Vaiko, Rajya Sabha member, should remit a minimum donation of Rs 100 to the party, an MDMK headquarters release said.