Jammu: Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) President Mehbooba Mufti has been asked to vacate government residential quarters in Anantnag district within 24 hours.
“Authorities in Anantnag district Sunday asked PDP president Mehbooba Mufti and seven former legislators to vacate government residential quarters within 24 hours failing which action would be taken,” officials said, as reported by news agency PTI.
Earlier on October 15, The Estates Department of Kashmir had sent the notice to the PDP Chief to vacate her official Fair View residence at Gupkar road in Srinagar.
Sunday’s eviction notice, by the executive magistrate First class on the orders of the Anantnag deputy commissioner was issued to Mufti and others for the government quarters located in Housing Colony at Khanabal in the south Kashmir district, the officials said.
Other than Mufti, the notices were issued to ex-MLAs Mohammad Altaf Wani, Abdul Rahim Rather, Abdul Majeed Bhat, Altaf Shah, and Abdul Kabir Pathan, ex-MLCs Bashir Shah and Choudhary Nizamuddin.
The notices warned the occupants of action under law if they fail to vacate the premises within 24 hours, the officials said.
(With inputs from agencies)