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No compromise on NC contesting 3 seats in Kashmir Valley: Omar on pre-poll alliance with Cong

Press Trust of India  |  Srinagar 

Sunday said his party was open to a pre-poll alliance with the for Lok Sabha polls in if his party were to get to contest the three seats in the valley.

"We have had a proposal for an alliance but we have made it clear that National Conference will field its candidates on the three Lok Sabha seats in the valley," Abdullah told reporters at a party function in Khanabal in district.

The former said he has conveyed to the his party's willingness to discuss the other three seats -- two in Jammu and one in Ladakh region -- of the state.

"Let us see what response we get from them," he added. The parliamentary board of the National Conference is scheduled to meet here on Monday to discuss the probable candidates for the Lok Sabha elections in the state.

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First Published: Sun, March 17 2019. 18:35 IST