Lok Sabha elections in Kashmir were held in the backdrop of sporadic incidents of violence, crackdown on the militants by security forces and political instability in the state.
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The NC and PDP didn’t contest from Jammu fearing division of secular votes that would benefit the BJP. However, the strategy to consolidate the secular vote seems to haven’t worked in the region.
Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad and NC patron Farooq Abdullah jointly told the media while the Congress will contest the Jammu and Udhampur Lok Sabha seats, National Conference will fight from Srinagar.