Srinagar: Governor NN Vohra has approved removing Haseeb Drabu as Finance Minister after ruling Peoples Democratic Party sent a letter to Rajbhavan informing about the decision on Monday.
PDP acted tough after Drabu made controversial comments saying “Kashmir is not a political issue”.
Sources inside Rajbhavan told INS that Governor NN Vohra accepted the PDP decision of sacking Drabu from the council of ministers.
Reacting to the ouster of Finance Minister haseeb Drabu from the cabinet, former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah said it would be interesting to see who replaces him.
“His PHDCCI speech cost him dearly. Will be interesting to see who replaces him in the Finance Ministry,” tweeted Omar Abdullah