She defeated her closest rival of NC, Mehboob Beig. Mufti secured 200429 votes while Baig secured 135012.As far as Central Kashmir is concerned, Peoples Democratic Party leader and former finance Minster Tariq Hameed Qara defeated National Conference Patron Farooq Abdullah by margin of 40628.
Another leader and former finance Minster Muzaffar Hussain Beigh defeated National Conference senior leader sharief din shariq by 29,223 votes.Meanwhile reports of celebrations started at many places, as there some of the youths shouted slogans " Agli Baar Mufti Sarkar". At Baramulla, Muzaffar Hussain Beigh was also presented outside the counting hall.
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