Leaders have started arriving at Former Jammu & Kashmir Chief Minister Farooq Abdullah’s residence for the Gupkar meeting. Netas from six political parties have signed the Gupkar declaration. Previously, Political parties in Jammu and Kashmir issued a resolution 'Gupkar Declaration' a day before the abrogation of Article 370 after an all-party meeting was called on August 4, 2019.
Farooq Abullah comment in which he stated, ‘if you go to Jammu and Kashmir and ask people if they are Indians, then people will say that we are not Indians’. In the same statement, he also said that it would be good if we could join China.