Srinagar, May 3 -- Accompanied by a throng of fervent supporters, Kargili submitted his nomination papers at the Assistant Returning Officer (ARO) Office in Kargil.

The spirited scene echoed Kargili's determination and grassroots support as hundreds rallied behind him during the nomination filing. Kargili's bid for the parliamentary seat comes on the heels of his notable performance in the 2019 Lok Sabha polls, where he clinched the second position with an impressive 31,984 votes.

In a 2.38-minute video message released on Thursday, May 2, Kargili underscored his candidacy plans while invoking divine blessings to guide his path.

"In the name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful," Kargili began, setting a solemn tone for his a...