She cannot afford to match Omar Abdullah's political rhetoric, but she can deliver on the perception the governor has created.
With 15 legislators by his side, the former CM can experiment. Is he ready?
There are indications for future tie-ups between the Congress and PDP if cracks develop between the latter and the BJP.
Many argue that after forming a coalition with BJP, the PDP had to pay a huge price as both parties are ideologically different.
Separatists - seeking azadi from Indian rule - consider the state flag symbolic of that rule.
Neither did the PM deliver on the India-Pakistan equation, nor speak about growing intolerance.