AJK PM calls for consensus to abolish AJK council

Prime Minister of Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK), Raja Farooq Haider Khan on Sunday emphatically said that consensus among all the political forces in AJK was imperative for the abolition of the AJK Council besides the much needed amendments in Act 1974 – the interim Constitution of Azad Jammu and Kashmir.

"At this crucial stage, when serious efforts are being made for the full empowerment, all stake holders should play their supportive role to this direction," Farooq Haider expressed these views on the occasion of 30th death anniversary of K.H Khursheed, the former President of AJK on Sunday.

Farooq Haider Khan continued that political worker belonging to any party should be respected, we are proud that there was a Kashmiri who struggled in making Pakistan.

Jammu Kashmir Liberation league leader Manzoor Qadir Dar, ex-Minister Khawaja Farooq Ahmed, Hanif Awan, Sheikh Aqeel ur Rehman, Zahid Akram Advocate, Gulshad Butt, Malik Munawar Awan and others also addressed on the occasion.