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AJK minister components methods with PML-N, joins PTI

Mir Akbar Khan meets PTI’s Chief Organiser Saifullah Niazi in Islamabad.Senior AJK politician and PML-N minister joins PTI.Mir Akbar Khan is a key member of the AJK cupboard.AJK polls to be held on July 25.ISLAMABAD: In what's being termed by the ruling social gathering as a setback to the PML-N, Azad Kashmir cupboard member and senior politician Mir Akbar Khan jumped ship to affix the PTI Friday. In accordance with Geo Information, Mir Akbar Khan is a key member of AJK Prime Minister Raja Farooq Haider’s cupboard and was nominated for the LA-16 Bagh-3 (Sharqi Bagh) seat for the July 25 polls by the PML-N.The AJK politician met PTI’s Chief Organiser Saifullah Niazi as we speak and introduced that he was parting methods with the PML-N to affix Prime Minister Imran Khan's social gathe...
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AJK govt objects to ‘interference’ by Centre in funds 2021-22

PML N-led AJK govt fails to current funds for fiscal 12 months 2021-22.AJK cupboard objects to interference by federal govt.This 12 months is the final funds of AJK's present PML-N-led authorities of PM Raja Farooq HaiderMIRPUR: The Azad Jammu and Kashmir Cupboard reportedly didn't approve the presentation of funds 2021-22 attributable to interference by the federal authorities, Geo Information reported Thursday.The funds for Azad Jammu and Kashmir was not introduced for fiscal 12 months 2021-22 by the PML-N authorities Wednesday.The scheduled funds session of the Azad Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Meeting was discontinued with none purpose supplied throughout the session.Punjab funds 2021-22: How will the government spend its money?The meeting met within the state metropolis on Wedn...
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NCOC to step up vaccination drives in AJK, Gilgit-Baltistan

ISLAMABAD: The Nationwide Command and Operations Centre (NCOC) chief Asad Umar stated on Friday that the federal authorities might be establishing massive vaccination centres within the Gilgit-Baltistan (G-B) and Azad Jammu & Kashmir areas in an effort to step up the vaccination course of. Umar acknowledged that the federal authorities would arrange massive vaccination centres and type mobile vaccination groups to make sure population-wide protection. The federal minister added that it was crucial to hurry up the vaccination drives in G-B owing to the upcoming tourism season and in AJK because of elections. To additional speed up vaccination in Azad Kashmir and Gilgit-Baltistan, the federal authorities will arrange massive vaccination facilities and mobile vaccination groups, the NCO...
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AJK common elections to be held on July 25

MUZAFFARABAD: Chief Election Commissioner Justice (retired) Abdul Rashid on Tuesday introduced that the eleventh common elections for the Azad Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Meeting (AJKLA) could be held on July 25. In line with the chief election commissioner, common elections could be held in 33 constituencies positioned inside the limits of AJK and for 12 seats of Jammu and Kashmir refugees settled in Pakistan. About 4 constituencies have been added as in comparison with the earlier polls, he added. “As many as 3,220,546 Kashmiri voters will train their proper, of which 1,519,347 are male voters and 1,297,743 are feminine,” the chief election commissioner added. He stated that candidates can submit nomination papers until 4 pm on June 21 whereas scrutiny of papers might be performed...
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AJK president stresses want for analysis on transmissible illnesses

MUZAFFARABAD: AJK President Sardar Masood Khan has urged scientists, bioscientists, medical doctors, and public well being researchers to conduct research on rising zoonotic and zoonoses illnesses and the transmission of those illnesses from animals to people in order that precautionary measures will be taken towards these illnesses and pandemics. He remarked this whereas talking as Chief Visitor at a world webinar on “Impression of Covid-19 on Setting: Challenges and Alternatives” organised by the Ladies's College Bagh. “We have now by no means seen a disaster just like the Covid-19 pandemic in human historical past which has engulfed the entire world and never only one nation or the area,” the president mentioned. Earlier epidemics similar to Ebola and SARS did erupt within the final...
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Kashmiris’ involvement in Pakistan-India dialogue crucial: AJK president

MUZAFFARABAD: Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) President Sardar Masood Khan on Sunday mentioned that inclusion of the individuals of Indian Occupied Jammu and Kashmir (IIOJK) within the dialogue course of between Islamabad and New Delhi for a simply resolution to the Kashmir battle is crucial. “It's not attainable for India and Pakistan to take any determination relating to Kashmir with out the participation of Kashmiris or any determination to be taken in Washington by preserving Kashmiris uninformed, and even holding a debate on Kashmir within the UN Safety Council with out making the representatives of Kashmiris part of it,” he asserted. In an interview with a personal TV channel, the AJK president mentioned that Pakistan recognises what we're saying or demanding with regard to the invo...
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AJK govt failed to spotlight Indian atrocities in IIOJK: PML-N minister

MUZAFFARABAD: Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) senior minister Chaudhry Tariq Farooq has admitted that Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) authorities within the area couldn't correctly exploit the scenario in favour of the oppressed Kashmiris within the wake of August 5, 2019 developments in Indian Illegally Occupied Jammu and Kashmir (IIOJK). Answering questions on Thursday at “Dialogue with Capital Journalists Discussion board”, an organisation of AJK primarily based senior journalists, Farooq stated he personally talked to former premier Sardar Attique Ahmad Khan, Jammat-e-Islami chief Abdur Rashid Turabi and Prime Minister Raja Farooq Haider to evolve a joint technique together with organising sit-ins at divisional headquarters throughout AJK to specific solidarity with IIOJK individ...
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Gen Qamar witnesses army train ‘Taskheer-e-Jabal’ in AJK

Chief of Military Workers (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Wednesday visited the field coaching space close to Kotli in Azad Jammu and Kashmir (Committee members), in accordance with an announcement issued by the Inter-Providers Public Relations (ISPR). The army's media wing stated that the military chief was briefed about conduct modalities of a Corps stage train "Taskheer-e-Jabal". "The train is geared toward enhancing operational preparedness of formations, encompassing defensive and offensive duties throughout numerous contingencies inside an operational cycle," the official assertion added. Military chief Basic Qamar Javed Bajwa visited field coaching space close to Kotli, the place he was briefed about conduct modalities of a Corps stage train ‘Taskheer-e-Jabal’, in accordance ...
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Kashmir challenge to face setback if AJK elections delayed, Raja Pervaiz Ashraf

Former prime minister Raja Pervaiz Ashraf addressing a press convention in Islamabad, on May 31, 2021. — YouTube"PPP rejects the choice to delay and rig the elections," Raja Pervaiz Ashraf says.Ashraf says clear, unbiased, and well timed elections must be held in AJK.The entire nation has been mortgaged to IMF, he provides.Former prime minister Raja Pervaiz Ashraf mentioned Monday the Kashmir trigger will face a setback if the federal authorities delays the Azad Jammu and Kashmir elections.The previous premier mentioned PPP wouldn't let the federal government steal the folks's mandate. "PPP rejects the choice to delay and rig the elections."The PPP chief referred to as on the AJK authorities to not ignore the prime minister's statements and mentioned that the get together has determ...
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AJK all set to carry basic elections in July

MUZAFFARABAD: The Azad Jammu and Kashmir Election Fee (AJKEC) has finalised all preparations to carry basic elections within the month of July. "Making needed preparations for organising the overall elections 2021 of Azad Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Meeting (AJKLA) in pursuant to Article 22(4) of the AJK Interim Structure 1974 and the election legal guidelines in the intervening time in drive,” AJKEC member Farhat Ali Mir mentioned whereas speaking to journalists in Muzaffarabad on Monday. The final election shall be held inside a interval of 60 days instantly previous the day on which 5 years time period of the meeting is because of expire newest by July 29, he added Mir additionally mentioned that they already made preparations and on this regard, electoral rolls of 33 constituenci...