Zahid discusses climate matters with Farooq


Observer Report

Islamabad—Federal Minister for Climate Change Zahid Hamid called on AJK Prime Minister Raja Farooq Haider Khan here at Kashmir House on Tuesday and discussed climatic matters with him.
While talking to the Federal Minister the Prime Minister said it is a need to accelerate the efforts to address the challenges of climate change effectively.Raja Farooq Haider said the AJK government was making efforts to tackle climate change by devising a effective policy on the matter along with formulating a framework for its implementation.
He said that in AJK, government was focussing on growing & protect more forests and spend sufficient resources for seasonal plantation.
The federal minister told the Prime Minister that federal government has allocated 2 billion of rupees for the plantation and other environmental friendly projects in Pakistan including AJK.