AJK minister blames Kashmir Coumcil for fiscal failure

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Muzaffarabad—AJK Finance Ch Latif Akber has said that Kashmir Council was responsible for financial crises in AJK.
While holding a press conference at Central Press Club here on Wednesday Ch Latif Akber held Azad Kashmir Council responsible for financial problems of AJK.He said the third quarter of funds have not been released yet in a result the financial crises in AJK gone worst.Over draft of State Bank of Pakistan have reached to the limit of 4.7 billions and amount Rs 6 billions more required in next three months to run the government system.
“ If the amount due on Kashmir Council did not pay to AJK then situation would turn more worst,” he warned.
“The Finance Division has been informed in this regard,” he said. He called on federal government to take note of the situation and full fill its obligations,” he said.
To a question the finance minister said that all those people who affected in resent rains would be accommodated by the government. He said he personally visited the affected areas of Danna along with Commissioner and deputy commissioner and affectees would be given special package of financial add.

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