AJK cabinet vehemently condemns the continued unprovoked Indian firing on AJK villages on LoC
Altaf Hamid Rao.
Azad Jammu and Kashmir Cabinet has vehemently condemned the frequent incidents of unprovoked firing by the Indian troops targeting various forward areas on the Line of Control in Azad Jammu and Kashmir.
The AJK Cabinet met with Prime Minister Raja Farooq Haider Khan in the chair late Tuesday. The meeting accorded approval of various important decisions.
PM AJK announced in the meeting the burial of martyrs on Line of Control (LOC) with military pride and state honor. He said that the brave martyrs of Kashmir will be buried with flags of Pakistan and Kashmir; AJK police will also pay tribute to them, according to an official statement issued by the AJK government on Wednesday.
The AJK Prime Minister directed to inform all district administration that in future, all martyrs due to Indian firing along LOC will be buried with military honor and pride; national and state flags should be hoisted near their graves.
He said that we praised our civilians because they performed their duties, remained firm on their places and face Indian atrocities on daily basis.
He said that government of AJK is utilizing all of its resources to facilitate civilians living along LOC.
Cabinet also passed a resolution in which they thanked Chief Minister Punjab Shebaz Mian Shehbaz Sharif for the provision of Rs.1.5 billion as scholarship for Kashmiri students.
PM AJK said that CM Punjab initiative for enhancement of education system in AJK is appreciable. He said that CM Punjab as per vision of Mian Muammad Nawaz Sharif collaborating and coordinating with AJK government.
He said,”we are thankful to Punjab government for the provision of loans for Youth beside scholarships.”