Govt fully committed to hold LB polls


Prime Minister Azad Jammu and Kashmir Sardar Tanveer Ilyas Khan has said that in accordance with the vision of the party chairman Imran Khan, the PTI government in Azad Kashmir was committed to hold local bodies elections to transfer power to the grassroots level.

The AJK premier expressed these views while talking to the Central Additional Secretary General of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf and President North Punjab Amir Mehmood Kayani who called him on Saturday.

Speaking on the occasion, the PM while briefing him about his government’s efforts aimed at resolving people’s problems said that private sector was also being encouraged in various sectors to get the people of Azad Kashmir out of the problems.

Regarding the flood situation, the PM said that comprehensive arrangements have been made to provide relief to victims and rescue people in flood hit areas of Azad Kashmir.—APP

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