No plan to change AJK status: Sultan

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Our Correspondent

Mirpur

PTI AJK Chief and former Prime Minister of Azad Jammu Kashmir Barrister Sultan Mahmood Choudhry here on Saturday categorically ruled out the possibility of changing of the historical and geographical status of Azad Jammu & Kashmir into a province of Pakistan. He was talking to journalists on the occasion of a day-long social media workshop hosted for the Pakistan Tehreek e Insaaf AJK activists at a local hotel.
Central Secretary Information Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Ahmed Jawaad and PTI AJK Chapter’s Secy. Information Ershad Mahmud also addressed the news conference. The PTI Central Media Wing’s stalwarts from Islamabad including In charges Print and Electronic Media Sibghat Ullah Virk and Rizwan Ahmed and other senior local leaders including Ansar Sarif, Sikander Beig, Haji Javed Akram, Chouhdry Sideeque, Dr. Bashir Chouhdry and others were also present on this occasion.
Our special AJK Correspondent Altaf Hamid Rao reports from Mirpur that Sultan, the President of Pakistan Tehreek e Insaaf AJK, continued, while responding to a question of a media man, that after smelling convincing defeat in the forthcoming AJK general elections, due to be held this year, the AJK Prime Minister Raja Farooq Haider Khan has started harping, as the election stunt, raising the negative propaganda of bringing about any change of the status of Azad Jammu & Kashmir, he added.
Barrister Sultan said that since Azad Jammu & Kashmir had always been the base camp of the freedom of Jammu & Kashmir from the Indian illegal rule, a vibrant campaign was being launched at diplomatic front the world-over from March this year to apprise the external world of the ugly face of fascist India in Indian Illegally occupied Jammu & Kashmir (IIOJK) in the light of the unequivocal just and principled stance.