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JKSM holds protest against issuing domicile to non state Hindus

Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Salvation Movement led its chairman Zaffar Akber Bhat, Saturday while protesting at Press Enclave demanded release of detainees, revocation of PSA against youth, issuance of domicile certificates to West Pakistan Refugees and restricting the use of lethal weapons like pellet and PAVA against peaceful protestors. Sr JKLF leader …

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New journalists body JGRF set up to highlight gender rights

Muzaffarabad: The journalists’ representatives from all provinces of Pakistan, Azad Jammu and Kashmir and Gigit Baltistan have announced a new journalist’s body titled ‘Journalists Gender Rights Forum. A Kashmiri Journalist Amir-ud-Din Mughal has been elected focal person for Azad Kashmir. According to detail the new journalist body was announced after …

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AJK Finance Secretary takes charge as CEO AJKRSP

Muzaffarabad: (Parliament times)  AJK Government on Friday has assigned Additional charge of Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of AJK Rural Support Progran (AJKRSP) to Secretary Finance, Muhammad Sadiq Malik. The Secretary Fiance, according the by-laws of AJKRSP is member of the Board of  Directors. The Finance Secretary following the orders of the government took charge …

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AJK Public Accounts Committee meets in Muzaffarabad

Muzaffarabad: (Parliament Times) The public accounts committee of Azad Jammu Kashmir legislative assembly met here at committee room of assembly hostel on Friday. Chaired by Chairman of the committee Chaudary Muhammad Ishaq, the meeting was attended by its members Chaudary Masood Khalid, Dr Mustafa Bashir, Secretary of the committee Chaudary Basharat Hussain …

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Centre to increase AJK development budget from Rs 12 to Rs 21 billion; AJK PM

Muzaffarabad: (Parliament Times) AJK Prime Minister Raja Farooq Haider Khan has said federal government has increased development budget of Azad Kashmir from Rs 12 billion to Rs 21 billion. Addressing a news conference at Prime Minister House here on Friday, he said Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif during his visit to Muzaffarabad on Thursday had …

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Complete shutdown observed in IOK

Srinagar: In occupied Kashmir, complete shutdown was observed in Srinagar and other parts of Kashmir Valley against the issuance of domicile certificates to non-Kashmiri Hindu refugees. Call for the strike was given by the joint resistance leadership comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik. Most of …

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