Overseas Desk, Track and Trace Committee established in AJK


Altaf Hamid Rao,

MIRPUR (AJK): Azad Jammu Kashmir government has announced to set up the Overseas Desk and Track and Trace Committee to furnish the overseas Kashmiris with all required facilities and guidelines during their movement to and from their destinations during visit to their ancestral abodes in Azad Jammu Kashmir.

Azad Jammu Kashmir (AJK) Prime Minister Raja Farooq Haider Khan directed the concerned authorities to provide all required resources to the Overseas Desk and Track and Trace Committee besides activating the Emergency Desk of State Disaster Management Authority.

Presiding over a high level meeting at Jammu and Kashmir House on Monday, the Prime Minister also directed to provide private test facility to the expatriates in addition to the tests being carried out in the government laboratories. He said overseas Kashmiris are our asset and they would be provided all possible facilities.

Raja Farooq Haider directed relevant officials to depute well mannered staff at overseas’ desk. “It is matter of great satisfaction that majority of expatriates were more satisfied with the steps taken for their facilitation by the state government than the other parts of the country”, Haider added.

He directed his cabinet ministers to regularly monitor the performance of the overseas desk in their respective districts. “The offices of Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Cell in Pakistan should also be linked with the track committee”, he added.

Minister Health and Finance Dr. Najeeb Naqi Khan, Principal Secretary Ehsan Khalid Kiani, Secretary Health Mj. General Tahir Sardar, Additional Inspector General Police and In-charge Trace and Track Committee Faheem Abbasi attended the meeting