Colossal development funds placed for overall indiscriminate uplift of the State: AJK PM


Altaf Hamid Rao.


MIRPUR (AJK):  (Parliament Times)    Azad Jammu and Kashmir Prime Minister Raja Muhammad Farooq Haider Khan has said that government was extending generous financial assistance for the overall development of all parts of the state indiscriminately.

Talking to districts presidents of his ruling party and other political personalities on Tuesday, he said government has taken bold steps for the socio economic development of the people of the state.

He said after coming into power the government has given special emphasis to make the general masses empowered at gross root level . “Government has taken serious steps for the development of the common man and improved the quality of developmental projects launched by the government for the socio economic uplift of the people of AJK”, he added”.

The Prime Minister said that to redress the problems of the people at their doorsteps, the government has provided funds to the local bodies institutions.

“Sufficient funds are being provided for the beautification of the big cities, while the work on developmental projects would be completed in all the constituencies during the current financial year”, PM said.

He urged the Cabinet Ministers, MLAs and political workers to remain in touch with the workers and take effective steps to redress their problems and remove reservations.

The delegation expressed their full confidence over the leadership of Prime Minister Raja Muhammad Farooq Haider and appreciated the timely steps taken by the government control the spread of Covid-19.

Meanwhile talking to a high level delegation of Pakistan Atomic Energy Commission, the Prime Minister said that the project for the setting up of cancer hospital in Muzaffarabad was a part of the PSDP,2018 but the federal government dropped this project, for this purpose 100 kanal of land has already handed over to Atomic Energy Commission.

The PM said that he will put up this matter again with the Prime Minister of Pakistan.