ISLAMABAD,(Parliament Times): The Governing Body of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Azad Jammu and Kashmir has unanimously approved SOPs for holding political functions/rallies within and outside the Azad Kashmir.
Decision to this effect was taken during an extraordinary meeting held here on Monday, which was attended by members of the governing body. According to details According to a press release office bearers of the party have been issued special directives urging them to end political activities in an hour and a half and ensure security measures in view of the coronavirus.
“Keeping in view the SOPs the responsibility to organize/manage events of the party at the central level will be entrusted to a committee on the advice of the President PTI Governing Body”, the statement said adding that the event organizers will be solely responsible for stage management and other administrative matters. Those organizing events at the individual level were instructed to take into confidence office bearers of the party before holding the event in their locality. “The organizer will himself be the main person / special guest of such a gathering”, the statement added. The meeting further decided that prior to AJK leadership’s visit to any district of Azad Kashmir or refugee constituency in Pakistan, the leadership of PTI Azad Kashmir must be informed through the local party. It was decided that those who want to invite PTI federal ministers or central party leadership to visit Azad Kashmir or constituencies should take the PTI Azad Kashmir leadership into confidence before finalizing the schedule of the visit. In addition, they must notify the relevant district organization to provide assistance at the local level. The participants of the meeting unanimously agreed that Information Secretary Ershad Mehmud would be responsible for issuing policy statements or posts for social media on behalf of the party regarding all matters relating to the central organization or important political issues.