Govt has launched a scheme to to provide interest free loan to youth to overcome unemployment: PM AJK


MUZAFFARABAD,    (Parliament Times) : The Azad Jammu and Kashmir Prime Minister Raja Muhammad Farooq Haider Khan has said that government is extending 750 million rupees interest free loan to the youth of the state for the setting up small business to overcome unemployment in Azad Kashmir.

Talking to a delegation led by the central president of MSF(N)here on Saturday, he said unemployment is one of the basic issue and in this context government would launch a project to impart technical education to the student of Azad Kashmir in leading technical institutions of Pakistan and the government will pick up all the expenditure of the technical education .

He said recruitments will be made purely on merit through public service commission and NTS and NTS will be introduced in all the departments to extend jobs to the eligible persons.

He said government of Muslim league(N) has taken a difficult decision and took the public interest supreme.

He said developmental projects were given in view of the public requirements and drastic steps were taken for the socio economic uplift of the people of the state.

Steps were also taken for the uplift of the downtrodden segment of society and public welfare projects were completed to drop the fruits of development at the door steps of the common man, he adde.

He said economically the government is now self-sufficient and has collected record revenue which is a clear reflection of the public confidence over the government policies.

He said Muslim league (N) will form the government in the state again in view of tremendous developmental work done by the government for the wellbeing of the people of the state.