ISLAMABAD, (Parliament Times) :The Prime Minister of Azad Jammu and Kashmir Sardar Abdul Qayyum Niazi has said that the government is committed to implement the party manifesto and to resolve the problems of the people to bring about socio economic changes in the lives of the people of the state.
He expressed these views while talking to Parliamentary Secretary Javed Butt, PTI Finance Secretary Sardar Zulfiqar Abbasi and various delegations here on Wednesday
He said according to the party manifesto, the government has abolished the ad hoc act and now after 30 years local body elections are going to be held to resolve the problems of the people at local level.
He said the government has taken revolutionary steps accelerating the tempo of developmental activities in the region and to improve the administrative and economic structure in the state. The Prime Minister said that the government is working on a comprehensive strategy to rehabilitate Jammu and Kashmir refugees and to provide houses and also to resolve the other issues being faced by the refugees. The Prime Minister said that the government would start a new chapter of construction and development in Azad Kashmir and to implement its manifesto in its true spirit. The Prime Minister said that the refugees have a right to the resources of the government as they have lit the candles of the liberation movement even in difficult circumstances.
Parliamentary Secretary Javed Butt appreciated the concrete steps taken by the Prime Minister to address the problems of the refugees and said that it was commendable steps taken by the Prime Minister for resolving the problems of the refugees which had been unresolved for the last many decades. He thanked the Prime Minister for getting approval from Pakistan to build 1300 houses for the resettlement of refugees. He lauded the decision of the government for holding local bodies elections and launching mega developmental projects for the wellbeing of the people of the state.