Masood Khan’s selection as AJK President to prove better for state: AJK PM

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MUZAFFARABAD, Aug 10 (APP): Prime Minister Azad Jammu and Kashmir Raja Farooq Haider Khan said Wednesday the selection of legendary diplomat Masood Abdullah Khan as AJK President would prove better for AJK.
He said this while addressing a reception arranged by PML-N workers in his honor at Lower-plate.
AJK Prime Minister said he himself had recommended the name of Masood Khan for the slot of AJK President to Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif.
He said rule of law and supremacy of merit would be the motto of PML-N government in Azad Kashmir. He had devoted himself for workers and that their problems would be solved on priority basis, he added.
The AJK PM was of the view that all development projects of Muzaffarabad would be completed under city development project and WAPDA authorities would be asked to reduce the duration of load shedding in the state.
Raja Farooq said soon he would conduct detailed visit of the capital city to get first hand knowledge about the issues of the citizens and would try his best to resolve them.
He said such a mechanism would be prepared for the development of the liberated territory which would improve the fate of the people and turn AJK a welfare state.
He, on this occasion, also said local body elections would be held in December this year which would help resolving the issues of common people at local level.