MIRPUR (AJK): Aug 14 (APP):Azad Jammu & Kashmir Prime Minister Raja Farooq Haider Khan has said ‘’Pakistan is the greatest blessing of Almighty Allah for the Muslims world over next to the sacred state of Madina”.

He was addressing the main flag hoisting ceremony on the 73rd Independence Day of Pakistan at President House in the State’s capital town on Wednesday.

The Prime Minister said that Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah through a great political struggle translated the dream of freedom into a reality.

“From the last 72 years and even up-till now, the country has faced countless problems and still facing them”, he stated.

Raja Farooq Haider recalled Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah’s quote “a Muslim will never be afraid in crisis, he will fight it” and urged to work hard with commitment, dedication and untiring efforts to make the nation great.

“Being a Kashmiri, I am happy and sad at the same time today, still a part of Kashmir is under illegal Indian occupation”, Haider said.

He said world is witnessing the deteriorating situation in the held valley since August 5, it is our prime responsibility to extend all possible support to our brethren in Occupied Kashmir.

“We all will be answerable to Allah on the day of judgment, if we did nothing for our brothers who are victims of worst state terrorism”, the premier warned.