KARACHI: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf (PTI) Azad Kashmir president and former prime minister of Kashmir Barrister Sultan Mahmood has said that in order to avoid a nuclear war, Pakistan and India must peacefully solve the Kashmir issue as soon as possible. Addressing a press conference at Karachi Press Club on Monday, he said that peace in the sub-continent is related to the resolution of the Kashmir issue. He said that no formula can be successful without taking the people of Kashmir in confidence. He further added that in the upcoming election in Azad Kashmir, PTI would not make an alliance with any political party and demanded that the elections be conducted in the presence of the army. Mahmood reiterated that Kashmir issue must be resolved in accordance with the UN resolutions.
Published in The Express Tribune, March 15th, 2016.