AJK governance: JI extends support for education reforms

The two also discussed tense situation along LoC


APP November 21, 2016

MUZAFFARABAD: Jamaat-e-Islami (JI)-Azad Kashmir chapter has offered its support to the Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) government in its efforts to improve the education system of the state. JI-Azad Kashmir chapter chief Abdul Rashid Turabi on Monday met AJK Prime Minister Raja Farooq Haider. Among other issues, they  discussed education reforms in AJK. Turabi extended his support for undertaking reforms in the education department and introducing National Testing Service (NTS) to ensure provision of quality education. The two also discussed tense situation along LoC, ongoing Kashmir freedom movement and good governance in AJK. Turabi lauded the PM for highlighting the Kashmir issue during his five-day visit to Europe.

Published in The Express Tribune, November 22nd, 2016.