MUZAFFARABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government in Azad Kashmir has fallen victim to differences, with senior minister Sardar Tanveer Ilyas deciding to resign from his post:
According to sources, senior minister Sardar Tanveer Ilyas has started considering resigning as soon as possible after consulting his close associates and will soon resign from the post of senior minister.
Will According to sources, senior minister Sardar Tanveer Ilyas did not attend the first meeting of the cabinet. On the other hand, the spokesman of Sardar Tanveer Ilyas denied confirmation or denial of reports of his resignation and said that Sardar Tanveer Ilyas is out of Islamabad.
It may be mentioned that besides Sardar Tanveer Ilyas Khan, Sardar Mirakbar Khan, Akmal Sargala, Begum Shahida Saghir, Ali Shan Soni and Advisor Akbar Chaudhry also did not attend the first introductory meeting of the Azad Kashmir Cabinet.
It may be recalled that in the 2016 elections, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) had won two seats in the Azad Kashmir Assembly. Khan had joined hundreds of important personalities day and night in the PTI and played a key role in the PTI’s success in the state assembly elections. Earlier, Sardar Tanveer Ilyas Khan was considered a strong candidate for the PM’s job.
Member Sardar Abdul Qayyum Niazi had surprised everyone by mentioning his name. It may also be recalled that in the recent elections in Azad Kashmir, Sardar Tanveer Ilyas’s aunt Begum Shahida Saghir has also won, who has been made the Minister for Social Welfare and Women’s Development in the new cabinet.