ISLAMABAD: In one other main achievement for the ruling celebration, PTI candidate Sardar Abdul Qayyum Niazi has been elected as the brand new prime minister of Azad Kashmir on Wednesday.
In line with the main points, Abdul Qayyum Niazi bagged 33 votes within the newly shaped Legislative Meeting of Azad Jammu and Kashmir and secured the highest slot.
Nonetheless, PPP and PML-N’s joint candidate, Chaudhry Lateef Akbar managed to win simply 15 votes.
Niazi is the 13th prime minister of Azad Kashmir and can take over the reins of the territory from PML-N’s Raja Farooq Haider.
It’s pertinent to say right here that Prime Minister Imran Khan had nominated Abdul Qayyum Niazi because the PTI’s candidate for the publish of AJK prime minister earlier as we speak.
Giving element, Federal Minister for Data Fawad Chaudhry had said that the prime minister made the choice after “appreciable consultations and ideas”.
“He [Niazi] is a vibrant, real political employee whose coronary heart beats with the celebration’s political staff,” Chaudhry had tweeted.
Niazi had gained the AJK polls from the LA-18 constituency. He was not among the many main candidates for the prized publish. Initially, Barristers Sultan Mahmood and Sardar Tanveer Ilyas Khan had been being thought of because the AJK PM.