Muzaffarabad: Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) Prime Minister Sardar Abdul Qayyum Niazi Wednesday said that all resources will be channelized for the promotion of tourism and development of infrastructure in the state to provide better communication facilities to the people of AJK.
He expressed these views when he published a briefing by the Ministry of Communications and Public Works here.
Minister for Communications and Public Works Azhar Sadiq was also present on the occasion. Secretary Communications and Public Works Ghulam Bashir Mughal briefed the AJK Prime Minister.
The AJK prime minister directed the officials concerned to ensure the completion of development projects within the stipulated time and accelerate the tempo of developmental activities for the well-being of the people.
He said that he had come to power with the sole objective to serve the people and no compromise will be made on the quality and transparency of the developmental work.
He said highways will be built to a high standard to provide better communication facilities to the people.
The AJK premier pointed out that the pace of work on Toli Pir to Lasdana Road was slow and asked the Minister of Public Works and Secretary to visit the spot and inspect the progress on the project.
He said that the current government is determined for the development and prosperity of the AJK people.
He emphasized the need to complete the major ongoing projects within the specified time and avoid additional expenditures on the projects.
He said that AJK’s tourism industry has great potential, and the improvement of infrastructure can play a vital role in the development of tourism.