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PTI’s Qayyum Niazi Elected As New AJK PM

MUZAFFARABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf’s (PTI) Abdul Qayyum Niazi on Wednesday has been elected as new Prime Minister (PM) of Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK).

AJK Legislative Assembly has met today under the supervision of Speaker Anwar-ul-Haq to elect the PM. During the session, the newly-elected members of the assembly used their voting right to finalize the premier.

PTI’s Abdul Qayyum Niazi emerged victorious by grabbing 33 votes while opposition’s Chaudhry Latif Akbar faced defeat as he only managed to take 15 votes.