Islamabad, 4 September 2021 (TDI): The Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Pakistan, General Qamar Javed Bajwa met with the newly elected Prime Minister of Azad and Jammu Kashmir, Sardar Abdul Qayyum Niazi.
During the conversation, the situation in Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir and the state of Line of Control was discussed. COAS congratulated Abdul Qayyum on his appointment as Prime Minister of AJK. Abdul Qayyum Niazi was appointed as 13th Prime Minister of Azad and Jammu Kashmir on the 4th of August 2021.
General Qamar Bajwa applauded the services given by Syed Ali Geelani all through his life. He paid tribute to his efforts in the struggle for self-determination for Kashmiris. Bajwa also assured support of Pakistan’s Army to Kashmir and its people. Abdul Qayyum thanked and appreciated the efforts of Pakistan’s Army in Kashmir’s security and development area.