Islamabad, January 29, 2013 (PPI-OT): Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf has reiterated Pakistan’s resolve to continue extending moral, diplomatic and political support to the Kashmiri people in their struggle of self determination. Pakistan was committed to constructive engagement with India for the settlement of all disputes including Jammu and Kashmir, said the Prime Minister.
The Prime Minister was talking to President AJ and K, Sardar Muhammad Yaqoob Khan, Prime Minister AJ and K, Chaudhry Abdul Majeed and ex-Prime Minister AJ and K, Barrister Sultan Mehmood Chaudhry who called on him at the PM’s Secretariat this afternoon.
The Prime Minister said that Pakistan believed in peaceful settlement of the Kashmir dispute, in accordance with the UN resolutions and wishes of the Kashmiri people. A peaceful resolution of the issue is also essential for the progress and prosperity of the entire South Asian region, he added.
The President and Prime Minister of AJ and K lauded the Pakistani leadership for their unequivocal and continued support for the freedom struggle of Kashmiri people.
During the meeting development projects initiated by the government in AJ and K were also discussed.
The Prime Minister assured the Kashimiri leadership that all necessary funds for the projects would be released in time to ensure their timely completion so that people start reaping its benefits.
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