Finance Minister chaired a meeting to review proposals of the AJK Council for AJK Budget 2016-17

The Federal Minister for Finance, Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar, chaired a meeting here today to review proposals of the Azad Jammu & Kashmir (AJK) Council for the AJK Budget 2016-17.

The Finance Secretary briefed the Finance Minister on the proposals of the AJK Government and apprised the Minister on matters related to the AJK budget for Financial Year 2015-16 as well as Financial Year 2016-17.

While reviewing the proposals for AJK Budget 2016-17, the Finance Minister said that the present government has always prioritized the welfare requirements of AJK. He emphasized that successful and timely implementation of development projects in AJK should be ensured.

The meeting was attended by senior officials of the Ministry of Finance.

Source: Ministry of Finance