Azad Jammu and Kashmir Prime Minister Abdul Qayyum Niazi resigns

The Prime Minister of Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) Abdul Qayyum Niazi has resigned from office after Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) members filed a no-confidence motion against him.

During a press conference on Thursday, Abdul Qayyum Niazi has questioned why a no-trust motion was initiated against a sitting government. He said that his records in terms of corruption were clean.

Also read: Controlling inflation is our top most priority: PM Shehbaz Sharif

Abdul Qayyum Niazi has said that he has resigned from the prime minister’s office as his party members filed a no-confidence motion against him. He said that he is a democratic person and he will always remain with PTI Chairman Imran Khan.

“I took my democratic decision and resigned in a dignified manner. The resignation was first sent to the party chairman and then to the president.

It is to be noted here that twenty-five members from the ruling Tehreek-e-Insaf in Azad Jammu and Kashmir had filed a no-confidence motion this Tuesday against Abdul Qayyum Niazi, accusing him of failing to implement the party’s manifesto and creating a mess.