Muzaffarabad, August 24 (KMS): The President of Azad Jammu and Kashmir, Sardar Masood Khan, has conferred Presidential Award for Pride of Performance on personalities from various walks of life.
Sardar Masood Khan in a ceremony held at the Presidency in Muzaffarabad conferred these awards on Hurriyat leader and Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Salvation Movement, Altaf Ahmed Butt; Tehreek-e-Kashmir UK President, Raja Fahim Kayani; Tehreek-e-Kashmir Europe President, Mohammad Ghalib; and senior journalists, Tariq Naqash and Mohammad Aslam Mir.
Addressing on the occasion, President Masood Khan said these awards have been given to these personalities in the recognition of their services in their respective fields as well as in the ongoing Kashmir freedom movement.
Altaf Butt, Tariq Naqash and Aslam Mir personally received the Presidential Awards from Sardar Masood Khan while the awards of Faheem Kayani and Muhammad Ghalib were received by their relatives Waqar Kayani and Arshad Kayani.
On this occasion, the recipients of the awards thanked the AJK President and assured him that they will continue their services for the Kashmir freedom movement.