UAJK to celebrate AJK govt’s Foundation Day on Oct 24

Muzaffarabad, October 18 (KMS): The University of Azad Jammu and Kashmir (UAJK), while keeping the tradition of the past alive, will celebrate the Foundation Day of the AJK government on October 24 with national zeal and zest.

A press release issued by the Public Relations Department of the university, said the university has been consistently celebrating the national day since 2016 to keep the young generation connected with the freedom movement and its history.

A seminar will be organized this year jointly by UAJK and Kashmir Liberation Cell on the theme of “Kashmir: A Continues Struggle”.

The first session of the seminar will be chaired by Barrister Sultan Mehmood Chaudhry, the President of Azad Kashmir, and in his absence the Chairman of Parliamentary Kashmir Committee, Shehryar Khan Afridi will preside over it.

The inaugural session will be addressed by Senator Mushahid Hussain Syed, former Foreign Secretary and Director General of Institute of Strategic Studies, Islamabad, Aizaz Ahmed Chaudhry, former Ambassador, Arif Kamal, Director General of Iqbal International Studies and Dialogue, Islamic University Islamabad, and other speakers.

The second session of the seminar will be chaired by AJK Prime Minister, Sardar Abdul Qayyum Niazi, former AJK President Sardar Masood Khan and heads of different political parties will participate in the seminar.

According to the office of the Vice Chancellor, Dr Muhammaf Kaleem Abbasi, full preparations are underway to pay tributes to those who had rendered tremendous sacrifices for liberation of Kashmir.