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PTI Legislators in AJK Assembly Files Motion of No Confidence against Own Prime Minister Abdul Qayyum Niazi – Pakistan

In a dramatic move, as many as 25 PTI members in Legislative Assembly of Azad Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday introduced a resolution for a vote of no-confidence against Prime Minister Sardar Abdul Qayyum Niazi for his “failure implement [the] partymanifesto and ensure good management”, among other alleged shortcomings.

“Resolution to vote of No confidence against Prime Minister Sardar Abdul Qayyum Niyazi introduced under Article 18 of Constitution of AJK for the following reasons,” reads the handwritten document, a copy of which available with Dawn.com.

” prime minister lost confidence of in [PTI] parliamentary party for not implementing the partymanifest, for [resorting to] bad management, nepotism and violation of merit and for without singling out Kashmir issue,” This is added.

Since the AJK Constitution obliges to name a successor of prime minister in motion of no confidence, the movers named the regional president of PTI and senior minister Sardar Tanvir Ilyas of their choice for desired office.

The resolution was signed in the Islamabad residence of former federal minister Ali Amin Gandapur, after which he was introduced by cabinet ministers Abdul Majid Khan, Muhammad Akbar Ibrahim and Ali Shan Soni. in Assembly secretariat in Muzaffarabad.

PTI parliamentary committee party It has 32 members, including Prime Minister Niazi.

how news broke, AJK’s PTI legislators were supposed to change allegiance from party chairman Imran Khan – hardly 36 hours day after leaving office of in prime minister of Pakistan – trying to overthrow their candidate in AZhK, just eight months after his election.

However, Khawaja Farooq Ahmed, minister for local government and rural development first to dispel this impression by arguing that move received the Khan’s blessing.

“Let it be clear everyone that no-confidence resolution in AJK assembly introduced on advice of and after the approval of PTI Chairman Imran Khan to thwart move PPP-PMLN communication. We are united under the leadership of Khan sahib“, he tweeted.

In August last yearKhan took everyone by surprise by naming Niazi head of led by PTI government in AJK despite fact the latter was not among list of in prime minister promising.

Above past eight months, dissatisfaction with Niyazi reportedly grew up in parliamentary party like a number of members even avoid visit official meetings called by him.

“Honestly, the PTI legislators were unhappy and unhappy with in way Niyazi led government from the day oneAhmed said.

After all, he said, Khan also realized the inevitability of Replacement for Niazi in more interest of in party and gave him the go-ahead a few days ago.

According to Ahmed, PTI passed on Khan’s endorsement to AJK Assembly Speaker Chaudhry Anwar-ul-Haq. secretary general Asad Umar on Monday.

When asked why the resolution was adopted in a hurry, Ahmed said that it was done in order to prevent move opposition of 19 people.

“Because Prime Minister Niyazi completely conceded to opposition legislators, the latter wanted reciprocate his favor through a failed attempt no-confidence which subsequently give rent him at least until next six months,” he said.

‘Package of lies’

Niazi was in Today Mirpur will attend an event where reporters were looking for his comments. on most touching his “own people”.

With smile face he replied: “This is the process in democracy, whether it was initiated by your own people or opponents. Now let’s see what’s going on next”.

In a statement released by his press secretary in in the evening, Niazi vehemently denied the allegations made by against his in motion of no confidence as “unreasonable, fabricated and of lies”.

“It’s a conspiracy against PTI government in AJK and Chairman Imran Khan should pay attention to it,” he said.

Niazi also listed what he called his “historic accomplishments” in short span of time and said he felt pain from the allegations.

Meanwhile, in related developmentSpeaker Chaudhry Anwarul Haq called a meeting today session meeting at 10:30 on Friday to debate and vote on in no-confidence motion.

According to Article 18(4) of Constitution of AJK, no-confidence the decision must be voted no earlier than three days and no later than seven days from the date of its introduction in Assembly.

Consisting of 53 members, the house permit requires 27 votes succeed.

Meanwhile, the united opposition, consisting of 12 deputies of PPS and seven of PML-N gathered for iftar at the residence of PPP Regional President Chaudhry Muhammad Yassin to discuss informally over his course of action. However, they do not immediately issue any statement in in this respect.

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