Sardar Attique elected leader of the House with 39 votes

Sardar Attique Ahmad Khan has been elected leader of the House in legislative assembly of Azad Kashmir with 39 votes.

As per details, no opponent submitted his nomination papers against Sardar Atique Khan on July 27 and he was elected Prime Minister AJK without any competition but voting was necessary to fulfill constitutional demands.

He was expected to get favor of six members of PPP, 2 of MQM and 3 members of friends group including 40 members Assembly whereas he got 39 votes.

He would assume charge as fourth Prime Minister of AJK during last four years.

It is relevant to mention here that opposition presented no confidence motion against Prime Minister Raja Faroque Haider Khan and he had to resign from the post

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