Special funds for corona affectees should be allocated in budget: Sardar Attique

Bureau Report

MUZAFFARABAD: The government of Azad Jammu and Kashmir should allocate special funds in budget for those who have been affected by the current situation caused by coronavirus, said the former PM AJK and Leader All Jammu and Kashmir Muslim Conference, Sardar Attique Ahmed Khan here on Wednesday. He expressed this while addressing about coming budget in Muzaffarabad. He said that coronavirus pandemic has increased the difficulties of the masses. They are facing worst economic situation, therefore government should not forget them in the budget. This budget is being presented in during a very sensitive moment when there are continued violations of ceasefire agreement by the Indian forces on one side and coronavirus is being spread rapidly on other. Thousands of people have lost their jobs due to the lockdown situation. In such a situation there should be great relief for people in the coming budget, he further said.