PM arrives in Muzaffarabad to meet Hurriyat leaders


MUZAFFARABAD, Sep 16 (APP): Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif Friday arrived in Azad Kashmir’s capital Muzaffarabad to meet leaders of Hurriyat Conference.
Azad Kashmir’s President Sardar Masood Khan and Prime Minister Raja Farooq Haider received Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on his arrival.
The Prime Minister was accompanied by Minister for Information and Broadcasting Pervaiz Rashid, Minister for Kashmir Affairs Barjees Tahir, Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs Tariq Fatemi and Dr Asif Kirmani.
The Prime Minister’s meeting with Kashmiri leaders is being held before his upcoming visit to New York where he will raise the issue of Jammu and Kashmir at the forum of United Nations’ General Assembly.
APP/Hamza/mka/ VNS Islamabad