3 former PPP ministers from AJK join PTI

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MUZAFFARABAD: In what is seen as a major blow to the Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP), its three former ministers and sitting lawmakers of Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) Legislative Assembly on Wednesday joined Imran Khan’s Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI). Former AJK ministers Abdul Majid Khan, Muhammad Hussain Sargala and Arshad Hussain met with the PTI More...

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Imran promises to end corruption in AJK

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No corrupt to be spared in AJK after July polls: Imran

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