Government of Azad Kashmir

The Government of Azad Kashmir (Urdu: حکومت آزاد کشمیر‎) is the state government which administers the territory of Azad Kashmir in Pakistan. The Azad Kashmir government consists of a President as the head of state, and the Prime Minister as the chief executive, supported by a Council of Ministers. The Azad Kashmir Legislative Assembly is the state assembly.[2]

Government of Azad Jammu & Kashmir
Provincial Government Seal
Azad Kashmir Prime Minister Flag.png
Provincial Government Flag
Seat of GovernmentMuzaffarabad
SpeakerShah Ghulam Qadir
Members in Assembly49
GovernorMasood Khan (President)
Chief MinisterFarooq Haider Khan (Prime Minister)
Chief SecretaryMr.Mathar Niaz Rana[1]
Chief JusticeRaja Saeed Akram Khan


The Chief Executive of the government is the Prime Minister elected by Pakistan administered Azad Kashmir Legislative Assembly supported by council of Ministers.

Departments & ServicesEdit


Azad Jammu & Kashmir Legislative Assembly also known as AJK Legislative Assembly is a unicameral legislature of elected representatives. The assembly consists of 41 elected Members and 8 co-opted members of which 5 are women, one member from Ulama community, while one is from amongst Jammu & Kashmir technocrats and other professionals, whereas one is from amongst Jammu and Kashmir nationals residing abroad.[24]


Supreme Court of AJKEdit

The Supreme Court of AJ&K is the highest court of appeal in Azad Jammu and Kashmir. It consists of a Chief Justice and two other Judges.[25]

High Court of AJKEdit

There is also a High Court in Azad Jammu and Kashmir which acts as court of appeals.[26]

See alsoEdit

Chief Election Commissioner for conducting general elections in AJK;

Service Tribunal for adjudicating service issues of civil servants;

Zakat Council for collecting, distributing the zakat system in AJK;

Supreme Judicial Council of AJK;


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