by: Zulfiqar Ali Khan
Hunza, June 12: The Annual General Members and Board of Directors of the newly established local support organisation, Mountain Area Support organisation (MASO) have been finalised during a meeting held at Ismaili Local Councl Gulmit. The AGM is comprised of 2 persons from each village/women organisation (V/WOs) from Shishkat, Gulmit, Ghulkin, Hussaini, Borith and Passu.
The newly selected BoD members includes Abdul Rashid (Passu VO), Chairman, Dur Bibi (Gulmit WO) Vice Chairperson, Shah Jahan (Gulmit VO), General Secretary, Aman Karim (VO Hussaini), Finance Secretary, Malika Begum (WO Shishkat), Information Secretary, Dad Ali Shah (Kamaris VO), Director, Sifat uddin (Ghulkin VO), Director, Sahib Khan (Shishkat VO), Director, Zahida Akhtar (Borith), Director, Shamshad (Shishkat WO), Director, Najeeb Sultana (Passu WO), Director, Lola Begum (Ghulkin WO), Director, and Sitara Paree (Odver WO), Director. The BoD members have been selected for one year time period.
AKRSP will assist the BoD in registration and planning processes and establishing office. According to Rahim Khan, President Ismaili Local Council, Gulmit , initially membership has been given to V/WOs, however, later on other local development organisations will also be offered membership.