Raja Azam and Pir Karam Ali Shah among Watan Card beneficiaries
Islamabad, December 5: MLA “Raja” Azam Khan is one of the beneficiaries of the Watan Card income support fund established by the PPP government to help the flood affectees who have been left destitute by floods earlier this year.
It is pertinent to note that Raja Azam Khan belongs to the ruling family of Shigar Valley, Baltistan.
Another MLA, former deputy chief executive of GB, Syed Pir Karam Ali Shah, had also obtained the Watan Card.
The local people, including voters of these two elected representatives, have expressed surprise and shock over the the trend because both legislators are among the richest people of Gilgit – Baltistan, courtesy of their ancestral wealth.