ISLAMABAD – Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari dissolved the party’s set up in Azad Jammu and Kashmir, sources in PPP said on Wednesday.

“The move comes in the wake of the crushing defeat to the party in the recently held AJK Legislative Assembly polls last month,” the sources added.

PPP AJK President Chaudhry Abdul Majid, Secretary General Latif Akbar and other office bearers have reportedly been removed after the crushing elections defeat.

The sources further said that Bilawal would form the new AJK PPP organisational committee this week.

Meanwhile, the PPP has nominated Chaudhry Yasin as opposition leader in the AJK Legislative Assembly and president of the PPP in AJK.