Ombudsman for
Azad Jammu & Kashmir

Mr. Mumtaz Hussain Naqvi, honourable Ombudsman of AJK was born in the year 1948 at village Miani Bandi (Airport) in Distt. Muzaffarabad. He got his early education from Miani Bandi School and did his Matriculation/Intermediate from Govt Higher Secondary / Inter College Muzaffarabad, Graduation from the University of Karachi and LLB from SM Law College Karachi in 1978 and was enrolled as pleader advocate in the same year.

He has the distinction of being Secretary Central Bar Association AJK (in 1982), Advocate High Court and Supreme Court (since 1981-1988 respectively), President Central Bar Association AJK (1996), Member Azad Jammu & Kashmir Council (2000-2005), interim President Supreme Court Bar Association AJK (2008) and Chairman Public Service Commission AJK (2012-13).

Mr. Mumtaz Hussain Naqvi was appointed as Ombudsman of Azad Jammu & Kashmir on 04-11-2015 and his oath was administered by the President of Azad Jammu & Kashmir on 10.11.2015. Since the administration of the oath of his Office, he holds his position as Ombudsman of AJK.