The AJK government has cancelled the public holiday of November 9. Earlier, it was observed as holiday every year across AJK to mark the birth anniversary of Poet of the East Allama Iqbal. “All the government and semi-government offices of the AJK government will remain open on November 9 throughout Azad Jammu & Kashmir to perform their official duties as routine,” said an official of AJK Services & General Administration Department.