PESHAWAR: A delegation of elders from Chitral called on Chief Minister Mahmood Khan on Friday and discussed with him public issues of their respective areas and matters related to preparations for the upcoming local bodies’ elections.
The delegation was led by the Special Assistant to Chief Minister on Minority Affairs Wazirzada. On this occasion, Pakistan Rah-i-Haq Party candidate for the slot of tehsil chairman Drosh Ziauddin announced to withdraw in favour of the PTI candidate Haji Sultan Muhammad and ANP candidate for tehsil chairman Mastuj Faizur Rahman withdrew in favour of PTI candidate Sardar Hakeem.
Talking to the delegates, the chief minister said PTI would contest the second phase of local bodies election with full preparations and would achieve great success with the support of public. He said that mistakes made in the first phase of the local elections would not be repeated.
The chief minister said that his government was working for the uniform development of all the districts of province adding that during the last three and a half year uniform development activities have been carried out across the province including merged areas.
He urged upon party workers to maintain unity in their ranks, adding all party workers should stand with Imran Khan for making Pakistan a welfare state.