CHITRAL: Eleven candidates are in the running for the sole National Assembly seat (NA-I), and 16 for the one provincial assembly seat (PK-I) in Chitral district.

As per the final list issued by the respective returning officers, the candidates for NA-1 include Abdul Latif of PTI, Iftikharuddin of PML-N, Maulana Abdul Akbar Chitrali of MMA, Dr Mohammad Amjad of APML, Saleem Khan of PPP, Saeedur Rehman of Rah-i-Haq Party, Eidul Hussain of ANP, while independents include Shahzada Taimur Khusro, Mohammad Yahya, Nisar Dastgir and Taqdira Ajmal.

The candidates for PK-1 are Israruddin of PTI, Abdul Wali Khan of PML-N, Hedayatur Rahman of MMA, Sohrab Khan of APML, Ghulam Mohammad of PPP, Sirajuddin of Rah-i-Haq Party, Sardar Ahmed of ANP and Attaullah of PSP.

The independent from the constituency are Misbahuddin, Wazir Khan, Amirullah, Abdur Rehman, Syed Sardar Hussain Shah, Shafiqur Rehman, Shahzada Amanur Rehman and Saadat Hussain Makhfi.

Published in Dawn, July 2nd, 2018

Opinion

Editorial

Not without reform
Updated 22 Apr, 2024

Not without reform

The problem with us is that our ruling elite is still trying to find a way around the tough reforms that will hit their privileges.
Raisi’s visit
22 Apr, 2024

Raisi’s visit

IRANIAN President Ebrahim Raisi, who begins his three-day trip to Pakistan today, will be visiting the country ...
Janus-faced
22 Apr, 2024

Janus-faced

THE US has done it again. While officially insisting it is committed to a peaceful resolution to the...
Elections in India
Updated 21 Apr, 2024

Elections in India

Independent accounts and spot reports are at variance with Modi-friendly TV anchors and they do not see an easy victory for the Indian premier.
IHC letter
21 Apr, 2024

IHC letter

THIS is a historic opportunity for the judiciary to define its institutional boundaries. It must not be squandered....
Olympic preparations
21 Apr, 2024

Olympic preparations

THIS past week marked the beginning of the 100-day countdown to the Paris Olympics, with the symbolic torch-lighting...