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Enact structural reform to establish National Commission on Minorities

The move, the party said, will later be "followed by provincial commissions/departments".
Updated 09 Aug, 2021 04:27pm

The PTI, in its manifesto, writes that it "will enact structural reform to establish a legally empowered, well-resourced and independent National Commission on Minorities, followed by provincial commissions/departments".

Source: PTI Manifesto 2018

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Sept 25, 2020: Senate panel rejects bill for minorities (read details)

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May 11, 2020: Govt notifies reconstituted commission for minorities (read details)

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