KP elections in 90 days not possible: Governor

Latest Jan, 28 2023
KP elections in 90 days not possible: Governor
  • 49
  • 0

PESHAWAR: Hinting at the possible delay in elections, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Governor Haji Ghulam Ali has said that he does not see the conduct of polls in the province within the stipulated time frame of three months. During an interaction with journalists on Friday, the governor said: “400 tribal elders have requested him that elections should be held after three to four months.”

He added: “If a province demands to conduct census first or intelligence agencies advise to postpone elections then how will the elections be held?”According to the governor, a tribal jirga comprising 400 elders belonging to merged districts demanded the conduct of a census before holding the general elections.

Published in The Daily National Courier, January, 28 2023

Like Business on Facebook, follow @DailyNCourier on Twitter to stay informed and join in the conversation.

NC Desk
NC Desk
Daily National Courier is a leading morning English newspaper of twelve pages covering all international and national political developments on 24/7 basis.

More like this

‘Govt tables bill to limit CJP’s powers’

ISLAMABAD: Government tabled legislative bill in National Assembly seeking to curtail discretionary powers of Chief Justice of Pakistan, leaving decision of taking up any suo...

Interior Minister needs mental examination: Pervez Elahi

LAHORE: Former Punjab Chief Minister and Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf President Pervaiz Elahi advised federal government to conduct mental examination of Interior Minister Rana Sa...

Imran says ready to attend APC for upholding Constitution

Lahore: Contrary to traditional stance that he would never hold talks with "Crooks and looters" terms often uses for leadership of Pakistan Democratic Movement Pakistan Tehree...

President condemns acts of desecration of Holy Quran in Denmark, Netherlands

ISLAMABAD: President Dr. Arif Alvi strongly condemned recent acts of desecration of Holy Quran in Denmark and Netherlands. In statement, he said that these heinous acts have h...
Need Help? Chat with us