The promise Pakistan Tehrek-i-Insaf (PTI) in its manifesto for general elections 2013 had promised that the party will fix at least five party tickets for Person with Disabilities (PWDs) to contest elections at each level of public representation if voted into power. The Plan The cricketer-turn politician Imran Khan led PTI following the ‘historical’ show

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Promise Pakistan Tehrek-i-Insaf central leader Shireen Mazari while unveiling elections manifesto of the party prior to 2013 general elections promised that her party would establish 150,000 seat call centers that would create 250,000 new jobs.   Background Pakistan Tehrek-i-Insaf (PTI) emerged as the newly ‘populist’ party at the country’s political threshold before 2013 general elections

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The Promise Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Pervez Khattak in December 2015, promised, while addressing an event held at Shuhada-e-APS Memorial Library in higher education department Peshawar, that KP government would establish a university campus in each of the provincial districts. The Plan The establishment of public university in each district has been mentioned in

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Promise: Minister for Local Government, Elections and Rural Development of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Inayatullah in May 2015 prior to local bodies’ elections in the province pledged while talking to journalists that his government would allocate 30% of the total provincial development funds for local bodies. Plan: One of key points of the Pakistan Tehrek-i-Insaf (PTI) led

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Promise Advisor to Chief Minister of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Mushtaq Ahmad Ghani after unveiling the budget details in June 2016 for the fiscal year 2016-17 pledged that that the provincial government has earmarked Rs200 million for the welfare of transgendered community of the province.  Background The transgendered community in Peshawar has faced discrimination and violence

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Promise: The Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa(KP) government will establish 200 smart schools in places  targeted by bomb blasts, and natural disasters such earthquakes and floods. These claims were made by KP Minister for Elementary and Secondary Education, Muhammad Atif whilst talking to media crews in August, 2016 during his visit to Lakki Marwat district.   Background: Imposing an

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Statement Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan said Altaf Hussian – leader of Muthahida Qaumi Movement – is responsible for the murder of Zahra Shahid. On his official Twitter page, PTI chairman Imran Khan tweeted:  “I hold Altaf Hussain directly responsible for the murder [of Zahra Shahid] as he had openly threatened PTI workers and

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The Promise “If we are voted to power, we will run metro bus services in all the provinces,” Mian Muhammad Nawaz Sharif, the elected prime minister of Pakistan, promised while seeking votes during an election campaign rally at Railway Station Ground Mardan in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Background The Metro Bus System (MBS) project, at an estimated cost of

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