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Promise: Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan had said that his government would establish 10 man-made forests like Changa Manga in various parts of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (KP). Changa Manga is one of the largest man-made forests in the world, which is located in the Punjab province. Background: In his speech to a large gathering at Garhi

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Promise: Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf (PTI) had promised that it would revive the industry and create 10 million new jobs for the youth by shifting focus to skill development. Background: Unveiling a 9-point industrial policy, a PTI leader, Asad Umar while announcing the industrial policy back in March 2013 had made this promise. PTI Chairman Imran Khan

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  Promise: Pakistan People’s Party had promised in its 2013 manifesto to ensure that women will be inducted in larger numbers to offset gender imbalances in the police force. Background: Women were brought into the police force through legislation passed in 1994.  Following the law, one police station was immediately established in Sindh and women police

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Promise Pakistan Muslim League (Nawaz) had promised in its 2013 manifesto that upon coming to power, they would make Pakistan Television an independent channel. Background Pakistan Television was established in 1964. It expanded quickly and by 1974, it was broadcasting from Karachi, Lahore, Islamabad, Peshawar and Quetta. Right from the beginning, PTV has been dubbed as

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Promise Pakistan People’s Party has promised in its 2013 manifesto about bringing the infant mortality rate down to 60 per cent. Background According to the Sindh Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey 2014, the infant mortality rate in Sindh was recorded at 82 deaths per 1,000 lives birth (8.2 per cent). Sindh’s infant mortality rate was 81

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Promise: Multan: Chairman Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) Imran Khan had said his government in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) would introduce measures to end the culture of halting of traffic for VIP protocol. Background: Addressing a public meeting in December 2015 after his party member Jahangir Khan Tareen declared his success in the NA-154 by-election Lodhran, Punjab province;

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Promise: Pakistan Muslim League (Nawaz) had promised in its 2013 manifesto that when they will come to power, it will depoliticize sports. Background: Cricket and Hockey in Pakistan have been the most affected victims of politicization. After 70 years, 28 Chairmen and a host of controversies, Pakistan is still struggling to run cricket in a

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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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Promise : Pakistan Muslim League (Nawaz) had promised in their 2013 manifesto to form an independent National Accountability Commission after coming to power. Background: The National Accountability Bureau, the premier accountability agency established to try corrupt government officers and politicians was the brainchild of former President of Pakistan, General Pervez Musharraf.  He had justified his

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