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 Islamabad: Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan had pledged to depoliticize the bureaucracy and police if his party came to power.   BACKGROUND Khan had reiterated the stance during his first speech in the National Assembly or lower house of parliament. “In KP, ministers and MPs will not be allowed to appoint their own …

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PROMISE Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan had promised his party would digitize the land and revenue records in all provinces if came into power. Addressing a public rally in Haripur in May, 2013, Khan said that PTI wanted to digitize the land and revenue records across the country and resolve all the disputes related …

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PROMISE Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan had promised Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) will produce surplus electricity within five years, which will be provided to other provinces after fulfilling local demands. BACKGROUND In his interview with Geo Television, Khan had said PTI was making all out efforts to make KP an ideal province for other federating …

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PROMISE: Incumbent Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif had promised to fulfill all demands of the people of Hazara region, including creation of a separate province for them and initiating mega development projects, if he comes to power. BACKGROUND: In May 2013 while canvassing during his whirlwind tours, Sharif had told public meetings in Haripur, Abbottabad, Swabi …

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Promise: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) led government, on various occasion, promised provision of clean drinking water to every district of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP). Background: Each year, the provincial government allocates a budget in its Annual Development Programme (ADP) to make damaged water supply and sanitation schemes functional but opposition lawmakers and locals complain that the issue …

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Promise: Chief Minister Pervez Khattak, while reiterating the pledge made by his government, said that it is high time for them to explore and utilize the rich natural resources of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) for the benefit of the people. Background: Addressing the launching ceremony of the very first Mineral Policy of his government, the chief …

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Promise: The Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf (PTI) led government had plans to construct Jabba Dam under the Peshawar Greater Water Supply Scheme (PGWSS) to ensure provision of clean drinking water to the residents of the provincial metropolis, Peshawar, and parts of adjacent Khyber Agency.   Background: Last year, the Jabba Dam was included in the Annual Development …

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Promise: Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan had pledged that his party wanted to eradicate poverty. Background: This was stated by Khan while speaking at a public gathering organised by the PTI here to celebrate Diwali back in November 2015. “For us Khyber Pakhtunkhwa is a test-case where we will prove that we can provide …

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Promise: Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan vowed that his party would adopt effective measures for better education of girls in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) province. Background: Addressing a conference in January 2014, Khan had said that weak women couldn’t be able to get their rights; hence education is very necessary for them. “We have to …

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