PESHAWAR: Asfandyar Wali Khan was re-elected central president of Awami National Party for the sixth sequential time here on Thursday. He was elected unopposed as never a fellow member of the central managing council posted nomination documents against him.
ANP central election commission executed polls at Bacha Khan Markaz and subscribers of the council cast their vote to elect office-bearers of the central cabinet. An announcement declared that various aspirants had withdrawn their nomination documents before April 30, which was the final date for disengagement of documents.
The announcement declared that many of the office-bearers were elected unopposed. Mian Iftikhar Hussain was selected, common secretary. Asfandyar’s nephew and former chief minister Ameer Haider Hoti and former Senator Zahid Khan were selected superior vice president and secretary data, respectively. Previously, Asfandyar’s son Aimal Wali was also selected provincial president of the party unopposed final month. Says government policies to avoid weak instead of poverty.
Mian Iftikhar Hussain declared in an announcement that ANP was a democratic party and all constitutional needs were satisfied during elections of the office-bearers for the central and provincial cabinets. Addressing members of the central executive council, Asfandyar Wali Khan informed that financial plans of the govt would wipe out medium class and its repercussion would be extremely dangerous for the nation.
“The government’s plans will result in avoiding weak instead of eradicating poverty,” declared Asfandyar Wali. He was extremely critical of the ruling Pakistan Tehreek-i-Pakistan’s political and economic plans. He declared that no nation could survive without a powerful medium class.
He declared that Prime Minister Imran Khan inducted 22 unelected advisers and specific assistance in the cabinet as most of them served in the earlier govt of Pakistan Peoples Party. He declared that PM’s advisers did not have a secrecy oath, which was a constitutional need. He declared that Imran Khan was criticizing Dr. Hafeez Shaikh when he was finance minister during the PPP govt. He declared that induction of outsiders in the federal cabinet shown a dearth of experienced members of PTI.
The ANP chief notified the govt against rolling back 18th Amendment and intro of the presidential method. He alleged that PTI started pre-poll rigging in former Fata before coming elections for the provincial assembly. He wanted researches into the killing of a person in even at the hands of a woman in Mohmand tribal district. He declared that the female reportedly killed the man to guard her “honor.”