Gilgit-Baltistan elections: PTI seeks applications, asset detail from aspiring candidates

By Hamid Khan Wazir

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) has chalked out a strategy for the upcoming elections in Gilgit-Baltistan and asked the aspiring candidates to submit applications and asset details till July 11, 2020.

According to the details released by the Central Media Department, PTI sought the applications from aspiring candidates contesting elections on PTI’s tickets in Gilgit-Baltistan after the approval of the PTI Chief Organizer Saifullah Khan Nyazee.

The aspiring candidates will submit their applications and asset detail till July 11, 2020 and the criteria of submitting applications has been given on PTI’s website.

The PTI Chief Organizer Saifullah Khan Nyazee said on the occasion that Gilgit-Baltistan is an important part of the state of Pakistan with exceptional human and natural resources.

He said that the message and vision of Prime Minister Imran Khan is fast spreading among the people of Gilgit-Baltistan and it would be replicated in the forthcoming elections when people voted PTI to power.

Saifullah vowed that the elections of Gilgit-Baltistan would usher a new era in the political history of the region.Gilgit-Baltistan elections - Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) has chalked out a strategy for the upcoming elections in Gilgit-Baltistan and asked the aspiring candidates to submit applications and asset details till July 11, 2020. According to the details released by the Central Media Department, PTI sought the applications from aspiring candidates contesting elections on PTI’s tickets in Gilgit-Baltistan after the approval of the PTI Chief Organizer Saifullah Khan Nyazee. The aspiring candidates will submit their applications and asset detail till July 11, 2020 and the criteria of submitting applications has been given on PTI’s website.   The PTI Chief Organizer Saifullah Khan Nyazee said on the occasion that Gilgit-Baltistan is an important part of the state of Pakistan with exceptional human and natural resources.  He said that the message and vision of Prime Minister Imran Khan is fast spreading among the people of Gilgit-Baltistan and it would be replicated in the forthcoming elections when people voted PTI to power. Saifullah vowed that the elections of Gilgit-Baltistan would usher a new era in the political history of the region. He said that the beautiful region was total ignored in the past governments; however when PTI came into power it would leave no stone unturned to change the fate of the long-neglected area.  He expressed resolve that best and suitable candidates would be fielded in Gilgit-Baltistan which will ultimately result in PTI win in election by the grace of Almighty. According to the details released by PTI Central Media Department, PTI will announce the formation of a formal parliamentary board for Gilgit-Baltistan after the invitation of applications from the candidates.  The parliamentary board will examine the applications and announce the candidates in the light of the procedure laid down in the PTI constitution.   The entire process of providing data and applying for tickets has been posted on the official website of the PTI and those wishing to contest on PTI tickets will be able to submit their applications till July 11.

He said that the beautiful region was totally ignored in the past governments; however, when PTI came into power it would leave no stone unturned to change the fate of the long-neglected area.

He expressed the resolve that best and suitable candidates would be fielded in Gilgit-Baltistan which will ultimately result in PTI win in the election by the grace of Almighty.

According to the details released by PTI Central Media Department, PTI will announce the formation of a formal parliamentary board for Gilgit-Baltistan after the invitation of applications from the candidates.

The parliamentary board will examine the applications and announce the candidates in the light of the procedure laid down in the PTI constitution.

The entire process of providing data and applying for tickets has been posted on the official website of the PTI and those wishing to contest on PTI tickets will be able to submit their applications till July 11.