PESHAWAR: For giving a tough fight to the Pakistan Tehrik-i-Insaf (PTI), Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) and Awami National Party (ANP) have joined hands for the upcoming by-elections.
JIU-F will support ANP on two seats of the National Assembly (NA) and on one seat in the Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (KPK) provincial assembly.
On the other hand, ANP will support JUI-F on NA-13, NA-25, and NA-27 from the NA and PK-70 from the provincial assembly.
PTI Chief Minister KPK Khattak said that his party would support JI in by-elections on one seat.
By-elections will be held on five National Assembly and four provincial assembly seats in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa on August 22, said a notification issued by the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on June 28.