KP Governor gives May 28 date for election in province
ISLAMABAD: Governor Khyber Pakhtunkhwa speaking to media has mentioned that he has given May 28 date to the election fee for common election in the province, ARY News reported on Tuesday.
Talking to media right here, Governor Ghulam Ali mentioned that lately the census groups had been attacked in Lakki Marwat and Tank districts of the province. “How could the candidates run their election campaigns in these circumstances,” he puzzled.
“Security situation has been worst in KP,” he mentioned. “Policemen were attacked in Tank yesterday,” governor mentioned. The workforce accomplishing inhabitants census was once focused, he mentioned.
“Our main problem is the law and order, it will be difficult if the law and order not improved,” he mentioned.
“I have given May 28 date for election in KP, now it is upto the election commission to opt for election in such circumstances”. “We pray for peaceful election in KP,” Governor Ghulam Ali mentioned.
“Our tribesmen are protesting, apprehensions to tribal elders have also been told,” governor mentioned. “I was under pressure from the nation and the merged districts. Election date was my constitutional responsibility, which have fulfilled,” he mentioned.
“My duty has done now it is upto the institutions and the caretaker government,” KP governor mentioned. “We have to honour the supreme court’s decision,” governor mentioned.
“There are reports of state institutions, it also seems to me that the elections are not possible,” governor mentioned.
“I want elections of all assemblies on same day and initiating contacts will all political parties,” he mentioned.
“All political parties including the PTI want election on a single day,” he claimed. ” Zaman Park has additionally been contacted, they have got additionally opted for it,” he mentioned.
Governor Ghulam Ali went to the Presidency for some other assembly with President Arif Alvi.