PTI shortlists names for Chief Ministers of KP, Punjab: Sources
PESHAWAR – Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) on Monday has shortlisted names for Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) and Punjab chief ministers post.
In Punjab Dr Yasmin Rashid and in KP Atif Khan have been said to be favourite for the top slots.
According to party sources, names of Atif Khan, Mohammad Ishtiaq Urmar and Taimur Saleem Khan Jhagra have been put forward from the party so far, however, final decision will be taken after discussion during meeting at Bani Gala.
It is to be mentioned here that in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly, the ECP received results of 96 out of total 97 seats out of which PTI took 66 seats while MMA, ANP, PML-N, and PPP won on 10, 06, 05, and 04 seats respectively.
On the other hand, PTI leaders Aleem Khan, Yasmin Rashid, Shah Mehmood Qureshi, Mian Mehmood ur Rashid, Mian Aslam Iqbal and Fawad Chaudhry appeared to be strong candidates for chief minister of Punjab position.