CHITRAL: PTI Chitral president Abdul Lateef has said his party has finalized him as its candidate for the National Assembly seat of NA-1 and Irshad Saboor as a candidate for the provincial assembly seat of PK-1.
He said they would receive nomination papers on Thursday and would submit them with the returning officer on Friday.
Meanwhile, PML-N Chitral leader Sifat Zareen and spokesman Niaz A. Niazi said that former MNA Shahzada Iftikharuddin and Abdul Wali Khan Advocate would be the candidates of their party for the NA-1 and PK-1, respectively. They will file their nominations on Friday.
On the other hand, Sajidullah Advocate of the PML-N has also obtained nomination papers. But Mr Niazi said that the party would finalize the names of Iftikharuddin and Abdul Wali at a meeting today.
Former MPA Salim Khan said that his party had already nominated him as a candidate for NA-1 and Haji Ghulam Muhammad for PK-I. He said the nomination papers would be filed on Friday. –Muhkam Uddin Ayuni