Peshawar, August 05, 2013 (PPI-OT): Working Group on Local Government and Rural Development department Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has approved the initial draft of recommendations which will soon be presented to the Chief Minister.
The meeting of the Working Group was held in Islamabad at the Pakhtunkhwa House, which was presided over by Minister Local Government, Inayatullah Khan and besides others provincial Ministers Yousaf Ayub Khan, Shahram Khan Tarakai, Muhammad Atif, PTI leaders Jahangir Tarin, MNA Shafqat Mahmud, MPAs Aneesa Zeb Tahirkhieli and Dr.Iqbal Khalil, Secretary Local Government and Rural Development Hifzur Rahman, Commissioner Peshawar Sahibzada Anees and chief economist Shahab Khan participated.
The participants held detailed discussions over the structure, finances, responsibilities, authority, working and mode of elections of different tires of the proposed local government system and decided to submit their initial report to the Chief Minister after which these recommendations will be finalized. Once the final draft is finalized it will also be presented to the heads of the coalition parties in the province and members of the assembly will also be taken into confidence over the system, it was proposed.
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