The Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Pervez Khattak has said that PTI was anti status quo force that stands for a change eliminating corruption, irregularities and favoritism. His government was voted to empower the deprived hapless people as the equal stack holder in the system.
Addressing the 50 member delegation of Pakistan Media Club that included prominent journalists, anchors, producers throughout the country Khattak said his government introduced a new style of governance, bringing transparency and making merit based decision. It also eliminated political interference in the public sector institutions as these institutions were politicized by the corrupt elements.
He compared his government with the previous once and added there was clear and visible difference in governance adding that his government faced a lot of challenges for good governance but his commitment overcame all hurdles and he started the reconstruction of the province. The efforts of his government reduced the yawning gap between the rulers and ruled and the people started trusting the public sector institutions. He said that the foundation of a new Pakistan was laid down in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and the KP government was delivering under the vision, commitment and sincerity of Imran Khan, he added.
His government gave power to the Chief Justice Peshawar High Court and his administrative committee to search and recruit DG and Ehtesab Commissioner in order to make the accountability process transparent in the province. He came hard on the political opponents adding that they did nothing but promoted all wrongs in the province but his government started rectifying the situation. KP was successfully entering the development phase following the CPEC as the province was about to be flooded by both foreign and domestic investor but he regretted that the federal government was not issuing NoCs to the foreign investors. His government was working on perception change about the province adding that he would succeed in his efforts for the soft image of the province.
The Chief Minister took a number of questions and responded them separately. On a question the Chief Minister replied his government was voted by the people for the elimination of corruption, irregularities, favoritism etc. The previous corrupt rulers have pushed the hapless people to the sense deprivation. PTI stood against status quo and brought about a change in the province that mitigated the sufferings and problems of the poor segment of the community. His government stopped corruption and ensured transparent utilization of resources. It empowered the people and brought them to the national stream, he added.