• Imran Khan

Road To The 'Naya Pakistan'

Key points

Consolidate integration of FATA with KP

Ensure equal right and respect for the residents of tribal areas, hold local body elections in 2018, launch mega development plan by allocating 3% of federal divisible, create jobs and invest in natural resources.

Champion reconciliation in Balochistan

Empower Balochistan government, ensure significant local participation, ensure youth’s political and economical empowerment, develop and implement a plan to include the local population in CPEC.

Spearhead creation of South Punjab province along administrative lines

Create political consensus by engaging political parties, launch an economical package for the new province to provide support in establishing infrastructure.

Transform Karachi

Launch a new city governance model and empower local elected officials and city government, depoliticize Karachi’s police service, crack-down on land and bhatta mafias in collaboration with Sindh rangers and Civil/local government. Resolve waste management and sanitation issues. Enhance the capacity of Karachi’s mass transit system.

Political and socio-economic empowerment of Gilgit -Baltistan

Ensure political and economical rights of GB, give autonomy to the legislative assembly, strategic investments in tourism, minerals and renewable energy. Provide opportunity in CPEC.

Initiate poverty alleviation drive across poorest district

Increase funds for the poorest districts, improve access to sanitation and clean drinking water. Provide sehat insaf cards.

Ensure constitutional rights for minorities

Protect civil, social and religious rights of minorities, ensure equal access to justice and protection, act against hate speech and violence towards minorities, minorities quota in all government departments, organize inter-faith dialogue.

Promote gender parity

Protect women’s inheritance rights to land and property, establish residential and caretaking facilities for them in urban settings. Increase presentation of female police officers. Investigate against gender based crimes and sexual offence cases. Increase resources and capacity of ‘Dar-ul-Aman’, establish significant quotas for women in local government and boards of public bodies. Launch a women voter registrations drive. Position Pakistan as ‘Asia’s Best Kept secret’ in global tourism market, develop 20 new tourist destinations in 5 years. Open government guest houses, encourage entrepreneurship, issue tourist visas, eliminate NOC condition for high potential tourist destination.

Turnaround IT sector to build a knowledge economy

Establish a Knowledge Economy Authority and launch the Digital Transformation initiative program. Implement National Digital Policy to ensure privacy, security and data sharing across all stakeholders. Establish a National Outreach Scholarship, increase access to international market, create special courts to resolve intellectual property mattes and copyright.