Punjab govt decides not to award tickets to relatives of MPAs, MNAs, ministers for slots of mayor, deputy mayors



On the directions of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, Punjab government has decided not to award tickets for the slots of mayors, deputy mayors and chairman district council to the relatives of MPAs, MNAs and ministers; this will also include slots in municipal corporations including Lahore, Faisalabad, Gujranwala, Multan, Rawalpindi, Sialkot, Sargodha and Bahawalpur.

A news agency claimed that Punjab government had sought a detailed report from district administration, special branch of police and other institutions about the well reputed PML-N elected local bodies members so that they could be provided the opportunity to hold top slots in local bodies institutions.