PTI to undergo ‘promised’ reorganisation


–Party’s existing organisations, structures, wings dissolved

Amid reports of rifts between the ruling Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI), the party on Sunday announced the dissolution of all its existing organisations, sub-organisations, structures and wings.

A notification signed by Secretary-General Arshad Dad was shared on PTI’s official Facebook page, stating that all existing organisations, structures, wings and sub-organisations of the party at all levels in Punjab, Sindh, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP), Balochistan and in the areas of Gilgit-Baltistan (GB), Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) and Islamabad Capital Territory (ICT) had been dissolved in consultation with Chief Organiser Saifullah Khan Nyazee. All district-level organisations and departments too had been dissolved, the notification added.

The notification further stated that apart from Chairman Imran Khan, Chief Organiser Saifullah Khan Nyazee, Vice Chairman Shah Mahmood Qureshi, Secretary-General Arshad Dad, Secretary Finance Sardar Azhar Tariq Khan, Secretary Information Omar Sarfraz Cheema and Office of International Chapters Secretary Dr Abdullah Riar, all office-bearers of the party shall cease to hold office.

It is worth mentioning here that before coming to power, PTI had promised to reorganise the party.

On Saturday, Federal Minister for Science and Technology Fawad had hinted towards an internal rift within the party ranks. Fawad had said that there was a conflict between all “elected and selected” members of the government.