Promises

Government will lower exchange rate to Rs 98 per US dollar – Finance Minister Ishaq Dar

Government will lower exchange rate to Rs 98 per US dollar – Finance Minister Ishaq Dar

by / on December 13, 2013, 10:00 am / in Promises

  (Note: This promise tracking commenced in June 2013 and ended on October 2016)   The Promise. Pakistan’s Federal Finance Minister, Ishaq Dar, had promised to rein in the soaring price of the US dollar back to 98 rupees (Rs) per dollar.   Background When Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz assumed charge of the government in June 2013, the US dollar was […]

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I would dialogue with Baloch insurgents after Eidul Fitr – Chief Minister Balochistan

I would dialogue with Baloch insurgents after Eidul Fitr – Chief Minister Balochistan

by / on December 9, 2013, 12:33 pm / in Promises

Note: Truth Tracker uses the symbol of PML-N because it is the major coalition partner in the Balochistan Government Promise Chief Minister Dr Abdul Malik Baloch has said that his administration will hold talks with all Baloch insurgent groups after Eid ul Fitr. “A committee of the Balochistan Assembly will be formed for this purpose,” he said on the assembly […]

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Govt will give priority to education sector in Balochistan  – NP

Govt will give priority to education sector in Balochistan – NP

by / on December 5, 2013, 10:33 am / in Promises

 Note: PML-N is sharing the coalition government in Balochistan therefore TT has used PML’s symbol. Promise In the run-up to the May 11 general election, the incumbent ruling party in Balochistan province – National Party (NP) – promised that if people voted NP to power, it would increasing education funding in the province. Unveiling the NP manifesto at Quetta Press Club […]

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Government will give loans to youth to start businesses – Nawaz Sharif

Government will give loans to youth to start businesses – Nawaz Sharif

by / on December 5, 2013, 9:00 am / in Promises

  Promise Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) [incumbent ruling party] has promised that after coming into power the party would give interest-free loans to the youth to start their own small business enterprises. Addressing different election rallies during his campaign in the run-up to May 11 general elections at Talagang and Chakwal in Punjab province, President of PML-N, Nawaz Sharif made […]

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All land and revenue records will be digitized – PTI

All land and revenue records will be digitized – PTI

by / on November 21, 2013, 9:13 pm / in Promises

Promise Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chairman Imran Khan has promised that his party – if came into power – would digitize the land and revenue records in all provinces. Addressing a public rally on May 4, 2013 at Haripur in Khyber Pakhtunhwa, Khan said PTI wanted to digitize the land and revenue records across the country and resolve all the disputes related to […]

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PML-N will not abandon any flood victim – PM Nawaz Sharif

PML-N will not abandon any flood victim – PM Nawaz Sharif

by / on November 21, 2013, 6:48 am / in Promises

Promise Pakistan’s prime minister and chief of the Pakistan Muslim League (Nawaz) party, Mian Nawaz Sharif, while attending a meeting with Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif at his Jati Umra residence, said that his party, the PML-N, would support all flood victims at this difficult time. Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said the PML-N would not leave a single flood-affected person […]

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PTI to end corruption within 90 days – Imran Khan

PTI to end corruption within 90 days – Imran Khan

by / on November 18, 2013, 6:59 am / in Promises

Promise During the 2013 general elections campaign, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chairman Imran Khan promised that if voted to power, his party PTI would eliminate corruption within 90 days. The Plan PTI’s Pervaiz Khattak, chief minister of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, endorsed the party policy and claimed he would eliminate major corruption within 30 days while talking to the Express News on June 03, […]

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PTI will depoliticize government institutions – Imran Khan

PTI will depoliticize government institutions – Imran Khan

by / on November 18, 2013, 6:45 am / in Promises

Promise “PTI would depoliticize the bureaucracy and police if it came to power,” Imran Khan, Chairman Pakistan Tehreek Insaf, stated while  presenting his party’s manifesto during a press conference on April 10, 2013. The Plan Khan reiterated the stance during his first speech in the National Assembly. “In KPK, ministers and MPs would be not allowed to appoint their own SHO, […]

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Government to provide low-income housing – PML-N

Government to provide low-income housing – PML-N

by / on November 17, 2013, 7:30 am / in Promises

The Promise Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz [ruling party of the incumbent Prime Minister Nawaz Shairf]  has promised to provide housing facilities to lower-income families and ultimately ensure a house to each Pakistani family. The promise is listed in the party manifesto and was trumpeted by the party leadership during a campaign in the run-up to the general elections. The Plan […]

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A house for every Pakistani family – PML-N

A house for every Pakistani family – PML-N

by / on November 9, 2013, 12:15 pm / in Promises

Promise Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif made a promise before General Elections 2013 that his party would strive to eventually provide a house to each Pakistani family through a public-private partnership. He made this promise at a press conference for the unveiling of his party’s Manifesto 2013. Background The Universal Declaration of Human Rights, under its 1996 United Nations Habitat Conference, recognised “Adequate Shelter […]

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