ISLAMABAD: Government has decided to offer Naheed Khan, former MNA and political secretary to the assassinated PPP chairperson Benazir Bhutto, the slot of Governor of Gilgity Baltistan.
Media reports suggest that the central leadership of PPP has conveyed its decision to party leadership in Gilgit-Baltistan. They revealed that name of Naheed was on the top of the list of women being considered by the party leadership for the proposed gubernatorial slot. But Naheed Khan is unlikely to accept the slot. According to a leading newspaper, Senator Safdar Abbasi, Husband of Naheed Khan said “We don’t need any office. What we expect from the party leadership is to consider our proposals seriously which we have floated for the betterment of the party.
Sources further said that Other names being discussed by the party leadership are Faryal Talpur, Bushra Aitzaz, former information minister Sherry Rehman and Federal Minister Sameena Khalid Ghurki. The name would be finalised within next few days.