Chitral Growth Strategy stakeholders roundtable meeting held
CHITRAL: With the help of Pakistan Poverty Alleviation Fund (PPAF),
Chitral Growth Strategy is heading towards its final phase which
covers all the sectors of development and will be based on the
basic needs of the area pinpointed and prioritized by the people
themselves taking the elected representatives on all tiers on
In the roundtable meeting of the stakeholders held under the aegis
of district government, the members of provincial assembly from
Chitral, the members of zilla and tehsil council, village nazims
and the representatives of civil society organizations put forward
Deputy Commissioner Chitral Shahab Hamid Yousufzai, DPO Chitral
Syed Ali Akbar Shah and the district heads of different government
departments were also in attendance and described the issues
related with their respective departments and organizations to be
incorporated in the strategy.
The PPAF high powered team comprised of Seemi Kamal, Maleeha
Hussain, Tahir Malik, Lubna Javid, Murad Ali and Mustafa Memon
while the round table was second of its series as the first one was
held in January last in Islamabad.
Talking on the occasion, the district nazim said that CGS will
ensure an integrated approach towards development so that no
sectors of development could get equal attention and the
development in one sector may not have inverse affect on the other
as it was presently seen and observed creating jumbles.
He said that it was pleasant to note that all the political parties
, all civil society organizations coupled with stakeholders in all
tiers are one page about CGS with which the people of Chitral have
attached great hopes.