Pakhtun-khwa Milli Awami Party

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Pakthunkwha Milli Awami Party
Leader Mehmood Khan Achakzai
Ideology Democratic socialism
Pashtun nationalism
Political position Left-wing
Colors      Orange
National Assembly
4 / 272
[1]
Balochistan Assembly
14 / 65
[1]

Pukhtunkhwa Milli Awami Party (Pashto: پښتونخوا ملي عوامي ګوند‎ / Urdu: پختونخوا ملی عوامی پارٹی‎) (PkMAP) is a Pashtun democratic political party in Pakistan. The moto of PkMAP is to unite Pushtuns of Balochistan, Khyber Pukhtunkhwa and Federally Administered Tribal Areas.[2] Mahmood Khan Achakzai is the current party chairman. Abdul Rahim Mondokhail Advocate is the deputy chairman and a current senator of Pakistan. Sher Ali Bacha was the first Secretary General of Pukhtunkhwa Milli Awami Party. The party boycotted the 2008 general elections in protest of what the party regarded as the unconstitutional election held by president of Pakistan, Pervez Musharaf.[citation needed]

Pukhtunkhwa Milli Awami Party demands equal rights and identity for Pashtuns of Balochistan and demand new province for them.

The area in which the party has influence spreads from Bolan to Chitral.[citation needed]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b GEMC ([Upddated]). "Election Results 2013". Geo Election Monitoring Cell. Retrieved 28 May 2013. 
  2. ^ http://dawn.com/2012/06/26/achakzai-calls-for-new-social-contract/ New Social Contract