Mayor of Peshawar

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Mayor of Peshawar
ناظم پشاور
Municipal Corporation Peshawar.jpg
Municipal Corporation Peshawar
Incumbent
Muhammad Asim Khan

since 30 August 2015
Residence Peshawar, Pakistan
Term length Four years
Deputy Syed Qasim Ali Shah

Nazim-e-Peshawar (Urdu: ناظم پشاور‎) is the Mayor who heads the Municipal Corporation of Peshawar (MCP) which controls the City District Government of Peshawar.

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Local Government Act 2013

Under the KPK Local government Act 2013, the City District Government of Peshawar by the District Council is formed which is divided into four towns each headed by its own Town Nazim and Naib Nazim.

following is the number of Peshawar district council members[1]

District General Women Peasant/Workers Minorities Youth Total
Peshawar 92 31 5 5 5 138

List of Mayors of Peshawar

Party Legend

# Party Mayor Start Date End Date Deputy Mayor
1 Flag of Pakistan People's Party.svg Azam Khan Afridi 2001 2005 Dr. Muhammad Iqbal Khalil
2 JUI-Flag1.jpeg Haji Ghulam Ali 17 October 2005 11 February 2009 Razaullah
3 Red flag.svg Haji Mohammad Umar 2010 2014
4 Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf flag.PNG Arbab Asim Khan 30 August 2015 Incumbent Syed Qasim Ali Shah

Mayor Elections History

Mayor Elections 2015

Peshawar City District Government Elections 2015.[2][3]
# Party Town 1 Town 2 Town 3 Town 4 PMC Percentage
1 Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf flag.PNG Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf 16 13 11 4 44 55.7%
2 JUI-Flag1.jpeg Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam (F) 0 2 3 2 7 9%
3 Jamaat-e-Islami Pakistan Flag.svg Jamaat-e-Islami Pakistan 0 2 2 2 6 7.6%
4 Pakistan Muslim League (N) 0 0 0 5 5 6.3%
5 Red flag.svg Awami National Party 3 0 0 1 4 5%
6 Flag of Pakistan People's Party.svg Pakistan Peoples Party 0 2 0 0 2 2.5%
7 Independents 1 3 4 3 11 13.9%
- Results awaited 5 3 1 4 13 14%
- Total 25 25 21 21 92 100%
Votes Polled 485,042 32.8%
Total Votes 1,479,002 100%

See also

References

  1. ^ "Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Local Government Act 2013" (PDF).
  2. ^ "ECP - Election Commission of Pakistan". ecp.gov.pk. Retrieved 2016-08-30.
  3. ^ "KPK voter turnout -ECP".
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