Mr Arif Hussain is contesting elections from LA 6, Hunza. He has recently returned from UK after completing his education. He is a young enegetic and optimistic candidate having potential to struggle for resolution of many issues which the people of Hunza facing currently. He is the only candidate in Hunza elections who is not involved himself in the contest but the people of Hunza have asked him to come forward and struggle to resolve the long standing issues.
He hails from a noble family of Ganish Hunza, and he is the youngest of three brothers, inclduing Mubarak & Nasir Hussain. His brothers are involved in tourism industry and have links across Europe and the United States. Based in Islamabad the family has cordial relations with central figures of the federal government.
Arif has started visiting different places for his election compaign along with notables, elders and young people from all parts of Hunza. So far he has visited Khyber, Gulmit, Shishket, Ahmedabad, Sarat and Gharaiyat in upper and central Hunzal. He has also opened election offices in Ali abad, Ganish & Murtaza abad and he will soon inaugurate election offices in Khyber, Sost, Gulmit & Shinaki.
Responding to a question Arif said, “I think I can make a difference as I have gained experience for 5 years by studying and living in the United Kingdom. I know I can use to make differences for the betterment of the people of Hunza. I have the commitment, perseverance and determination for the needs of the people of Hunza”.
Unveiling his plans for the future Arif says, “I have gained enough skills to get my voice heard efficiently and effectively. I will be organising a youth conference to get your thoughts and opinions on how to improve Hunza valley. I feel confident that I can represent you honestly and fairly. I have the skills to get your views heard efficiently and effectively. I am committed and will work hard to make your dreams come true”.
Outlining his personality traits Arif said, “I’m a friendly, caring person who believes strongly in being fair and taking everybody’s opinion into account. No matter who you are, I will listen to your views and share them withother people who want to make a difference”.
Arif requests the people of Hunza “to put forward concerns, ideas and opinions”. He promises that once elected he would produce a manifesto based on wishes of the people. ” I will make sure that our issues are represented in the newly established assembly and solutions to the longstanding demands of Hunza are obtained according to the will and needs of the people of Hunza”.