By Gul Hamaad Farooqi
CHITRAL: 18 Candidates submitted nomination papers for NA-01 Chitral to contest 2018 general election. These candidates submitted their nomination papers at the office of District Returning Officer, Additional District and Session Judge, Muhammad Khan.
Former President General (r) Parvez Musharaf also submitted his nomination papers through his counsel and district president of All Pakistan Muslim League Sultan Wazir.
In previous election of 2013 Shahzada Iftikharuddin elected as MNA on APML Ticket from Chitra later on he changed his loyalty and joined Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz group.
Former MNA Iftikharuddin is contesting election for NA-1 Chitral on PMLN ticket.
Candidates who submitted nomination papers are Maulana Abdul Akbar Chitrali, Muhammad Yahya, Saeedur Rehman, Muhammad Amjad, Hizbullah, Eidul Hussain, Nisar Dastagir, former MPA Saleem Khan, Shahzada Muhammad Taimoor Khisro, Wajeehuddin, Hidayatur Rehman, Parvez Musharaf, Sultan Wazir Kha, Taqdira Ajmal, Iftikharuddin, Abdul Qayum, Abdul latif and Shah Abul Mansoor.