KP Chief Minister Pervaiz Khattak. - A file photo


PESHAWAR: Central leadership is likely to make Pervez Khattak as chief minister of Pakhtunkhwa once again. According to media reports,  PTI has made the final decision in this regard.

The repots quoting Khattak said that he (Pervez Khattak) is getting a second chance to serve the people of KP and to complete all pending projects.

Khattak has won his National Assembly as well as provincial assembly seat in general elections 2018. Imran Khan-led PTI is leading in the KP Assembly after securing 66 seats out of a total of 99.

On the other hand, Muttahida Majlis-e-Amal secured 10 seats, Awami National Party secured six seats, independents and PML-N secured five seats each, Pakistan Peoples’ Party Parliamentarians secured four seats.

The elections were postponed in PK-78 (Peshawar) and PK-99 (Dera Ismail Khan) constituencies which will be held at a later date.

Alongside, the PTI is leading the National Assembly tally with 116 NA seats.