Breaking News :NWFP to be renamed as Khyber-Pakhtunkwa

Posted on March 31, 2010



ISLAMABAD: The Parliamentary Committee for Constitutional Reforms (PCCR) has included in its draft recommendations, renaming of NWFP as Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa.

According to sources, PCCR has completed preparation of the draft of proposed 18th amendment of the Constitution.

After the approval of the amendment the name of NWFP will appear as Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa in clause 2 of Article 1 of the Constitution.

The sources added that 95 amendments have proposed in Article-91 of the Constitution. Three schedules and an annexure have been included in the proposed constitutional package.

The Parliamentary Committee has also built consensus on the issue of judges appointment, the sources further said.