Timeline

2019
17/04/2019

Housing Scheme

Housing Scheme
Promise We will build 50 lakhs affordable houses in 5 years and this will increase employment for youth. Action Prime Minister Imran Khan launched Naya Pakistan Housing Scheme to construct 141,000 houses across the country for the uplift of the..Read More
27/03/2019

Poverty Alleviation

Poverty Alleviation
Promise We will establish a special mechanism to supplement existing poverty alleviation efforts in the poorest districts across Sindh, Punjab, KP and Balochistan. Action Prime Minister Imran Khan launched ‘Ehsas programme’, a Rs80 billion poverty alleviation programme aimed at the..Read More
08/03/2019

Power Generation

Power Generation
Promise PTI will solve circular debt issue through reducing transmission and distribution losses. Action The National Transmission and Despatch Company (NTDC) has submitted an Indicative Generation Capacity Expansion Plan (IGCEP) 2018-40 to the National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (Nepra). The..Read More
23/02/2019

Foreign Policy

Foreign Policy
Promise Establish peaceful relations with all countries Action In light of the recent tension between Pakistan and India, FM Qureshi met former foreign secretaries and envoys to formulate a strategy to navigate developments in the foreign affairs department. On the..Read More
14/02/2019

Development

Development
Promise We will further improve the Safe City Project to ensure solid enforcement of traffic laws and digitization of traffic violation tickets. Action The Punjab Safe City authority has proposed to start the Safe City Project in six regional hubs..Read More
09/02/2019

Reconciliation in Balochistan

Reconciliation in Balochistan
Promise We will ensure political and economic empowerment of Balochi people. Action The federal government agreed to restore all Balochistan projects that had been dropped from the Public Sector Development Programme (PSDP). It further decided to include some additional projects..Read More
06/02/2019

Corruption

Corruption
Promise We will pursue all major corruption scandals regardless of political affiliation. Action Senior Provincial Minister of Punjab, Aleem Khan, was taken into custody by NAB for having assets beyond known sources of income on 6 February. NAB had previously..Read More
05/02/2019

Health Reforms

Health Reforms
Promise We will provide Sehat Insaaf Card to the citizens. Action PM Imran Khan launched the Sehat Insaf Card Scheme. Under this scheme, free healthcare worth Rs720,000 would be provided annually to each deserving family. Around 80 million people or..Read More
2018
21/12/2018

Tax Reforms

Tax Reforms
Promise PTI will reform FBR and increase the tax net through a robust tax policy, efficient tax administration structure and effective enforcement mechanism. Action The FBR has devised a comprehensive plan for tax reforms to accelerate revenue collection in the..Read More
06/12/2018

Small and Medium Enterprises (SME) Sector

Small and Medium Enterprises (SME) Sector
Promise We will launch a ten-year incentive plan for rapid growth of the SME sector. Action The Ministry of Industries and Production Secretary Azhar Ali Chaudhry said that government is keen to initiate policies that will make Pakistani small and..Read More
06/12/2018

Economy

Economy
Promise We will increase exports by helping the export industries which will raise the economy of the country. Action Federal Minister for Planning, Development and Reform Makhdum Khusro Bakhtyar has underlined that the PTI-led government is undertaking various measures to..Read More
30/11/2018

Agriculture

Agriculture
Promise We will incentivize farmers to conserve water, adopt regenerative agriculture, effectively control weeds and be more market driven with their crop mix Action PM Imran Khan said that for the achievement of modern technical equipment to enhance per acre..Read More
27/11/2018

Differently-abled persons

Differently-abled persons
Promise We will ensure 2% job quota fulfilment for differently-abled persons at all government establishments. Action Government of Punjab approved the online assessment and registration process for differently-abled persons. Ambreen Raza, Secretary of the Punjab Social Welfare and Bait-ul-Maal Department,..Read More
27/11/2018

Education

Education
Promise Public schools will be reformed and education emergency will be declared. Action Under the government’s first 100 day plan, the Ministry of Federal Education and Professional Training launched a National Education Policy Framework 2018. The framework focuses on four..Read More
25/11/2018

Right to Information

Right to Information
Promise We will allocate resources and build public sector capacities to effectively implement Right to Information (RTI) laws. Action Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry  notified the Federal Information Commission on 25 November 2018 to expedite the implementation of the Right to..Read More
13/11/2018

Small Dams Construction

Small Dams Construction
Promise We will build small dams across Pakistan to conserve water and fulfil local demand. Action The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government is looking to formulate a policy to construct 19 dams, including Kalabagh Dam, in order to enhance the storage..Read More
12/11/2018

Potable Water

Potable Water
Promise We will provide access to  clean drinking water to all citizens. Action Safe Water Initiative “PAANI” taken by the PTI government will enable access to clean drinking water for over 750,000 people across Pakistan. The plants have technologies such..Read More
07/11/2018

Human Rights

Human Rights
Promise Strict action will be taken by human rights ministry against child abuse. Action The Ministry of Human Rights drafted an action plan for ending child abuse in the country with a focus on prevention, protection and recovery. It plans..Read More
07/11/2018

FATA Reforms

FATA Reforms
Promise We will launch a Mega Development Plan by allocating 3% of federal divisible pool on annual basis and will fully associate the people of FATA in formulation and execution of the plan. Action The federal government released Rs4.80 billion..Read More
01/11/2018

Population Control

Population Control
Promsie We will build on the existing consensus from religious leaders of all major schools of jurisprudence on using temporary birth spacing methods and publicize their endorsement at the community and household level. Action The task force on population growth..Read More
26/10/2018

South Punjab Province

South Punjab Province
Promise We will develop a national consensus on the creation of a South Punjab province on administrative grounds. Action Chief Minister Usman Buzdar constituted a 12-member executive council for the creation of south Punjab province. The council will identify all..Read More
03/10/2018

Accountability

Accountability
Promise Publish names of non-compliant defaulters and strongly pursue large tax evaders. Action In its massive drive for the recovery of taxes from influential tax evaders, FBR identified all tax evaders and subjected them to heavy fines and penalties. The..Read More
29/09/2018

Tourism

Tourism
Promise We will develop 20 new tourist destinations in 5 years. Action PM chaired the meeting of Tourism Task Force on 29 September 2018 and instructed to formulate comprehensive policy to promote tourism in the country. He emphasized on the..Read More
27/09/2018

Water Crisis

Water Crisis
Promise We will improve and ensure implementation of our master water plan for each province and the national water policy to overcome water scarcity. Action PM Imran Khan directed the Ministry of Water Resources and Planning Division to coordinate with..Read More
24/09/2018

Digitization

Digitization
Promise We will launch the Digital Transformation Initiative Programme for digital infrastructure, citizen services and other e-government programs. Action The Punjab Safe Cities Authority (PSCA) has announced the launch of e-challan system the citizens will receive their e-challans at their..Read More
17/09/2018

Austerity Drive

Austerity Drive
Promise Auctions of cars used by the previous PM. The money from that will be deposited in the national treasury. Action 70 luxury government-owned vehicles were auctioned out of the total102. According to Auction official Mohammad Asif,  this auction drive..Read More
17/09/2018

Police Reforms

Police Reforms
Promise Police system will be reformed. IG Nasir Durrani of KPK will be given advisory in Punjab to reform Punjab police. Action The Punjab government constituted a Commission on Police Reforms and Implementation, headed by Nasir Durrani. The commission was..Read More
15/09/2018

Judicial Reforms

Judicial Reforms
Promise We will launch a judicial reforms programme that will provide speedy and quality justice for all citizens. Action The Minister for Law and Justice Barrister Dr. Mohammad Farogh Naseem announced to introduce amendments in civil law to speed up..Read More
15/09/2018

Women Empowerment

Women Empowerment
Promise We will provide economic opportunity to women by strengthening the legal framework to protect women’s inheritance rights to land and property, increasing state-provided micro-finance, establishing residential and caretaking facilities for working women in urban settings. Action Federal Minister for..Read More
05/09/2018

Corruption

Corruption
Promise We will build a Special Task Force to launch a drive to recover looted national wealth. Action The government formed a ‘high-powered task’ force comprising officials of the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA), National Accountability Bureau (NAB) and intelligence agencies..Read More
02/09/2018

Climate Change

Climate Change
Promise We will plant 10 billion trees in five years Progress Prime Minister Imran Khan launched a countrywide campaign to plant 10 billion trees. He inaugurated the campaign by planting a deodar sapling in Makhniyal area of Haripur. The day..Read More
29/08/2018

Civil Service

Promise We will transform the civil service into a merit based, depoliticized cadre of professionals. A task force under Dr. Ishrat will oversee merit appointments and will help in depoliticizing the civil service. Action Information minister Chaudhry Fawad told a..Read More
28/08/2018

Employment

Employment
Promise 10 million jobs over 5 years in sectors like SME, housing, ICT, health, education, and tourism will be created. Action The federal cabinet meeting was held on 28th August under Prime Minister Imran Khan to discuss the formation of..Read More
21/08/2018

Media Reforms

Media Reforms
Promises The state run media outlets will be made autonomous. Action Fawad Chaudhry, Minister of Information and Broadcasting (MoIB), said that PTI’s government has “lifted all political censorship in state-run media outlets”. He further added that Pakistan Television (PTV) and..Read More
20/08/2018

Overseas Pakistanis

Overseas Pakistanis
Promise We will ensure voting rights for overseas Pakistanis. Action Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) finalised the strategy to allow overseas Pakistanis to vote in upcoming bye-elections in a meeting chaired by Secretary ECP Babar Yaqoob. The registration process took..Read More