Pervez Khattak is a senior Pakistani politician, parliamentarian and the Central Secretary General of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf who is serving as the Chief Minister of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. He also served as the Irrigation Minister of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and twice Minster of Industries & Labour in the past.
Pervez Khattak born at the residence of noted government contractor Hastam Khan (late) on Jan 1, 1950 at village Manki Sharif in the politically fertile district of Nowshera, Pervez Khattak received his early education at the Aitchison College,Lahore.After doing Senior Cambridge from Aitchison,Khattak went to Gordon College,Rawalpindi for his graduation.
Pervez Khattak is father of three sons and two daughters. His eldest son Ishaq Khattak, after completing his education, is managing the company that his grandfather had established before the creation of Pakistan. His other two sons Ibrahim Khan Khattak and Ismail Khan Khattak are receiving education in United Kingdom.
On 13 May 2013, Chairman PTI, Imran Khan nominated Pervez as the Chief Minister of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, the top post in the province where Imran Khan’s Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) is the single largest party with 45 out of 99 seats, the party gained another 10 seats through allocation which increased its total seats to 55. Khattak was elected CM with 84 votes, more than his nearest rival from JUI-F Maulana Luftur Rehman who secured 37 votes. He will head a coalition government with PTI as the leading party while Jamaat-e-Islami and Qaumi Watan Party will also be part of the government.
- Implementation of “Right to Information” bill in KPK.
- Promoting Industrialization.
- Energy Generation.
- Online FIR System.
- Women-centric Developments.
- Mobile Courts.
- Rehabilitation of Drug Addicts.
- Law Enforcement Capability Enhancements.
- Upgradation of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa electricity distribution system.
- Working on Whistleblower law to be implemented in KPK.