Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf's (PTI) newly-elected MNA from Dera Ghazi Khan, Zartaj Gul, said that she wanted to play her role in bringing 'change' adding that she entered politics to change the system.  

Zartaj Gul spoke about her victory after defeating the powerful Leghari family in her constituency and secured her seat in the National Assembly from Dera Ghazi Khan. 

She asserted, "I wanted to prove that women can work at par with male politicians," said the 34-year-old MNA-elect who had joined the PTI as a volunteer.

Gul's parents hail from North Waziristan, contested her first election in 2013 from her new home in DG Khan, but lost. However, during the July 25 polls, she won from NA-191 (DG Khan) with over 25,000 votes more than Sardar Awais Khan Leghari of the Pakistan Muslim League- Nawaz (PML-N).

She continued, "My speeches moved people to vote for me."

She further added, "It does not make a difference whether you are rich or poor, people succeed owing to their mentality. I belong to the tribal areas which is why it is not in me to give up easily."

Gul claimed, "People look at my passion and name their daughters after me."

Moreover, while talking about Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf's (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan, she said, "Imran Khan’s critics don’t know him. Imran is a far-sighted leader who neither bows nor is bought."

She continued, "Imran told me the first day I met him that I am brave and will go far in life."

Furthermore, she vowed, "I will drive myself to survey every nook and corner of DG Khan."