PESHAWAR - Awami National Party Provincial President Senator Afrasiab Khattak has said that ANP always defended the rights of woman at each forum and the same struggle would be continue in the future.

He was addressing a meeting of district woman office bearers of the party here at Bacha Khan Markaz on Wednesday.

Provincial General Secretary Arbab Muhammad Tahir, Provincial Information Secretary Malik Ghulam Mustafa and MPA Yasmeen Zia were also present on the occasion.

Senator Afrasiab Khattak said that ANP stalwarts would not tolerate the violation of woman rights and they would be provided protection at all levels.

He also issued directives to district presidents of the party to ensure woman participation in their meetings.

He also urged upon the party workers to respect their opinion in social welfare projects and developmental activities in order to remove their sense of deprivation.

He also suggested the woman activists of the party to complain in written to Bacha Khan Markaz incase of any problem facing to them.

He said that the country 50% population was comprised upon woman, which could not be ignored and deprive of their political rights. He stressed the woman activist of the party to come forward and participate in party meeting and other political activities.