PESHAWAR - Qaumi Watan Party will keep struggling for equal rights of minorities at every platform, its chairman said yesterday.

Minorities are equal citizens of the country and QWP will ensure equal opportunities for them, QWP Chairman Aftab Ahmad Khan Sherpao said.

He was addressing a gathering arranged by QWP minority wing at Archive Library.

QWP chief while acknowledging their role in social and economic development of the country said that QWP considered them as sons and daughters of the soil and the party will make every effort to ensure their basic rights and security.

He asked QWP minority wing officeholders to double their efforts regarding identifying their basic issues and problems so as to bring them on government’s agenda at different platforms.

QWP MPA Anisazeb Tahirkheli and Chairman Minority wing and former MPA Pervez KG also spoke on the occasion.

QWP Provincial Chairman Sikandar Khan Sherpao, Provincial General Secretary Hashim Babar and Provincial Secretary Information Tariq Ahmad were also present.