Federal Minister for Information and Broadcasting Chaudhry Fawad Hussain said that the Prime Minister has given three basic principles for new local bodies system in Punjab.

While talking to media persons after Punjab Cabinet meeting presided over by Prime Minister Imran Khan in Lahore, Fawad Chaudhry said, these principles include empowering local bodies, holding of elections through direct polls and simplifying the system.

Moreover, he said village council experiment in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa was very successful whereas there was union council system in Punjab, Sindh and Balochistan.