PESHAWAR - Welcoming the ANP Parliamentary Board decision for elections, party activists hailing from Dir Upper on Monday announced to extend full support to party candidate in the upcoming elections.

Addressing a press conference here at press club, the ANP applicants for provincial assembly constituency seat PK-93 Dir Upper, including Akhunzada Ashfaq, Zubair Khan and Malik Nasir, Malik Badshah Muhammad and district president Navid Anjum said they had applied for the party ticket to contest the forthcoming general elections but party parliamentary board awarded the ticket to Raja Amir Zaman.

They expressed full trust in party provincial parliamentary board and vowed to support party candidate in the elections.

The decision, they said was better one in party’s future interests and they would fully cooperate and support the party candidate.

They claimed the ANP was a sole political power in Upper Dir and would clean sweep the 2013 general elections in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.

The ANP candidates on the basis of its previous performance and numerous sacrifices rendered by party workers and members provincials assembly for the sake of country and sustainable peace.

They were also expressed their full confidence in party central and provincial leadership.