QUETTA: Dr. Durroshum Ayesha Khan has been elected as the first female chairperson in the history of local government elections in Balochistan.
Dr. Durroshum Ayesha Khan was being elected as chairperson from Naseerabad’s union council 25 during the third phase of the local government polls held on Thursday across the province.
Earlier, Dr Durrosum Khan took oath and submitted nomination papers for the slot of chairman of the union council Naseerabad. However, no contestant appeared to contest the slot and subsequently she was elected unopposed.
Parliamentary Secretary Law and Parliamentary Affairs Balochistan Dr Rubaba Khan Buledi, Sardar Behram Khan Buledi and other notables of the district were also present during the oath taking ceremony held at Dera Murad Jamali.