Let's Rebuild & Excel
By Zahid Ikram
Elections & Political Reforms
No doubt ISI is indeed No. 1 Intelligence
agency of the world. Pakistan is an Atomic Power it should learn
politically to be an Islamic Power like Turkey as well.
پھر پڑھ صداقت کا ، عدالت کا ، شجاعت کا
لیا جائے گا تجھ
سے کام دنیا کی امامت کا
The Constitution of the Islamic Republic of
Pakistan shall be re-written According to Islam & Sharia Laws.
We have to establish Islamic Presidential System
like Khalafet-e-Rashida instead of Democracy. All
Pakistanis shall select a President directly who will form the
Government under Islamic Rules.
Conduct Elections every 3 year instead of 5
long years, to avoid tolerating a non-performing Government, the
public shall have rights to choose new one.
All candidates of MNA and MPA Seat must
represent all society according to their ratio in Society. There
shall be Fixed seats for Businessmen & Labor, Agriculturist &
Farmers, Rich & Poor, Religious Scholars, Educationist, Medical
Professional, Engineers, Players Women etc.
All ministers shall be given there
portfolio only on there Qulification and wxperance in a
particular field. The Defene Minister shall be an Ex-Army Man.
If a criminal having jail sentenced even a few
days cannot get any Government Job, Such persons shall be banned
for life to participate in any Election and shall not be
selected on any reserved seats.
All candidate must be at least Graduate at MPA
level, Master Degree Holder at MNA Level. and PHD Doctor Degree
Holder for any Minister, Senator or Parliamentary Committee
All ministers shall be given their portfolio only upon their
Qualification and Experance in a particular field of that
ministry they have appointed.. There shall be reassessment of
ministryís performance every quarter, Failure to achieve their
goals shall result in a de-seat from the post of Minister by the
All candidates must share their vision and
mission statement at one public platform, without spending huge
budget for their election campaign.
Voting shall be compulsory for all citizens
like Brazil, avoiding to vote shall be a punishable crime. There shall be Higher Voting Power for Higher
Educated Persons e.g. an illiterate Person may have voting power
of one/ issued him/her only one Belt Paper, a matriculate may
have power of 2 votes, a graduate by University/ Maddrasa may have power of 3 votes, a
Master Degree holder &b Mufti may have power of 4 votes and a PHD/ Dr. /
Engineer / Islamic Scholar may have power of 5 votes. All Educational Records may
be maintained by NADRA.
e-Voting shall be made possible with all
security measures and fraud risks elimination.
Election commission of Pakistan shall be
free from Army influence, total digital thumb impression may
implement for e-voting. The result will be automatically
calculated without any human interaction. It will be Free and
Fair for all, no bogus votes. No Returning Officers Involvement
and n form 15 required.
Sometimes we vote for a person just because we
do not have a batter choice of a candidate. While voting in
favor of a candidate, there shall be an option to vote against a
candidate. The winner must be calculated in favor votes minus
This option will also eliminate to be get
elected on lowest votes where there are many (10-15) candidates
consisting election, one out of them may win by taking only
10-15% of votes and other taking 5-10%.
Overseas Pakistani must be given rights to
There is no real democracy within most of
Political Parties, a Chairperson remains Chairperson until his/
her death, then also His/ Her Next of Kin takes over, instead of
Electing Most Senior Leadership within the party. New leadership
must be given a chance to elect!
There shall be a think-tank of at least 10
Professionals from different walks of life on Education &
Seniority bases from a UC, they will review the performance and
progress of publicly Elected Members of UC, Provincial and
National Assembly, this think-tank shall have rights to impeach
an elected member on his/her poor performance.
Parliamentarians should not get Pension and
all other benefits from the government.
since Serving in Parliament is an honor, not a lucrative career
and they may have reelected to same position again.
Retirement age should be 70 Years for all Parliamentarians.
Elections shall be hold under the supervision
of Pakistan Army.
Government shall be formed by that Political
Party which gain more votes countrywide, but not on winning
number of candidates.
Senators and Women Selection on Special Quota
should be chosen on bases of their contribution toward society
and their Higher Education level.
In the Islamic History, most of the Commander in
Chief Were Head of States or had Supreme Command of a Country.
The Commander in Chief of Pakistan Army Shall be given the
Position of the President of Pakistan. This will eliminate the
impose of Martial Law.
NAB, FIA and Police Departments shall be under
President who has no political affiliation.
The President of State on recommendation by
Supreme Justice Council shall have the rights to dissolve a
Corrupt Government or not performing well and hold elections
within 30 days.
Government always consists of Government Benches and Opposition.
In our country there is always like a war between them.
Opposition always criticizes the Government Policies for the
sack of opposition, there shall have end to this culture.
Government shall invite opposition
to present their own
alternate ideas on all issues instead of just criticism on
A candidate must be a domicile of his/her
constituency for at least last 5 years..
The Domicile Certificate shall not be used
anymore instead CNIC shall replace it. It has been ill practice
of our Nation to have fake Domicile Certificates to get
Admissions, Jobs and other benefits that they are not entitled
for. Our CNIC have the place of Birth already mentioned that
eliminate the issuance of Domicile Certificate.
A candidate of MNA/MPA name must be in the
voters' list of the constituency he/she is contesting and hence
a total ban on contesting in more than one constituencies as
Well more than one seat with-in the same constituency as MNA &
MPA would automatically be imposed!
There shall be no more VIP Protocols, Charted Flights and First
Class Traveling Facilities to all Government Officials.
Provide Opportunities to Overseas Pakistanisí
to Participate in Government as MNA and Ministers.
There shall be
prohibition of discretionary Government funds and supplementary
grants utilization by PM, President,
COAS, CMs, CJ or
Parliamentarians by their will, all projects shall be proved by
concern authorities. This will also help to establish heroism.
We shall proudly adopt our National Language Urdu in all
Government Departments, Official Communication,
Educational institutions, Law & Justice,
Assembly, Provisional assemblies etc.
List of Reforms/Innovative Ideas