Pakistan is in unprecedented times. Anger, disappointment, and hope are all intertwined.

Nawaz Sharif and Imran Khan were prominent political figures in Pakistan, with Nawaz Sharif being associated with the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) an Imran Khan leading Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI). 

Why is this election important?

Pakistan, a nuclear-armed state with volatile borders, a close relationship with the USA, and a close friendship with China, relies heavily on elections for leadership change. Elections shape a nation’s course across political, social, economic, and international dimensions, ensuring representation and legitimacy, making them a cornerstone of democratic societies.

What will the winner be facing?

The election winner shoulders a weighty burden of responsibilities, encompassing policy implementation, constituent representation, decision-making, public relations, crisis management, and international engagement. The challenges are diverse and dynamic, reflecting the intricate tapestry of governance.