Stakeholders Dialogue on Local Government Systems in Punjab

WISE organized a Stakeholders Dialogue on Local Government Systems in Punjab. A large number of Ex. Councilors, civil society representatives, lawyers, academia, social activists and students attended the event. The Participants demanded of the Punjab government to hold LG elections without further delay, ensure 33% women reserved seats for women in the LG system and set the age limit for candidates as 25 years instead of 21. They also demanded to remove the word" Panchayat" from the PLGA 2019.