Women’s rights in Chitral have been incrementally extended in recent years. The recent local body system in the KPK has created a lot of space for women at many levels including the Village council, Tehsil councils and District council. Fozia Bibi from Chitral, a president of women wing from a political party is a sitting MPA in the KPK assembly on reserved seat for women. Bibi Jan the most vocal political worker of the ruling party is playing an impressive role. Khadija Sardar, a district president of ANP, has remained a prominent social activist for the longest time and is now an active member of ANP.
What is your opinion on this evolving Socio-Political space for women in the mountainous district of Chitral?