Three parties, PTI, PML-N and the ANP, have the strongest candidates in Swabi.
The seats are:
From NA-18, three candidates are supposed to be the strongest. PTI’s Asad Qaiser will face a tough time from PML-N’s Sajjad Ahmad and MMA’s Fazal Ali.
In NA-19, Usman Khan will be on the PTI ticket. Waris Khan is from the ANP.
Maulana Atta ul Haq from the MMA is hoping to cut into the ANP to smoothen the road for the PTI candidate to win.
From PK-43, PML-N’s Muhammad Sheraz is up against MMA candidate Sajjad Khan Jadoon and PTI Rangez Ahmad. Locals say Rangez has been holding meetings with folks and is a strong candidate for this constituency.
In PK-44, Asad Qaiser from the PTI is supposed to be the strongest candidate but Baber Khan from the PML-N is supposed to give him a tough time.
From PK-45, PTI candidate Abdul Karim Khan is supposed to be the favorite and engineer Amjad Ali from the ANP is expected to lock horns with him.
In PK-46, Muhammad Ali Tarakai is contesting from the PTI while the second strongest candidate is supposed to be ANP ticket-holder Muhammad Ayaz.
In PK-47, Shahram Tarakai is running on the PTI ticket and is the strongest candidate but ANP leader Ameer Rahman is supposed to give him a tough time along with Ijaz Akram on the PML-N ticket.